Dan Carter sets Robbie Keane up for Soccer Aid goal

England v Rest of World XI – Soccer Aid 2018 – Live TV Coverage on ITV

A thrilling game saw both sides draw 3-3 at full-time leaving players having to line up for the dreaded penalty shoot-out to decide the victor.

One side representing England and another representing the rest of the world are set to kickoff at 8pm this evening.

England came out on top in the shootout with Inbetweeners star Blake Harrison converting the winning penalty.

Harrison, 32, posted a picture on Twitter of himself and actor David Harewood taken after the game, and wrote: "What a buzz!"

England had led 2-0 through Darren Bent and talent show contestant Jeremie Lynch before falling behind thanks to goals from Robbie Keane, Juan Sebastian Veron and Clarence Seedorf.

'I got to play against some seriously good footballers and scored the first penalty for the World XI, despite being robbed of my first goal.

In aid of global charity Unicef, two teams consisting of high-profile figures from various platforms will battle it out at Old Trafford.

'I would have loved to have headed home to Jamaica with the Soccer Aid for Unicef trophy under my arm, but my team and I are so proud to know that all of our hard work in training this week has meant that a record-breaking, life-changing amount of money was donated to Unicef tonight'.

Thoughts on Soccer Aid 2018?

If you missed the action, or simply want to watch again, then ITV player has the match available in full, with details of how your money can help.

The Jamaican sprint legend captained the World XI against an England XI and slotted away his penalty nicely.

When does the World Cup 2018 start?

Home nation Russian Federation will take on opponents Saudia Arabia 30 minutes after the opening ceremony starts inside Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium.



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