Jim Beglin was made to apologize after incorrectly referring to Manchester City’s stadium as the ‘Emptyhad’ on television.

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The 58-year-old was announcing the game for Premier League Television on Saturday versus Chelsea.

And with 38 minutes left on the clock, he made his blunder due to a slip of the tongue.

“You can hear the annoyance around the Emptyhad because… the Etihad,” Beglin stated.

The ex-Liverpool and Leeds left-back, who also works for BT Sport, certainly made an unintentional error.

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After that, he apologized to the club and its supporters on Twitter.

“I have the greatest respect for Manchester City Football Club,” Beglin wrote.

“In no way was my verbal error today intended to cause City fans any offence.”

Rival fans have frequently used the moniker ‘Emptyhad’ to criticize the club’s lack of support and atmosphere at their 54,000-seater Etihad stadium.

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Pep Guardiola even called for more fans to attend games following a Champions League win in September which recorded 16,000 empty seats.

City believes they are unfairly maligned in the media due to a dearth of former players.

According to the Daily Mail, Beglin’s blunder was not well received by City officials, who protested to broadcasters Premier League Productions during the game.

They were, however, happier at the end of the game after Kevin De Bruyne’s goal gave them a 1-0 victory over Chelsea.

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