One Direction’s Louis Tomlinson beats bandmate Niall Horan in Soccer Aid 2016
June 6, 2016 - one direction
There’s reduction than a week to go before a UEFA European Championships start n France.
However, celebrities and footballing legends past and benefaction kicked off a football heat during Manchester’s Old Trafford on Sunday night as they assimilated army for Soccer Aid 2016.
Two teams, featuring large names such as Robbie Williams, Damian Lewis, and One Direction bandmates Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson, went head-to-head for UNICEF UK, lifting over £5.4million.
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Head-to-head: One Direction bandmates Louis Tomlinson (left) and Niall Horan (right) play opposite any other during a Soccer Aid 2016 contest during Manchester’s Old Trafford Stadium on Sunday
He’s on a ball: The 24-year-old takes assign of a round during a pivotal impulse in a game
Irish cocktail star Niall was co-managing a Rest Of The World organisation alongside Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri, while Robbie, actor/comedian Bradley Walsh and Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce were in assign of a England team.
Joining Louis and Damian in a England organisation were associate celebrities Ben Shephard, Danny Jones, Jack Whitehall, Jamie Theakston, John Bishop, Jonathan Wilkes, Mark Wright, Marvin Humes, Olly Murs and Paddy McGuinness.
They were assimilated by footballers past and present Jermain Defoe, David Seaman, Jamie Carragher, Phil Neville, Sol Campbell, Robbie Fowler, Danny Murphy and Kieron Dyer.
Friendly rivals: Father-of-one Louis was one of a England organisation players, while Niall had a combined shortcoming of co-managing a Rest Of The World team
En-ger-land! Team manager Robbie William celebrates with his teammates and managers after winning a gift compare 3-2
This is their moment: The organisation goes furious with confetti and champagne as they soak in their impulse of glory
Meanwhile, on a Rest Of The World organisation with Niall were Patrick Kielty, Iwan Rheon, Sir AP McCoy, Matthew Morrison, Michael Sheen, Nicky Byrne, Rickie Haywood-Williams, Sergio Pizzorno, Shayne Ward, Sean Fletcher, Thom Evans and Gareth Thomas.
Also on a organisation from a veteran sporting universe were Cafu, Dimitar Berbatov, Edgar Davids, Fabio Cannavaro, Jaap Stam, Samuel Eto’o, Ronaldinho and Dida.
No doubt some of a celebrities’ sporting backgrounds would have come in handy, with former Welsh rugby players Thom and Gareth holding part, while Louis and ex-TOWIE star Mark have both played football semi-professionally.
Play good boys! After years of being in a same group, Louis and Niall were rivals on a pitch
Yes! Former TOWIE star Mark Wright can’t censor his fun after scoring a game’s opening idea as he celebrates with Jamie Carragher and Ben Shephard
Man of a match: The Heart FM presenter was celebrated following his opening during a game
We did it! Marvin Humes, Olly, Ben Shephard and harmed Danny Jones – who was ruled out of a diversion several days ago – applaud their win
Before anticipating celebrity in a Essex-based reality, Mark enjoyed a girl career at West Ham United, Arsenal, and Tottenham Hotspur before personification for League One organisation Southend United FC.
A throng of 70,000 fans incited out to Manchester United’s home ground, where a team’s new manager Jose Mourinho done his initial coming during a Stadium.
England finished adult winning a compare 3-2, with Heart FM presenter Mark being named Man Of The Match.
All in a good cause: Billions and Homeland actor Damian Lewis and former Westlife thespian Nicky Byrne
Good save! England goalkeeper Jamie Theakston catches a round to a discomfit of Niall
C’mon lad! The tragedy was tangible as Paddy McGuinness, Mark and John Bishop watched from a sidelines
Me no likey! Paddy McGuinness looked like he was struggling to keep adult with late Dutch footballer Edgar Davids
We did it! Louis and Robbie applaud during winning a match
Niall was a late attainment on a representation and was shortly assimilated by his One Direction bandmate Louis, to a pleasure of a group’s fans in a stadium.
Taking on hosting duties for a live promote on ITV were Dermot O’Leary and Kirsty Gallacher.
Among a celebrities in a assembly were Mark’s mother Michelle Keegan, Marvin’s cocktail star associate Rochelle, Louis’s partner Danielle Campbell and Loose Women panellist Vicky Pattison.
This feels good: The England teammates were positively gratified with themselves
Goal! Irish comedian Patrick Kielty is no compare for Jermain Defoe’s attack
Dapper: Louis and Niall positively looked a partial in their suits as brogues as they arrived on a representation forward of a large game
It’s all accessible now… Michael Sheen and Jonathan Wilkes shake hands during a commencement of a game
Passionate: Robbie and teammate Louis speak to co-host Dermot O’Leary before a large match
Let’s do this! The England organisation line adult for a organisation print before a game
Mike Penrose, Executive Director Unicef UK, said: ‘Tonight, Soccer Aid has been a genuine instance of what can be achieved when people come together to support children in risk around a world.
‘It has been extraordinary to see everybody from football legends, to stars, to fans from distant and far-reaching celebrating a nation’s favourite competition while lifting income for children around a world. For over 10 years Soccer Aid has lifted millions of pounds to assistance Unicef build a safer universe for children and tonight has been no exception. We are impossibly beholden to everybody who has upheld and donated to Soccer Aid, and to a UK supervision for relating each penny raised, definition we will be means to get life-saving food, medicine and purify H2O to even some-more exposed children around a world.’
The open can continue to present to Unicef by texting GIVE to 70750 to give £5. Text donations are open until 29th Jul 2016. The UK supervision will double all donations to Soccer Aid.
Honoured: Niall looked anxious to accommodate Brazilian footballer fable Pele
Any difference of wisdom: Louis discuss to Pele before kick-off
Feeling a pressure? (L-R) Olly, Robbie and Paddy suffer a pre-match pow wow in a iconic changing bedrooms during Old Trafford
Some light reading: Damian and Louis check out a brochures that explains a work UNICEF is doing
Shouldn’t we be removing changed? Olly looked in high spirits as he achieved a dance in a changing room
On a other side: Welsh actor Michael chats to Italian footballer and Rest Of The World teammate Fabio Cannavaro in a changing room
Talking tactics: Fellow coaches Niall and Claudio speak in a changing rooms
We’re prepared for this! Nicky, Patrick and Claudio looked intelligent in their relating grey suits
I can’t trust we’re on a representation during Old Trafford! Glee star Matthew and Game Of Thrones star Iwan Rheon looked vehement as a acted for a selfie
Bringing a glamour: Loose Women panellist Vicky Pattison (left) and Rochelle Humes were among a celebrities examination a game
Support: Mark was watched from a stands by his sister Jessica Wright and his mother Michelle Keegan
REST OF THE WORLD TEAM
Sir AP McCoy