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16 January 2018

TICKETS are now on sale for a special celebrity football match at the Pirelli Stadium.

A host of well-known celebrities will play a star-studded charity football match in aid of Burton Albion Community Trust with tickets now on sale (maximum four per person).

Soap stars, TV favourites and pop artists are among the celebrities who will play a special challenge match at the home of Burton Albion on Sunday, April 29 – kick off 3pm.

The proceeds of the game will go to help support the adult and junior disability programmes delivered by Burton Albion’s charity arm.

Among the celebrities expected to take part in the game are:

Stephen Graham (Gangs of New York/Pirates of the Caribbean); Shayne Ward (Coronation Street); Alex Beattie (Love Island); Calum Best (TV); Chris Hughes (Love Island); Jake Wood (soap star); Dan Osborne (Towie); Liam Gatsby (Towie); Dean Gaffney (soap star); Jamie Borthwick (soap star); Danny Boy Hatchard (soap star); Franky Fryer (Soccer Am); Tubes (Soccer Am); Simon Webbe (pop group Blue); Jimmy Constable (pop group 911); Jamie O'Hara (Celebrity Big Brother); MC Harvey (TV/So Solid) and Matt Lapinskas (actor - Anthony Moon/Dancing On Ice).

Celebrities appearing at the game are subject to change.

The two teams will have celebrity managers/captains. It will be a Calum Best XI versus a Jake Wood XI and they will be joined by some Burton Albion legends and well-known football stars.

More celebrities will be added to the list over the next few weeks.

Admission prices will be:
£10 adults
£5 under 17s

£15 adults
£8 under 17s

Car parking is available at £5 per vehicle at the Pirelli Stadium on a first come, first served basis on the day. Hospitality guests will have reserved parking.

The easiest way to buy tickets is online. Alternatively, Albion fans can purchase tickets over the phone (01283 565938) or in person by visiting the club shop during normal opening hours.

Hospitality packages will be available. Call Kate Griffiths 01283 565938 or email for further details.

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