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Alex Scott Becomes First-Ever Female English Commentator in FIFA 22

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Alex Scott will become FIFA's first-ever female English commentator in FIFA 22
Alex Scott will become FIFA's first-ever female English commentator in FIFA 22 / Catherine Ivill/Getty Images
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Alex Scott is set to become the first female English commentator to feature in FIFA 22, EA Sports' video game.

The BBC and Sky Sports pundit earned 140 caps for England during a 16-year playing career that saw her play for Arsenal, Birmingham, and US side Boston Breakers.

The 38-year-old is one of the most famous female pundits and has been announced as the first-ever female English pitchside reporter in FIFA 22. Scott follows in the footsteps of Spanish presenter Nira Juanco, who became the very first female commentator for any language the history of FIFA.

Scott took to Twitter and wrote: "Happy to finally share the news that I joined the FIFA family and will be commentating for #FIFA22! This is a big moment for FIFA, for football and women and girls across the world. It's also a big moment for me personally and professionally.

"Whilst I am the first English-speaking female broadcaster to feature in FIFA, I will certainly not be the last. I know this is just the start of stronger female footballing representation from @EASPORTSFIFA and the football community as a whole…"

Former Arsenal and West Ham player Stewart Robson will be joining Scott as a new addition. The 30th edition of the game will be available to buy on October 1.

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