Chase de Vere Mortgage Management is playing an Arsenal 'celebrity' team to raise money for Shelter, the charity that helps the homeless and people in poor housing.
They will be playing for the inaugural Shelter Challenge Trophy, a new annual event created by Chase de Vere Mortgage Management.
The Arsenal team includes numerous ex-Arsenal players aswell as celebrities such as Ronnie O'Sullivan – world snooker champion, Ralf Little – Royle Family, Tony Hadley – Spandau Ballet, Mark Ramprakash – former test cricketer, Phil Daniels – actor most famous for Quadrophenia, Terry Marsh – former world champion boxer and Martin Offiah, the internetional rugbyplayer.
Chase de Vere Mortgage Management will be fielding a team of mortgage brokers including managing director Simon Tyler. The game will be held at Aldershot Town FC's ground at Sunday April 18.
Gates open at 1pm and kick off is at 3pm. Tickets are £5, but children under 16 are free. The celebrities will be mingling and signing autographs after the game.
Tyler says: “The firm has a football team here already and regularly play matches with lenders and legal firms, so are pretty fit and looking forward to the challenge.
“It's a delight to see so many celebrities and former players taking part. It's going to be fantastic to beat Arsenal, and raise money at the same time. To say the brokers here are confident is an understatement.”