Jamie Lannister refs women's soccer tournament

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Actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who plays Jamie Lannister on the HBO series "Game of Thrones," came to Williamsburg Tuesday to referee a women's soccer tournament for charity.

Both of his daughters played.

Each of the teams represent one of 17 United Nations "Global Goals" -- topics ranging from gender equality to climate action to universal education.

"Soccer is the biggest sport in the world, and it kind of washes away whatever background you have," Coster-Waldau says. "Whether you're rich or poor, whatever country you're from, you can just enjoy the sport."

Also on hand for the tournament was the princess of Denmark.

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