A team of Liverpool legends will face Manchester United in Sweden later this year. According to our official website, the game will take place at the Friends Arena in Stockholm on Thursday September 3.
12 Liverpool targets who could satisfy Steven Gerrard, as outgoing captain demands summer revamp
Liverpool’s best over-30s XI – McAllister, Fowler and Rush prove experience works
Seven players that might follow released quintet out of the Anfield exit
Seven players have already been announced for the Reds – Patrik Berger, Jerzy Dudek, Robbie Fowler, Luis Garcia, Stephane Henchoz, Bjorn Tore Kvarme and Vladimir Smicer.
The match will be our second in a series of Legends matches, with the first taking place this coming Sunday against Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Our game against United will raise money for both clubs’ respective charities. Our website states that the Reds are aiming to deliver a wide range of initiatives that inspire people from all walks of life to make positive change happen for themselves and their communities.’
Andrea Cooper, head of the Liverpool foundation, said: “LFC is delighted to be announcing the second Legends match, against Manchester United in September.
“The Legends game gives the Liverpool FC Foundation a wonderful opportunity to raise awareness of the full scope and value of the work that we do and the opportunity to engage with more people to extend our initiatives.”