The worlds of sport and showbiz collide in the BMW PGA Championship Pro-AM with Niall Horan among the, on Wednesday.
Horan, who has played from the conventional pre-tournament occasion, is a portion of this day task alongside Olympic Hockey champion Sam Quek Tyrrell Hatton and TV presenter Dan Walker.
As Harry Redknapp teams up with Arsenal and kid Jamie good Ian Wright manchester United-supporting McIlroy gets to play three former players of the side in Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes and Nemanja Vidic.
Jimmy Bullard and andriy Schevchenko – both scratch golfers are among the other familiar soccer faces in actions, with ex-Tottenham boss Tim Sherwood and former England manager Glenn Hoddle in a field which includes Teddy Sheringham, David Ginola and Robbie Savage.
While former captains Michael Vaughan and Sir Andrew Strauss may feature Test captain Joe Root and England team-mate Jos Buttler joins world Cup-winning enthusiast Ben Stokes.
England’s pace duo Stuart Broad and Jimmy Anderson head out with Kevin Pietersen, Darren Gough and Ian Bell a portion of a cricketing contingent.
Former Snooker world champion Stephen Hendry, Tennis’ Greg Rusedski are joined by Sir AP McCoy and J. P McManus from the racing world, together with Mike Tindall, Will Greenwood and Scott Quinnell among the rugby greats in action.
Away from sport, Strictly Come Dancing star Anton Du Beke , former model Jodie Kidd and actor James Nesbitt are linked with the likes of Chris Evans and Piers Morgan, together with artists Ronan Keating, Brian McFadden and Keith Duffy teaming up with Branden Grace.
The BMW PGA Championship Celebrity Pro-Am as part of the Live from 4pm on Sky Sports Golf show On The Range.