Claire Sweeney, 51, cuts a stylish figure on the Football For Change Gala 2022 red carpet

Claire Sweeney, 51, is fashion goals in a chic white jumpsuit as she hits the red carpet for the Football For Change Gala 2022

Claire Sweeney looked sensational as she attended the Football For Change Gala 2022, in partnership with MailOnline at Manchester’s Old Trafford Cricket Ground on Thursday.

The actress, 51, turned heads in a chic white jumpsuit which hugged every inch of her incredible figure. 

The ensemble featured a flowing train and was loosely belted at Claire’s svelte waist,  while the neutral colour accentuated her sun kissed skin. 

Chic: Claire Sweeney, 51, looked sensational as she attended the Football For Change Gala 2022, in partnership with MailOnline in Manchester's Old Trafford Cricket Ground on Thursday

Chic: Claire Sweeney, 51, looked sensational as she attended the Football For Change Gala 2022, in partnership with MailOnline in Manchester’s Old Trafford Cricket Ground on Thursday

Footballing legend Jamie Carragher is leading the charity which aims to help disadvantaged youngsters find work and improve their education. 

Opting for a glamorous palette of make-up Claire toted her belongings in a metallic handbag.

Styling her blonde locks into a bob the star accessorised with chandelier earrings and a cross pendant necklace. 

Stunner: The actress turned heads in a chic white jumpsuit which hugged every inch of her incredible figure

Stunner: The actress turned heads in a chic white jumpsuit which hugged every inch of her incredible figure

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Work a white jumpsuit like Claire wearing Adolfo Dominguez

Without a doubt, a jumpsuit is an effortless look, yet one that says, “I’ve made an effort.” A denim jumpsuit for every day and a more luxe material for the evening are the only two all-in-ones you need in your wardrobe.

If you’re looking for the latter, take style cues from Claire Sweeney. Her polished white jumpsuit is by Adolfo Dominguez and boasts a flattering V-neck and tie waist, but all the drama is in the asymmetric ruffle.

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Or get the look for less with our edit that includes River Island and Club L London. Complete your look with heels and a classy clutch.

Football For Change has already raised £350,000 through a celebrity lunch and then a dinner, held at the Titanic Hotel in Liverpool, last November. Thursday’s black-tie gala aims to raise the bar even higher and rake in another £350,000 for the cause. 

Carragher has raided his contacts book and pulled together an all-star line-up to raise money for projects up and down the country.

Diehard Manchester City fan, Noel Gallagher will be the headline act at the swanky bash and Melanie C and Emeli Sande also providing entertainment, with the whole show compered by Vernon Kay.

Smart suits: Footballing legend Jamie Carragher (left) is leading the charity which aims to help disadvantaged youngsters find work and improve their education (pictured with the evening's host Vernon Kay)

Smart suits: Footballing legend Jamie Carragher (left) is leading the charity which aims to help disadvantaged youngsters find work and improve their education (pictured with the evening’s host Vernon Kay)

FOOTBALL FOR CHANGE – WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Football for Change was launched last year by Jamie Carragher, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Conor Coady and Dominic Calvert-Lewin to help young people from social and economically challenged backgrounds build better futures

A major social mobility initiative backed by football superstars, including Gary Neville, Jude Bellingham, Steven Gerrard, Anthony Gordon, Lucas Moura, Peter Crouch and Alan Shearer. the campaign has also joined forces with Noel Gallagher ahead of a spectacular fundraising event in Manchester next week.

Liverpool legend and Sky Sports pundit Carragher, who is the co-chairman of FFC, has been a driving force behind the charitable crusade which aims to lift young people from disadvantaged backgrounds out of poverty with life-changing opportunities in education and employment.

Sir Rod Stewart is patron of the initiative.

Since launching in November last year, Football For Change has raised £350,000 and is aiming to double that at next week’s star-studded fundraiser.

Noel Gallagher is the headline performer with his High Flying Birds and Melanie C and Emeli Sande are also providing entertainment with individual sets.

Vernon Kay is host while exclusive money-can’t-buy lots have been donated for a live auction by David Beckham, Formula 1, Robbie Williams, Calvin Harris and BT Sport.

Football legends, business leaders and celebrities will be in attendance at the event which is headline sponsored by Swinton Insurance.

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It comes after Claire took to the All Stars Cabaret stage in racy outfits after admitting she would have been ‘so self conscious of her figure’ if she’d appeared in the show when she was younger. 

Speaking about embracing her sexuality in a series of revealing outfits on-stage, the star said: ‘You get more sass as you get older and you kind of care less.

‘I would have been, before, so self conscious of my figure, my body, comparing myself to all the beautiful young dancers.’

Glitzy: It comes after Claire took to the All Stars Cabaret stage in racy outfits after admitting she would have been 'so self conscious of her figure' if she'd appeared in the show when she was younger  (pictured in April 2022)

Glitzy: It comes after Claire took to the All Stars Cabaret stage in racy outfits after admitting she would have been ‘so self conscious of her figure’ if she’d appeared in the show when she was younger  (pictured in April 2022)

The mum-of-one concluded: ‘Now I go, ‘There’s only one of me, who cares?”

The former Brookside actress said she’s ‘absolutely loving’ taking a lead role in the raunchy burlesque show and has learned to ‘cares less’ about what others think.

Speaking to MailOnline at the TRIC Awards in June, she declared now is the perfect time to take the plunge since she would have ‘compared herself to all the beautiful dancers’ in previous years.

She said: ‘I’m absolutely loving it, it’s a fantastic show, it’s the perfect night out, you have dinner, you sit and watch the show.

‘It’s just the most phenomenal talent, I feel very proud to be a part of it. I’m in my element, absolutely in my element.’

Sassy lassy: Speaking about embracing her sexuality in a series of revealing outfits on-stage, the star said: 'You get more sass as you get older and you kind of care less

Sassy lassy: Speaking about embracing her sexuality in a series of revealing outfits on-stage, the star said: ‘You get more sass as you get older and you kind of care less

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