Career News > Liverpool / 16 May 2015

Michael Owen Confirmed For LFC Legends Match In Madrid

Michael Owen playing for Liverpool in Jamie Carragher's testimonial at Anfield

It has been confirmed that Michael Owen will be part of the LFC Legends team that will take on Real Madrid Legends in June. The match (the first of it’s kind for the football club) will be held at Real Madrid’s home, the Santiago Bernabeu on June 14th and will raise funds for charitable foundations special to both clubs.

Owen will be joined by ex-fellow Liverpool legends, Luis Garcia, Vladimir Smicer, Robbie Fowler, Harry Kewell and Jamie Carragher. Ian Rush will be managing the LFC Legends side.

Confirmed for Real Madrid Legends are: Roberto Carlos, Fernando Hierro, Claude Makelele and Emilio Butragueño.

The second leg of the charitable fixture will take place at Anfield some time in the future, a date has yet to be confirmed. To read more about this match, please visit Liverpool FC’s official LFC Legends page here.