Ted Lasso returns: Jason Sudeikis football coach comes back for NBC Sports Premier League coverage (VIDEO).

Everyone’s Favorite American Soccer Coach Returns

Brow Beat
Slate's Culture Blog
Aug. 8 2014 12:01 PM

Everyone’s Favorite American Soccer Coach Returns

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A year ago, NBC and Jason Sudeikis introduced us to Ted Lasso, ill-fated American coach of Tottenham Hotspur. The character was a shrewd way to both mock and celebrate American ignorance of soccer, and so of course, with the Premier League about to return to NBC, they have brought him back.

If you’d like additional guidance for how to follow soccer for the rest of the year, don’t miss this handy guide from The Spot

David Haglund is a senior editor at Slate. He runs Brow Beat, Slate's culture blog.

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