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NEWS: First batch of names confirmed for Charity Match

16 April 2018

The Club are pleased to be able to confirm the first batch of names confirmed for the 'Big Match, Big Cause' Charity Match between Errol McKellar's Celebrity XI and Martin Ling's London Legends on May 27.

The event, which is taking place at the Matchroom Stadium to raise awareness and money for Prostate Cancer UK and MIND Hertforshire, promises to be a great event with a number of great names turning out for the two sides.

Among the confirmed attendees are:

  • Chris Hughton - Current manager of Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion
  • Chris Powell - Prostate Cancer UK representative & current manager of Southend United
  • Ralf Little - Actor notable for 'The Royle Family'
  • Mark Wright - Winner of the Apprentice UK
  • Mark King - Professional Snooker Player
  • Dean Cox - over 230 appearances for Leyton Orient
  • Kevin Lisbie - 48 goals for Leyton Orient in 122 matches
  • DJ Spoony - British Garage DJ and former BBC Radio 1 presenter
  • Jeff Brazier - Television presenter
  • Kano - English Rapper and Actor
  • David Alfie Ward - Comedian
  • John Mackie - Promotion winning captain for Leyton Orient
  • Gary Alexander - 52 goals in 172 league appearances for Leyton Orient
  • Charlie Quirke - Actor notable for 'Birds of a Feather'
  • Scott McGleish - Three spells for Leyton Orient
  • Ian Pearce - 142 appearances for West Ham United
  • Charlie Daniels - Current Bournemouth AFC defender, ex-Leyton Orient
  • Paul Konchesky - Former England International, played for Tottenham and Liverpool
  • Omer Riza - Former Leyton Orient Head Coach.
  • Dean Holness - Actor known for 'Dream Team'
  • Daniel Lassman - Former 'The Apprentice' contestant
  • Aiden Palmer - Former Leyton Orient full-back
  • Matty Joseph - 230 appearances for Leyton Orient
  • Kenny Dyer - Former Manager of Montserrat

Many more names are still to be announced in the coming weeks, with some huge stars coming to grace the Matchroom Stadium pitch!

Tickets are available to purchase by calling 0871 310 1883, Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.


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