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Last Updated: Tuesday, 29 May 2007, 11:12 GMT 12:12 UK
Wrexham stages celeb Soccer Six
Big Brother's Nikki was among those who took to the Racecourse
Big Brother's Nikki was among those who took to the Racecourse
Celebrities took to the pitch at Wrexham's Racecourse ground in aid of the Soccer Six charity tournament.

Singers including Liberty X, Goldie Lookin' Chain, former footballers Ian Rush and Mickey Thomas, and members of the current Wrexham team, also played.

The travelling event has helped a variety of different good causes.

Wrexham FC's Football in the Community Project will benefit from the money raised during the bank holiday Mondaytournament.

Also among the line-up were stars from TV soaps, Channel 4's Big Brother and ITV's The X Factor, as well as the likes of former Manchester United and Leeds player Lee Sharpe.

A WAGs (wives and girlfriends) team from Wrexham FC also took part.

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