Julien Laurens is a football writer who is a staple of BT Sport's Champions League Goals Show team.

The Ligue 1 afficionado was part of the hugely popular European Football Show alongside James RichardsonJames Horncastle and Raphael Honigstein until its conclusion at the end of the 2016-17 season.

That quartet now provide expert insight on Europe's top teams on every Champions League group-stage evening as viewers watch the goals as they go in across the continent.

Julien is also a regular studio guest for our live Europa League coverage.

In addition to his BT Sport work, Julien writes for the likes of the Guardian and ESPN.