Fallout from the former Sky Sports pundit’s view on female referees continues as his digital voice duty stops at 11.
Sitting alongside Martin Tyler in a recording studio for three weeks will be Alan Smith, taking up the seat of Andy Gray – promptly followed by those sound samples being chopped up to amuse everyone as they play FIFA 12 later in the year.
Joining them will be a second team, with Clive Tyldesley and Andy Townsend popping up for alternative matches.
FIFA 12 is of course the "must have update to FIFA 11, 10, 09, 08, etc" and regarded as a tent-pole game in the calendar. It’ll be available at the end of September.
Hat tip to Digital Spy.