Reporter and publisher, Wired868.com
Formerly a feature reporter for the Sunday Express newspaper, Trinidad and Tobago. A St Mary's College and Arima Senior Comprehensive alumni, Liburd entered the field of journalism into 1995 at the Trinidad Guardian newspaper after a stint as an English language English literature teacher in Elizabeth's College Tobago.
After working on the news and sports desk there, he moved to the more high-profiled Trinidad Express in 1997 where he as covered everything from sport to crime and politics. His achievements at the Guardian include being awarded Best Sport Story for 1996 for an overview of Trinidad and Tobago's failed world cup football qualifying campaign.
As a sports writer, Liburd has since spread his wings. He was the writer for the BWIA Caribbean Magazine and Internet sports news agency Soccer Age among other publications.
He is also the holder of a Commonwealth Press Un certificate having successfully completed a course in: Investigation reporting in the Caribbean Protecting the Vulnerability of small Island States.
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- FIFA accused of promoting new Caribbean godfather: David John-Williams14-07-2016
- Odd couple aims to restore T&T football20-12-2012
- No business as usual yet at CONCACAF04-06-2012
- Police raid football body: World Cup players seize assets10-02-2012
- Warner and the media - Ex-FIFA Vice-President is still ‘Lord of the sound byte’20-01-2012
- Sport fights back: A day of contrasts and defiance04-10-2011
- Warner walks the plank – But is FIFA any cleaner for it?24-06-2011
- Tipping point for ‘The Fifa’31-05-2011
- FIFA stunned by Caribbean battle - Bribery allegations spark election chaos28-05-2011
- Trinidad football’s anonymous victims - behind the iron curtain of Warner’s world08-02-2011
- Did English World Cup bid team really avoid FIFA’s muck?10-12-2010
- FIFA Vice-president loses dispute over World Cup bonus to players23-05-2008
- The Simpaul saga06-06-2006
- Controversial ex-FIFA VP concedes his last political post03-05-2013
- Warner’s swansong?23-02-2012
- Can FIFA spare change in the Caribbean?24-11-2011
- Caribbean football must avoid FIFA abyss30-08-2011