Ever since Gus Johnson announced San Jose Earthquakes games on radio last year, the question has been in place. Would Fox dare take their top college football play by play man and transform him into the voice of their World Cup coverage in 2018?
We finally know the answer. A resounding yes.
Richard Deitsch at Sports Illustrated has the report with Fox confirming the plan is in place for Gus Johnson to become the lead play by play man for the network's first World Cup in 2018. It's sure to be one of the boldest, most polarizing, most talked about moves in sports broadcasting. What's more, the journey to Russia 2018 begins next week when Gus Johnson makes his Fox Soccer debut calling the huge Champions League game between Manchester United and Real Madrid. From SI...no comments