O's legend Lockwood returns for charity fixture against the Tottenham Hotspur Legends XIHaven House Children’s Hospice and St Joseph’s Hospice are holding a Celebrity football match on Sunday 17th May at Leyton Orient Football Club's Matchroom Stadium.
The event will see the return of Matt Lockwood, ex captain of Leyton Orient, who will be playing on the celebrity team alongside names such as Mark Wright and Daniel Mays. They will be playing against the Spurs Legends team including Teddy Sheringham, Mark Falco and Darren Anderton.
Mike Palfreman, Chief Executive of Haven House, added; ‘It’s great to see so many high-profile celebrities signed up to the team, now we need the public to get behind us to buy tickets for what will be a great family day out.’
Michael Kerin, Chief Executive of St Joseph’s continues; ‘We’re delighted to see so many famous faces getting behind our hospices. St Joseph’s Hospice and Haven House both need to raise a significant amount of money to provide vital support for local adults and children who live with life-limiting illness. So buy a ticket, enjoy the day and help make a difference to people living in our communities who benefit from our services.”
The match kicks off at 3pm and will be a fantastic family day out. Tickets are only £6 for children, £11 for adults and Family tickets are available for £29 (2 adults, 2 children). For any queries or to book your tickets please go to www.charityfootballmatch.eventbrite.co.uk or contact Charlotte Terry on 020 8498 5842.
*celebrities and former players named have confirmed attendance but that may be subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances