David Johnson

David Johnson is a journalist and a lifelong Stoke City fan. At 42, he is just too young to remember the club’s solitary major triumph - victory in the 1972 League Cup.  He lives in Congleton, Cheshire, with his wife and son.

Tie Me to the Mast

David Johnson, who works for the Stoke Sentinel newspaper, wanted to go to Stoke City's first match of the season. The problem was it was at Cardiff and as the proud father of his first child he had already used up his weekly 'pass' by going out with his wife…