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Woody Harrelson Scores Winning Goal at Charity Soccer Game

June 7, 2010 (8:17 am) GMT
The 'Cheers' star has clinched the win for his the Rest of the World team during Robbie Williams' charity soccer game on June 6 as he successfully scored a goal in a penalty shoot-out.
Woody Harrelson

led his team to victory in ' charity soccer game on Sunday, June 6 after scoring the winning goal. Pro players and Brit celebrities, including pop star Williams, represented England at the match, going head-to-head against the Rest of the World team, which was comprised of Harrelson, actors and and celebrity chef , among others.

Both squads were forced to take part in a penalty shoot-out to determine a winner after the game came to a tie. Williams, who served as captain for the England team, failed to score a goal in the tense showdown, prompting Harrelson to participate in a subsequent sudden death heat.

And the "Cheers" star was celebrating after smashing the ball into the back of the net, clinching the win for the Rest of the World squad. A relieved Harrelson later told reporters the game was "the most terrifying thing I have ever experienced". The event, held in Manchester, England, raised over $3 million for children's charity UNICEF.

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