I think that's them all answered. Enjoyed doing it. Thanks for the interest. Keep the faith. Spy
Answered some. More later!
First game: 1959, Chelsea 1 Everton 0
First game reporting on Chelsea: 1979, Norwich 2 Chelsea 0 (for local newspapers including Chelsea News)
First game working with Chelsea: 1986, Chelsea 2 Nottm Forest 6 (Clubcall broadcast)
First game on-pitch host: 1992, Chelsea 1 Man Utd 1
Work with Chelsea: Clubcall reporter 1986 until it ended; Ken Bates Hotline editor; Onside newspaper editor 1991-2004; pitch host 1992-now; matchday programme editor 1994-2004; website news editor (can't remember the years); Channel Chelsea (can't remember the years); Chelsea TV 2001-now
During the 2014/15 season I stopped working away games for Chelsea TV and have returned to the crowd. And, yes, I pay for my tickets! See you at Palace.
Since 2010 I've hosted a breakfast radio show on football in USA, 'The Football Show' on SiriusXM. They call me 'Spy' too but also the Big Blue Head!
Supporting your team is not a love affair or a marriage or family relationship. It's an addiction, a wonderful one with false highs and false lows.
Answers start Sunday morning