Landon Donovan joins David Beckham’s charity match

Friday October 23rd, 2015

David Beckham will captain a team of players from Great Britain and Ireland in a star-studded charity match on Nov. 14 to benefit UNICEF, and retired US soccer star Landon Donovan will be among the notable participants.

Beckham, an ambassador for UNICEF, helped recruit players such as Zinedine Zidane, Ronaldhino and Luis Figo to play in the match, which has already sold out. 

Beckham has helped UNICEF promote and protect children’s rights over the past decade, raising awareness around the world about the many dangers they face.

Here’s a look at the full team rosters:

Great Britain and Ireland
Manager: Sir Alex Ferguson
Captain: David Beckham

David Seaman
David James
Sol Campbell
John Terry
Phil Neville
Rio Ferdinand
Jamie Carragher
Ashley Cole
Nicky Butt
Paul Scholes
Ryan Giggs
Michael Owen
Andy Cole

Rest of the World
Manager: Carlo Ancelotti
Captain: Zinedine Zidane

Landon Donovan
Edwin van der Saar
Fabio Cannavaro
Alessandro Nesta
Luis Figo
Patrick Vieira
Michael Ballack
Massimo Ambrosini
Robert Pires
Dwight Yorke
Patrick Kluivert 
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

• Manchester derby features captains under pressure, eager new signings

- Kenny Ducey

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