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In pictures: Manchester United’s ‘United for Unicef’ gala dinner

Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku and Jesse Lingard were among the players attending the dinner at Old Trafford.

Paul Pogba arrived on the red carpet for the annual event at Old Trafford (Martin Rickett/PA)
Paul Pogba arrived on the red carpet for the annual event at Old Trafford (Martin Rickett/PA)

A host of Manchester United’s first team joined the celebrations as the Premier League giants held their 19th annual United for Unicef Gala Dinner on Tuesday evening.

Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku and Jesse Lingard were among the players attending the dinner at Old Trafford alongside caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

Here, Press Association Sport takes a look at the pick of the photographs from the red carpet.

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Manchester United caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with his wife Silje on the red carpet (Martin Rickett/PA)
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Paul Pogba, left, Jesse Lingard, centre, and Romelu Lukaku arrive for the Unicef Gala Dinner (Martin Rickett/PA)
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Chile striker Alexis Sanchez at Old Trafford (Martin Rickett/PA)
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United quartet Ander Herrera (left to right), Marcos Rojo, Juan Mata and David De Gea on the red carpet ahead of the gala dinner (Martin Rickett/PA)
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United defender Chris Smalling stands proudly as he and wife Sam Cooke show off their baby bump (Martin Rickett/PA)
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England international Phil Jones and wife Kaya Hall on the red carpet (Martin Rickett/PA)
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Defender Victor Lindelof, left, and goalkeeper Lee Grant posed together (Martin Rickett/PA)
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Ecuador defender Antonio Valencia gave a thumbs up on his arrival (Martin Rickett/PA)
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England’s Ashley Young and wife Nicky Pike on arrival at Old Trafford (Martin Rickett/PA)
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Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero and wife Eliana Guercio contrast in black and white on the red carpet (Martin Rickett/PA)
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Ivory Coast and United defender Eric Bailly and wife Vanessa Troupah ahead of the gala dinner (Martin Rickett/PA)
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United goalkeeper Joel Castro Pereira, left, with summer signings Diogo Dalot, centre, and Fred (Martin Rickett/PA)
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Brazilian midfielder Andreas Pereira on arrival for the Unicef Gala Dinner at Old Trafford (Martin Rickett/PA)
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Former England and United midfielder, now first-team coach Michael Carrick and wife Lisa Roughead (Martin Rickett/PA)

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