Chris Edwards, from Leicestershire rock band Kasabian, told ITV News Central the reasons why the band decided to be part of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust charity match.
The bass player led out a Kasabian team which lost 4-2 to a Leicester City Foxes Legends team at Quorn FC.
Video courtesy of Pukaar News.
Leicester City Foxes Legends ran out 4-2 winners against rock band Kasabian, in a charity football match raising money for the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust.
The match took place at Quorn FC, and was the first of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust Charity Shield games.
Rock band Kasabian are taking part in a charity football match later against a Leicester City Foxes Legend Team.
The game is in support of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust.
The charity was set up in memory of the 14-year-old boy, who died from Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome in October 2012.
Quorn Football Club is hosting the event.