Advertisement

Manchester United stars visit children's hospice

Rio Ferdinand at Francis House Children’s Hospice

Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic and defender Rio Ferdinand delighted kids at Francis House Children’s Hospice.

The players met with families of those with life-limiting conditions and heard how they'll benefit from extra nights of respite care when a seven bedroom extension opens in April.

Nemanja Vidic and Rio Ferdinand at Francis House Children’s Hospice

The event was organised by the Manchester United Foundation. The players delivered three gaming consoles donated by the first team squad.

The charity is seeking daredevils to raise sponsorship and abseil from the roof of Old Trafford on Sat March 22nd.

Nemanja Vidic at Francis House Children’s Hospice