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Nicky Byrne is back for Soccer Aid

1 of 1 Byrne - Part of Michael Sheen's Rest of the World squad
Byrne - Part of Michael Sheen's Rest of the World squad

RTÉ 2fm presenter Nicky Byrne will be among those taking part in the UNICEF fundraiser Soccer Aid, which takes place at Old Trafford in Manchester on Sunday June 8 and will be shown live on ITV.

Soccer Aid veteran Byrne is joined in Michael Sheen's Rest of the World line-up by James McAvoy, Gordon Ramsay, Patrick Kielty and Adam Richman, with former players Edwin van der Sar and Jaap Stam also part of the squad. More players will be announced in the coming weeks.

They will compete against Robbie Williams' England team, which also features: Olly Murs, John Bishop, Jonathan Wilkes, Mark Owen, Jack Whitehall, Stephen Moyer, Matt Smith, Paddy McGuinness, Ben Shephard, Bradley Walsh, Jamie Theakston and former players Jamie Redknapp, Jamie Carragher, Paul Ince, David Seaman and Teddy Sheringham.

For ticket details and more, see: www.manutd.com/socceraid.

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