Ted Lasso acquiesces to demands, sends 50 boxes of biscuits to Wrexham AFC

Ted Lasso, or rather Apple TV+, has caved to demands from actors Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney, the new owners of football club Wrexham AFC who in August threatened to sue over a “Ted Lasso” joke if tasty, tasty biscuits were not delivered before the team’s season opener.

Wrexham AFC with BiscuitsIn a letter from the desk of “RR McReynolds,” Reynolds (“Deadpool,” “Free Guy”) and McElhenney (“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” “Mythic Quest”) took umbrage with a joke from a recent episode of “Ted Lasso” that poked fun at the pair’s business venture.The gag in question came from “Higgins,” a character played by Jeremy Swift, who in episode “Rainbow” cast doubt on the purchase of the Welsh soccer team. “Higgins” referenced Wrexham AFC’s new owners, admitting that he “can’t tell if them buying the club is a joke or not.”

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