LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles Football Club to conduct Ted Lasso Night during Wednesday night’s sold-out Major League Soccer game against Sporting Kansas City, complete with freebies and other themed promotions related to AppleTV football comedy +.
Actors Brendan Hunt, Cristo Fernandez and Moe Jeudy-Lamour, along with executive producer Bill Lawrence, are expected to appear at the fan fest, which begins at 4 p.m. on Christmas Tree Lane next to Banc of California Stadium and the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. .
The fan fest will include Ted Lasso cookies, soccer darts, games and a disc jockey.
The first 10,000 Banc of California Stadium fans will receive a “Ted Lasso” “Believe” rally towel.
Hunt will be the honorary falconer. One of the team’s four hawks is released before the start of each game for a pre-match flight down the middle of the field, chasing a decoy from the opponent’s crest.
Hunt received an Outstanding Supporting Actor in an Emmy-nominated comedy series for his portrayal of Coach Beard, Lasso’s silent assistant and longtime friend.
Hunt also received two outstanding nominations for a comedy series at the Emmy Awards. He is among the producers of the series credited with a nomination for the nomination of “Ted Lasso” for an outstanding comedy series.