Manan Goel is an F1 writer at EssentiallySports, who graduated in literature from the University of Delhi before discovering his passion for the world of Formula 1. With over 400 published articles, his writing reflects his in-depth knowledge of the sport and his ability to provide unique insights. Manan's passion for F1 began when he first saw Sebastian Vettel's exhilarating drives with Red Bull. He later became enamored with the aggressive driving and passion of Max Verstappen. His love for Real Madrid also stands strong as a testament to his passion for sports, with Fede Valverde being his pick for the future king of the club. In addition to sports, Manan's curiosity extends to pop culture and politics. He believes in the importance of staying informed and using his platform to bring attention to important issues. In his free time, he enjoys learning about the history of the world, and this thirst for knowledge reflects in his writing, which is always well-researched and thought-provoking.