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Channel 4's Gogglebox introduce surprise new best friend cast members mid show

Gogglebox surprisingly introduced two new cast members mid show on Friday's episode.

As the new faces appeared on screen, the Channel 4 show posted on Twitter to welcome them properly. They posted an image of the two women next to each other, as they wrote: "Meet our new Goggleboxers, best friends Danielle and Daniella. #newbies #Gogglebox."

Fans were delighted to spot the new faces, from Leeds. They rushed to the comments and hashtag to make them feel welcome.

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Ethan said: "They’re already a laugh." Greg said: "New Goggleboxers alert! #Gogglebox."

Laura said: "Ooh new people #Gogglebox." Matt said: "Danielle and Danilella? new ones? #Gogglebox"

With the women's witty sense of humours already shining through, their close friendship being clear and their names being similar, some fans compared them to former cast members Sandi and Sandra. Paul said: "Sandi and Sandra reborn #Gogglebox."

Ben said: "Sandi and Sandra are back #Gogglebox". Anne Marie added: "Gogglebox totally replacing Sandra and Sandi with Danielle and Daniella. So far so good #channel4 #gogglebox."

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