It has been confirmed this week that Michael Owen will be taking part in the ‘Match For Children’ Charity match at Old Trafford on the 14th November.
Owen will be part of the GB and Ireland team which will be captained by former United star, David Beckham and managed by former Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson.
Manchester United have a long history in supporting the charity and this year they have decided to stage a ‘legends’ match to raise money for the children’s charity.
Alongside Owen and Beckham, a host of other former and current legends have been added to the team list, full list of confirmed legends are:
GB and Ireland Manager : Sir Alex Ferguson
Captain: David Beckham
Rest of the World Manager : Carlo Ancelotti
Captain : Zinedine Zidane
Edwin van der Saar
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Tickets for this hugely anticipated match have now sold out – but it is expected to be televised live on MUTV.