Marvel meets Manchester as Loki and The Night Manager star Tom Hiddleston becomes the latest star to be confirmed for the Soccer Aid 2023 line-up.
England will take on Soccer Aid World XI FC on Sunday June 11 and Tom will make his Soccer Aid debut for for UNICEF, playing on the Soccer Aid 2023 England team.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe actor said: “I couldn't believe it when I was asked to play for Soccer Aid for UNICEF. It's such an honour and I hope not to let anyone down.” Tom said about taking to the pitch at Old Trafford: "On the big screen, if I get things wrong, I can always have another go...
there will be no second takes at Old Trafford! It will be an extraordinary, once-in-a-lifetime moment.” READ MORE: Join the FREE Manchester Evening News WhatsApp community And the 42-year-old Golden Globe and Olivier-winning actor is excited to be playing alongside ex England Lioness Jill Scott.Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk