DANCING On Ice was only one week old when someone left the show.
But it wasn't one of the celebs, instead commentator Matt Chapman decided to quit. Meet his replacement and talkSPORT host Sam Matterface.
A lifelong Chelsea fan Sam is a very familiar face and voice to football fans
Dancing On Ice hosts Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield didn't mention Matt Chapman leaving [ITV]
Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield kicked off the second episode of Dancing On Ice 2018 on Sunday.
But fans were confused as Holly and Phil failed to mention Matt Chapman leaving the show, or him
Sam Matterface [left] is replacing Matt Chapman on Dancing On Ice [Sam Matterface/Twitter]
Dancing On Ice kicked off last week, with Matt Chapman replacing the former late legendary broadcaster Tony Gubba as the voice for the programme.
However, Matt went on to be awkwardly axed after just one episode due to viewer backlash,
The much-anticipated relaunch of Dancing On Ice is back with a bang after being off air for three years.
But there’s already been a shock axing, as the new voice over star Matt Chapman was dropped from the ITV series after complaints from viewers.
Matt has since spoken out about leaving
Dancing On Ice: Matt Chapman was reportedly axed by ITV, and he's now confirmed his exit [ITV]
Matt Chapman, the new voice over for Dancing On Ice, confirmed on ITV4 today that he would definitely not be back on the ITV series.
But Matt shared no hard feelings towards show
Dancing On Ice: Matt Chapman was reportedly axed by ITV [ITV]
The commentator angered viewers during Dancing On Ice's launch show, with several fans complaining about his vocals and presenting style.
In fact, several fans were so annoyed they even called for the star to be axed from his post.
TALKSPORT host Sam Matterface has been hired as the new Dancing On Ice commentator replacing Matt Chapman, the Sun’s Bizarre column can reveal.
Matt yesterday quit the ITV show after one episode due to a clash of schedules.
Sam, who used to be on the faces of Sky Sports News,