WHO ARE YA? Chris Dolby, Foundation Director of Sheffield FC


1) Who are ya?
Chris Dolby, 39 years old

2) Who do you support?
Rotherham United and Sheffield FC

3) What was your first game?

4) What do you do for a job?
Foundation Director of the World’s First Football Club, Sheffield FC

5) Have you played/worked for any football clubs?
Rotherham United, Bradford City, Alfreton Town, Hyde United, Staleybridge Celtic, Bradford PA and Sheffield FC.

6) How did you get into it?
Played professional football from the age of 17 then went into community coaching and academy coaching at the age of 24

7) What do you get out of it?
Total satisfaction of giving something back to the game

8) What advice would you give someone wanting to follow in your stud marks/footsteps?
Work hard but enjoy the game!

9) If you could do it all again what would you change?
I would have enjoyed the experience more!

10) Who’s your footballing hero?
Ryan Giggs

Many thanks, Chris.


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