Aug 2, 2013, 3:18 PM EDT
In anticipation of the upcoming Premier League season, NBC Sports linked up with comedian Jason Sudeikis to have a little fun. Meet Coach Ted Lasso, an American football coach who has just been named the new manager of Tottenham Hotspur.
An American Coach in London:
His introductory press conference:
Coach Lasso on the practice field:
And Coach Lasso learning on the job:
We hope you enjoy the videos. Remember to tune in to NBC and NBCSN for exclusive coverage of the Premier League beginning on August 17th and to stop by Pro Soccer Talk for all the best coverage on the beautiful game.
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