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Here’s What Happened When NFL Star Nick Mangold Labelled Premier League Teams On A Map

The New York Jets center took a pen out of his legendary beard and took a geography test.

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While he was visiting the UK ahead of the new NFL season, we asked New York Jets center Nick Mangold to label Premier League football clubs on a map. This is how he got on...

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1. First up... Chelsea. Here's what Nick went for:

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Verdict: NOPE.

It's fine, he's just getting warmed up... that's all.
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It's fine, he's just getting warmed up... that's all.

2. Next... Norwich City. Nick went east:

But maybe not far enough east.
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But maybe not far enough east.

Verdict: CLOSE(ish), the Canaries were probably one of the tougher geographical tests.

Nick's put Norwich in Hull, there, just in case you were wondering.
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Nick's put Norwich in Hull, there, just in case you were wondering.

3. Time for Aston Villa... Here's Nick's guess:

Looks goooood.
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Looks goooood.

Verdict: Almost nailed it.

We're giving Nick a pass for that, that's pretty close.
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We're giving Nick a pass for that, that's pretty close.

4. Next up, it's Arsenal. Here's Nick's guess:

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Verdict: Not far off, but that'd be a bit of a commute from north London.

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5. Now for Everton, one of Liverpool's two big clubs.

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Verdict: Spot on!

You can walk tall in the blue part of Merseyside, Nick.
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You can walk tall in the blue part of Merseyside, Nick.

6. Heading over to Wales now. Here's Nick's guess at Swansea:

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Verdict: SO close. Just on the wrong bit of Welsh coastline.

They probably won't admit it, but there's a fair few people in the UK who would struggle with locating Swansea on a map.
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They probably won't admit it, but there's a fair few people in the UK who would struggle with locating Swansea on a map.

7. Now back to the city of Liverpool. Nick went close to where he put Everton:

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Verdict: But not close enough.

Blackpool's nice this time of year though... maybe.
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Blackpool's nice this time of year though... maybe.

8. Time for for a club famous with Americans for their association with Newcastle Brown Ale. Nick went very far south west.

Very far south west...
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Very far south west...

Verdict: Uh... let's not talk about it.

Moving on...
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Moving on...

9. Manchester City. Nick went north:

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Verdict: But put Man City in the Kielder Forest Park (nice place):

That really would be a long commute for City fans.
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That really would be a long commute for City fans.

10. Time for Tottenham – the team that will soon be hosting NFL matches.

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Verdict: Not tooooo bad, but Nick's zero for three on London clubs.

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11. Okay, last one. We've given Nick a second chance at pinpointing Manchester. This time with United. Here's what he went for:

Well that's slightly further south than where he put City.
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Well that's slightly further south than where he put City.

Verdict: That's the North Pennines, which much like the Kielder Forest, is a beautiful place, but sadly it's not Manchester.

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While he was in the UK for the launch of Madden NFL 16, Nick Mangold gave England and Tottenham Hotspur footballer Harry Kane a lesson in football... which is a severely confusing sentence:

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Nick Mangold was speaking at the launch of EA Sports Madden NFL 16.