EA announces the partnership dedicated to Ted Lasso.
Today Electronic Arts And Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment officially announced the arrival of AFC Richmond in FIFA 23thus allowing all fans of the famous TV series Ted Lasso to be able to play with their favorite team in multiple game modes, including Career Mode, Kick Off, Online Friendlies and Online Seasons.
FIFA 23 is also ready to welcome Ted Lasso and AFC Richmond
In addition, a whole series of objects from theAFC Richmondincluding kits, cheer items, Manager items and other content, will also be available to unlock in FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT) and Pro Clubs.
Besides, yes, as one might expect the beloved too Ted Lasso from Jason Sudeikis will be available as a selectable coach of theAFC Richmond in Career mode, thus being able to drive both theAFC Richmond than any other team available in the title.
Players can also create their own manager or select a real licensed manager to take control of theAFC Richmondor even create a player and join the team ofAFC Richmond in a league of their choice in that of FIFA 23.
Jason Sudeikisfresh Emmy Awars winner, commented on this important announcement with the following statements:
“I am truly fortunate and deeply grateful to have experienced many special moments in my career so far, and I consider this experience to be among the best. As a longtime EA SPORTS FIFA fan, having Ted Lasso and the entire AFC Richmond squad in the new version of the game is truly a dream come true for me and the rest of the guys.
Our cast and crew work hard on this show and we are flattered that it resonates with so many people. We can’t wait for our fans to have the opportunity to play with, play as, and even play against their favorite AFC Richmond characters. ”
David JacksonVP of the Brand for EA SPORTS FIFA, stated the following:
“In a short time and with limited experience, Ted Lasso has become a cultural phenomenon, bringing the passion of football and the power of faith to millions of fans around the world. We are thrilled to welcome both Ted and AFC Richmond to FIFA 23 ”.
Related content in FUT and Pro Clubs will be available through Achievements, Challenges and Rewards, designed to be achieved by all players from launch. This includes items from managers Ted Lasso and Coach Beard, AFC Richmond kits and other FUT items for clubs and stadiums, including badges, flags and more, as well as the Nelson Road Stadium included in the Pro Clubs.