Manchester United legend Eric Cantona is to return to Old Trafford for Soccer Aid.
He's teaming up with Usain Bolt in the fundraiser for Unicef next month - (June 2018).
Cantona joins an impressive line-up of celebrities and former sportsmen already signed-up for Soccer Aid for Unicef this year, including: Robbie Williams, Sir Mo Farah, Gordon Ramsay, Robbie Fowler, Olly Murs and many more.
David Seaman; Phil Neville; Danny Murphy; Jamie Redknapp and Robbie Fowler are the latest names to sign-up to play in Soccer Aid.Read the full story ›
Former Strictly Come Dancing professional and TV personality Brendan Cole will be taking part in this year’s Soccer Aid for Unicef match on ITV.
As soon as the curtain fell on my Strictly career, I knew my next move had to be Soccer Aid for Unicef. For years, I have been a massive fan of the match and have always watched the game in between performances. To be able to finally announce that I will be swapping my dancing shoes for football boots this summer feels incredible.
What’s bigger than the nation’s love of dancing? The nation’s love of the beautiful game, of course – and I’m aiming for tens across the board.
The international friendly match will take place at Old Trafford on Sunday 10th June.
Sir Mo Farah has today announced he will play for England in this year’s eagerly anticipated Soccer Aid for Unicef match on ITV.
Set to take centre stage at Old Trafford on Sunday 10th June, four-time Olympic champion Sir Mo Farah will play for his home nation and be on the opposing side of his good friend, and fellow Olympian, Usain Bolt.
100% of all public donations will go towards supporting the work protecting children in the UK and globally.
The international friendly takes place just four days before the World Cup in Russia begins. Tickets are on sale now and the game will be broadcast live on ITV.
Eight-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt is to make his footballing debut at Old Trafford as part of a charity match.Read the full story ›
This is the moment kind hearted Bradley Walsh went gave a disabled fan his Soccer Aid medal. Zack Kerr was the lucky recipient and was thrilled to receive The Chase presenter's medal. He said:
I had the best time at soccer aid, and Bradley Walsh is so kind, he gave me his soccer aid medal. I'm so happy. I want people to know about this act of kindness. I'm still wearing the medal. I'm so proud and I don't know why he picked me.
Olly Murs and Paddy McGuiness on training for England and walking out onto the pitch at Old Trafford, raising money for UNICEF at Soccer Aid,
Westlife's Nicky Byrne a huge Manchester United fan talking about his training with Jose Mourinho ahead of the big game.
The Chelsea Manager is in charge of the Rest of the World team taking on England for Soccer Aid at Old Trafford tonight