Richmond AFC officially joins Ted Lasso in FIFA 23

Ted Lasso in FIFA 23. So do Sam Obisanya, Dani Rojas and the rest of the English fantasy Richmond Football Club in the Emmy Award-winning, Emmy-winning comedy-drama.

Electronic Arts and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced a crossover of EA Sports’ global bestseller on Wednesday, and it’s even more powerful than before. The rumors had been suggested. Lasso (Jason Sudeikis) is available as a career mode manager for AFC Richmond or any other side. Players can also Create their own pro He joined AFC Richmond in Career, playing in any league of their choice.

Even Richmond’s fictional home stadium, Nelson Road (which, in fact, is Selhurst Park in Crystal Palace) will appear in FIFA 23. The greyhound roster and greyhound roster will be available in online friendlies (one-time matches) and in online season mode.

“It’s great to be in FIFA,” Brett Goldstein, who portrays the famous bad-mouthed Kent, said in a statement censored by EA, not us. “I’m not sure this will help dispel the CGI rumors but, damn it, it’s worth it.”

Goldstein refers to a Bizarre conspiracy theory online meme This assumes that Roy Kent is entirely CGI-created and his actor does not exist. (For the record, Goldstein insisted he was “a completely real, natural human being,” doing “natural, human, basic things, like rendering and caching.”)

Anyway, Goldstein said, “I’m looking forward to hitting my nephew in a match with me as Roy Kent playing Jimmy Tart.” “He will be angry.” Although Kent retired from Richmond and became a (halitosis) analyst for Sky Sports in Ted Lasso Season 2, will start at 11 in FIFA 23.

Laso himself, Jason Sudeikis, said he was a fan of EA Sports’ football franchise and described the inclusion, “truly a dream come true for me and the rest of the guys.”

“Our cast and crew work tremendously on this show, and we are flattered that it resonates with so many people,” Sudeikis said. “We look forward to our fans having the opportunity to play, play and even play against their favorite Richmond characters in Asia.”

EA Sports added that additional AFC Richmond content will be available in Football Ultimate Team and Pro Clubs modes – including, yes, manager items for both Lasso And the Beard trainer. Players will also be able to outfit their virtual sides with a Richmond outfit, play in Nelson Road, and hang Greyhound banners and tifos in the seats.

Players and fans have done it before Modify the club in or Loyalty built To the character of Sudeikis in career modes, but this will be the first time that AFC Richmond has appeared in the main lineup of clubs.

At the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards on September 12, Ted Lasso The ensemble cast won Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (Sudeikis), Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (Goldstein), and Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series, among 20 nominations overall. The third season of Ted Lasso There is no date for the premiere yet.

FIFA 23 It launches on September 27, 2022 on Google Stadia, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X, with some features in current generation versions not available on other platforms.