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Danny Dyer and James Arthur took to the field at the Weston Homes Stadium on Monday for celebrity football, or as they prefer ‘Sellebrity Soccer’

“We are pleased to confirm that Celebrity Soccer is back for 2023 with an array of TV personalities set to feature with soap royalty Danny Dyer, popstar James Arthur and reality TV star James Argent added to the squad,” said organisers.


Danny Dyer and James Arthur take part in Sellebrity football match for charity (AMR – Action Medical Research), Weston Homes Stadium, Peterborough, Monday 29 May 2023. PHOTO: Terry Harris.


Danny Dyer and James Arthur take part in Sellebrity football match for charity (AMR – Action Medical Research), Weston Homes Stadium, Peterborough, Monday 29 May 2023. PHOTO: Terry Harris.

Ricky Groves,  Danny Dyer and James Arthur take part in Sellebrity Football Match for Charity (AMR – Action Medical Research), Weston Homes Stadium, Peterborough, Monday 29 May 2023.
PHOTO: Terry Harris.

Others listed (check which ones you saw) included TV stars Jake Wood, Calum Best and Dan Osbourne who were to be joined by Love Island personalities Billy Brown and Jake Cornish.

Danny Dyer and James Arthur take part in Sellebrity football match for charity (AMR – Action Medical Research), Weston Homes Stadium, Peterborough, Monday 29 May 2023. PHOTO: Terry Harris.

Pictured Dan Osborne and Jeremy Lynch
PHOTO: Terry Harris 

Danny Dyer and James Arthur take part in Sellebrity football match for charity (AMR – Action Medical Research), Weston Homes Stadium, Peterborough, Monday 29 May 2023. PHOTO: Terry Harris.

Dan Osborne and Jeremy Lynch
PHOTO: Terry Harris.

Danny Dyer PHOTO: Terry Harris.

James Arthur PHOTO:  Terry Harris.

Former sprinter Dwain Chambers, ex-footballer Lee Hughes, former Eastender and I’m a Celebrity star Dean Gaffney and content creator Jeremy Lynch were also confirmed for the day.

The game was organised by Sellebrity Soccer, which was launched in 2012 to help charities raise money by arranging all-star football matches across the UK.

Sellebrity Football Match for Charity (AMR – Action Medical Research)., PHOTO: Terry Harris

Nicole McClean PHOTO: Terry Harris

Danny Dyer PHOTO: Terry Harris

Dan Osborne PHOTO: Terry Harris.

James Arthur PHOTO: Terry Harris.

This year’s charity is for Action Medical Research.

Pictured James Arthur
Danny Dyer and James Authur take part in Sellebrity Football Match for Charity (AMR – Action Medical Research),
Weston Homes Stadium, Peterborough
Monday 29 May 2023.
Picture by Terry Harris.

In 2012 Darren Eadie and Kevin Cooper launched Sellebrity Soccer to raise money for charity – organising celebrity football matches.

Danny Dyer PHOTO: Terry Harris
From smaller grounds to Premier League stadiums Sellebrity Soccer arranges regular, large-scale celebrity football matches across the UK 

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