Meet The Team

Alastair Pusinelli


Alastair has worked his way through the ranks at RealSport, having joined the team back in February 2016.

He has seen the move from sports into esports & gaming, with the brand a key element in the Gfinity marketing setup.

FIFA, along with other football titles Football Manager and PES, are his bag, following on from previous experience at The Sunday Times and Variety.

Toby Durant
Deputy Editor


As Deputy Editor, Toby provides content across the RealSport platform and oversees the F1 and Madden sections.

A big Arsenal, Red Bull, and Patriots fan, he’s been playing sports games since the N64 and is a self-confessed Football Manager addict.

meet the team

Phil Pangalos
International Editor & Marketing Executive


Phil is a life-long gamer, an avid fan of England rugby and a suffering Arsenal supporter.

After completing his M.Sc. in Digital Marketing he worked as a social media manager at a startup for a year.

Nowadays, he manages the RealGaming101 International platforms, as well as owning some RealSport games.

Dom Needler
Social Media Editor & Communications Executive

Dom has a passion for video games, esports and memes.

Having studied Public Relations at University and spent a year in Journalism/Social media management, he now finds himself doing all three at RealSport!

It keeps everyday spicy that’s for sure!

Disrespect Pokemon at your peril.

Sam Klein
Head of Design

A creative thinker with 4+ years developed experience in Design, Sam describes himself as a meticulous, organised and highly motivated individual with a real hunger to get hands on.

Experienced in working and leading teams whilst taking a proactive approach to ensure projects are completed to the highest level.

Sean Chimbani
Industrial Designer

Sean is an Industrial Designer in London with a passion for great design. At RealSport, he shares design projects and his design process.

The majority of his work is user focused, providing simple and effective solutions to everyday problems.

Julian Sims
Senior Writer

A life-long gamer and a massive Gooner, Julian started at RealSport by covering football and basketball content, before moving on to RealFeatures pieces.

A passion for esports has influenced him to broaden his knowledge and explore the diversity of the gaming community.

Nick Farrell
Senior Writer

Nick has been creating esports content for RealSport since 2018, having covered a broad landscape of titles he has most recently discovered his passion for Fortnite.

Residing in his hometown of St. John’s, Newfoundland, Nick spends his free time debating why LeBron is the greatest of all time and cranking 90s in Fortnite.

Tom Young
FUT & NBA Writer


Tom is a sport journalism student currently in his third year at the University of South Wales.

A lifelong Man City and Salford Red Devil’s fan who after years of taunting has finally had the last laugh.

Tom currently writes for both the NBA and FIFA departments.

Prone to Weekend League heartbreak and early elimination on Fortnite.

George Howson
Motorsport Writer


George is in his second stint at RealSport writing about all things racing!

His main gaming passion is the Formula 1 games, but he loves all things racing and occasionally writes about FIFA, Football Manager & PES titles.

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