Celebrity Oxford United fan makes special Soccer Aid appearance

The television presenter known for her work on shows such as Sringwatch and The Really Wild Show was in attendance on Sunday night as England took on the Rest of the World.

Soccer Aid raises vital funds for UNICEF and this year’s iteration was hosted at the home of Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge.

Ending 6-3 to England, former professional players such as Joe Cole, Jack Wilshere and Theo Walcott were all on the scoresheet.

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Their opponents also had a star-studded line up with Usain Bolt, Eden Hazard and Alessandro Del Piero all turning out with the latter two also scoring goals.

Michaela Strachan was also in attendance as she watched on from the stands as the two sides battled out a classic match which was England’s first win since 2018.

The 58-year-old was helping out on the phones, thanking members of the public for donating to the cause during the game.

“Great night at Stamford Bridge for Soccer Aid,” she said on X.

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“£15million raised last night, £100million since 2006.

“I was on the phone line appreciation station thanking callers for donations. Great cause, great game, great atmosphere.

“Congrats to all the players. What a bunch of legends.”

The star was also in attendance at Wembley last month as Oxford United claimed a historic win in the League One play-off final versus Bolton Wanderers, securing promotion to the Championship.

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