Jason Sudeikis leaving SNL, on to greener pastures, but he did this incredible promo for NBC Sports on his way to being a movie star or getting his own series or something. NBC Sports will be airing the upcoming English Premier League season in the states, which will probably the most exposure that soccer gets outside of the US playing in the World Cup.
Americans love sports, their sports. Soccer has always been ‘foreign’ and poking fun at the differences between Football and Football is going to happen.
On a side note, I hate it when commentators use baseball analogies to explain soccer. Dumb, dumb, dumb.