What makes a good football manager? FFT sits down with Jason Sudeikis, star of new Premier League comedy Ted Lasso

Ted Lasso
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From Mike Bassett to Sunderland 'Til I Die, tales of football management ineptitude always make for addictive TV. Fans of the genre are in for their biggest face-palming treat yet, with the release of new sitcom Ted Lasso

The 10-episode series, available to stream on Apple TV+ from August 14, follows the bumbling efforts of its titular character as he attempts to make the jump from college football (the American kind) to the world of Premier League “soccer”. Ahead of its release, FourFourTwo had the pleasure of a virtual sit-down with its co-writer and star Jason Sudeikis, he of We’re the Millers, Horrible Bosses and The Angry Birds Movie

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