Soccer Aid is a biennial British charity event. The event is a football match between two teams of celebrities and former professional players, representing England and the Rest of the World (RoW).
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Soccer Aid is a biennial British charity event that has raised over £20 million in aid of UNICEF UK, through ticket sales and donations from the public. The event is a friendly-style football match between two teams, England and the Soccer Aid World Eleven (WXI) (formerly Rest of the World (ROW) until 2018), composed of celebrities and former professional players representing their countries. Soccer Aid was initiated by Robbie Williams and Jonathan Wilkes. Television coverage began on ITV on 22 May 2006 in a show presented by Ant & Dec. Dermot O'Leary took over as main presenter in 2010. The event returned on 7 September 2008, won by England for a second time and again on 6 June 2010, won by the Rest of the World after a penalty shoot-out. England beat the RoW a third time on 27 May 2012 and RoW won for a second time in June 2014. England won for the fourth time on 5 June 2016 and a fifth time on 10 June 2018.
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Coaching Staff Manager: José Mourinho Assistant manager: Rui Faria Coach: José Morais Coach: Vic Bettinelli
Edwin van der Sar Jaap Stam Edgar Davids Alessandro Del Piero Clarence Seedorf Andriy Shevchenko
Michael Sheen (captain) James McAvoy Gordon Ramsay Kevin Bridges Nicky Byrne Patrick Kielty Adam Richman Jeremy Renner Santiago Cabrera Sam Worthington Mark Salling Martin Compston
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