The season 2 of Apple TV+ series Ted Lasso has acquired universally optimistic crucial reception. The Jason Sudeikis-led series has scored an ideal 100 per cent on review aggregation web site Rotten Tomatoes after 24 evaluations.
The crucial consensus reads, “As comforting as a buttery biscuit from a friend, Ted Lasso’s sophomore season is a feel-good triumph that plays into the show’s strengths while giving its supporting team more time on the pitch.”
The series, developed by Sudeikis, Bill Lawrence, Joe Kelly, and Brendan Hunt, is a couple of midwestern American soccer coach, the titular Ted Lasso, who one way or the other finds himself as a coach to AFC Richmond, an English soccer group. Possessing oodles of optimism and an virtually superhuman degree of emotional intelligence and persistence, Lasso quickly wins over the English gamers and the audiences to the shock of many.
The series’ inaugural season got here as a balm to many a struggling soul final yr. It seems the second season is even higher.
Rolling Stone’s Alan Sepinwall mentioned whereas the season’s starting stumbles a bit, “the creative team handles this tough new assignment with the kind of aplomb that would merit enthusiastic attaboys from Ted.”
IndieWire’s Ben Travers wrote, “Ted Lasso still feels like Ted Lasso,” and whereas there can be much more to say concerning the season as soon as everybody has seen it, for now, that’s an unbelievable aid – and a formidable triumph.”
Vanity Fair’s Maureen Ryan wrote, (*2*)
Slashfilm’s Ben Pearson mentioned the second season “is not afraid to challenge your notions of what Ted Lasso can be, and if you’re anticipating settling in for a new dopamine hit like the one that helped you get through 2020, this updated formula will jolt you out of a passive viewing.”
The Playlist’s Brian Tallerico mentioned, “The folksy charm meter is sometimes turned up a bit too high, even in comparison to year one, but there’s so much to like here that it feels like fans will be satisfied and possibly even a bit surprised.”
Ted Lasso season premieres with its first episode on July 23.