The battle was actual for Carlton Cole on his talkSPORT debut on Wednesday, as he appeared to endure from a case of the Alan Brazils.
The previous West Ham striker was making his first look as a daily co-host on the talkSPORT airwaves on Wednesday however bought a bit tongue tied at one level!
Common Breakfast listeners will know all about Alan Bernard Brazil’s struggles, as he usually will get in a muddle making an attempt to pronounce a few of the most elementary phrases – who can neglect his iconic ‘deepeths depths’ second?
And us at talkSPORT towers couldn’t assist however chuckle when Cole was left stumbling over the identical phrase Mr Brazil usually journeys over – ‘hypocritical’.
It may’t be that arduous, can it? It’s fairly primary English, that.
Effectively… apparently not.
And, as per regular, Ally McCoist was so hysterical he may barely breathe, whereas Laura Woods made a noise that wouldn’t have sounded misplaced in Jurassic Park.
And it’s a superb factor Carlton is an efficient sport, as he was getting loads of stick on Twitter, together with from just a few former Hammers teammates!
He took it on the chin, although. What a bloke.
Welcome to talkSPORT Carlton!
It goes with out saying that we will’t look ahead to when he’s within the studio with Huge Al – what a combo!
And on that word, if that bought you laughing, check out some highlights of Mr Brazil’s most hilarious pronunciation blunders!