|June 5, 2011|
If you like spotting celebrities and football, then we’ve got a treat for you! The world’s biggest celebrity football tournament is back at Burnley FC.
Reigning champions are X Factor who won the 2010 event with Lee Ryan, Jeff Brazier and a host of X Factor favourites – plus Charlton legend Bob Bolder. The ITV crooners saw off competition from NDUBZ, The Wanted, Flawless, Soccer AM, The Sun with Tinchy Stryder, Lethal Bizzle and Olly Murs and many more.
This year those already signed up include Shayne Ward, Dancing on Ice star Sam Attwater, stars from Coronation Street and Waterloo Road including Tina O’Brien, Lucien Laviscount and Jack McMullen, stars from Eastenders, X Factor, Big Brother and many more including Bianca Gascoigne and Louisa Lytton, plus The Sun’s star packed squad.
Previous participants have included everyone from Robbie Williams, Rod Stewart, Westlife, Ant n Dec and Blue to Oasis, Blur, Pulp, Jamiroquai and Babyshambles. The girls tournament has featured the likes of Penny Lancaster, Alesha Dixon, Stacey Solomon, Cat Deeley, Gail Porter, Amanda Holden, Caprice, Katie Price and many more.
Each event features legendary ex professional footballers too and Gazza, Lee Sharpe, Neville Southall, Gary Mabbut, Ian Rush, John Barnes and Vinnie jones are just a few that have taken part.
Dates: 5 June
Times: Doors open at 11.30am
Price: £8 – £40
Location: Burnley FC