Meet The Team

Simon Phillips | Chief Editor/Website Owner


Simon has a background of reporting on Chelsea for the last 15 years, contributing for a number of publications including the Chelsea Website, The International Business Times, Transfer News Central and The Chelsea Fancast. A passionate supporter since around 1989!

Terry Sazio | Senior Writer/News Editor/Admin Support

A fan since 1988, Terry offers passionate thoughts and opinions on everything that is Chelsea Football Club. With 10+ years of experience in Football Journalism across many platforms – including FourFourTwo – Terry can be found talking about Chelsea and other football topics on a daily basis on Twitter with his growing community – @sazio1984.

Dan McCarthy | Senior Writer/Admin Support

A former Chelsea academy player, and now full-time football coach, Dan brings an extensive insight into the modern game, spanning over 20 years. A season ticket holder also, you can find Dan on Twitter @MaccaSport, channeling his experiences now into writing!

James PG | Senior Writer/Admin Support

James is an author, blogger and podcaster living in London. He’s been a Chelsea fan since 1983 and gets to as many games as he can. You can find him on Twitter here @PGCFC001.

Danyal Khan | Match Reporter/Analyst

Danyal has been a passionate Chelsea fan since 2005. He is a student sports journalist in his first year at the University of Gloucestershire. An ambitious journalist with experience writing for and the Chelsea Echo. You can find me on Twitter here @DKMatchreports.

Chris Wright | 90s Expert Writer

Massive Chelsea supporter since 1988, and a season ticket holder of 20 years. Giving my opinions on all things Chelsea, especially trips down memory lane! You can follow Chris on Twitter using @ChrisWrightzz.

Liam Wilson | General Writer/Analyst


Liam is a trainee sports journalist and already has a vast amount of experience in the industry, including writing for various websites and football clubs. Being one of the youngest writers on the team, he brings a fresh outlook on all things Chelsea and specialises in feature articles – @liam98wilson.

Kevin Peacock | Match Previews/Predicted Line-Ups

Kevin has supported Chelsea since they were owned by actual Roman’s, not just one – well 1972 anyway. Part supporter, part fan he gets to games as often as he can. Currently, the much-valued historian with The Pride of London, he has previously written for Caught Offside and co-edited Vital Chelsea. You’ll find Kevin on Twitter @techlec2000.

Sarav | General Analyst

A financial analyst by profession, Sarav writes detailed analysis of everything he finds interesting about Chelsea. He has promised himself that he will be a billionaire before he turns 36. Sarav has three dreams: Building his dream company, Eradicating homelessness and Buying Chelsea Football Club. His Twitter handle is: @Sarav61565716.

Joe Martin | Writer/Editor

Joe is currently 16 years of age and studying his A Levels. He plans to get into finance and hopefully integrate this with the sport. Journalism is another career path that is of interest to Joe, who can be followed on twitter @JMartinCFC.

Ayden Malek | Analytics Expert

Ayden is a passionate Chelsea supporter with a strong community following on Twitter (@AddictedToCFC). Outside of Chelsea he takes a strong interest in numbers and writing code to fuel his footballing gambling hobby! You can hear his thoughts on Chelsea also on his podcast, simply titled ‘The Ten Minute Football Podcast’.

Paree | Writer/Admin Support

Paree is a passionate match going fan who has plenty of experience writing about the club he loves. He loves to play football and many other sports too. Paree does a lot of behind the scenes work with The Chelsea Echo, and loves to be involved especially being an admin. If you’ve got any questions for him, ask him on his twitter handle @acparee!

Daniel Childs | Writer/Editor

Daniel started supporting Chelsea at the age of five. From a family of Chelsea fans, living in West London, the club became a big part of his life and he’s shared his passion for the club through writing online for WAGNH, Pride of London and his own blog, Every Other Saturday. Other than writing he ran his own YouTube channel, SonOfChelsea and hosts The Blue is The Colour Podcast Twitter handle – @SonOfChelsea.

Abdulwakeel | Writer/Editor

Abdulwakeel is a regular match going fan with plenty of experience writing sport and academic articles. He has been a Chelsea fan for over 15 years and witnessed all ups and downs that comes with supporting the club during that period. Outside of football, he is a Web Developer and a PhD student of Computing and lives in London. You can reach him on twitter at @__tunde.

Emma Hartley | Writer/ Editor

Emma started supporting the Blues when she was just 9 years old and is a very passionate Chelsea football club supporter. Currently studying Football Journalism at the University of Derby Emma lives and breathes football. She writes regular articles and has her own Youtube channel Emma CFC TV.

Jimmy Funnell | News & General Writer/Admin Support

Born and bred in Bromley, Jimmy is a passionate author and podcaster who currently lives in Austria and aspires to become a sports journalist. Also a writer for the Chelsea blog “We Ain’t Got No History” and having featured once on the official Chelsea website, he’s a graduate of English and American studies at the University of Vienna and is currently finishing his Master degree in British Literature and Cultural studies next to his writing. You can find Jimmy on Twitter under @JimmyFunnellCFC or on his podcast @Attackingtwopod!

Dean Laughton | Writer/Editor

A south London native, Dean is a lifelong fan and has followed the Blues all around the country. Through close ties to the fan base and coaching experience with AFC Wimbledon, Dean offers opinions on both the feeling off the pitch and matters on the pitch. You can find Dean on Twitter here @dlaughton4