Meet The Team

Alastair Pusinelli
Editor-in-Chief

@pusi_11

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

@TobyDurant

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.

Sam Klein
Head of Design
@sam_klein

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.

Dom Needler
Social Media Editor & Communications Executive
@DominicNeedler

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.

Sean Chimbani
Industrial Designer
@sean_design1

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
In-house Writer
@julianxsaul

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.

Phil Pangalos
Content Marketing Executive

@philpangalos_

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 you can find him writing about FIFA and other games in the RealSport office.

Nick “myst” Farrell
Senior Writer
@NickFarrell91

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.

George Howson
Motorsport Writer

@GHSports123

George is in his second stint at RealSport writing about all things eMotorsport. His main gaming passion is the Formula 1 games, but he loves all things racing and occasionally writes about the FIFA and PES titles.

Tom Young
NBA Writer

@tomyoungSJ

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.

Callum Inwood
Junior Writer

@callyjy

Callum is currently studying business management at university. When he’s not studying he’s playing games and following the esports scene, tapping into his knowledge in Call of Duty, Fortnite and FIFA.

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