After an 11-year break from the UK, Masters Football is returning in breathtaking fashion, with the 360 Sports TV Masters Cup on Friday 8th July at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow.
The tournament returns with football icons jumping at the chance to put their club colours on once again, playing in front of an expected crowd of 4,000, as well over an expected 1,000,000 people worldwide on 360 Sports TV.
This year’s lucrative line-up includes Celtic, Rangers, Manchester United and Liverpool and features some of the biggest names, from current Sky Sports pundit, Jamie Carragher, to Manchester United legend, Wes Brown, with returning legends Stiliyan Petrov and Michael Mols.
Masters Football ran from 2000-2011, and was hosted across 15 arenas around the UK, and was considered the premier form of competition between footballing legends.
Confirmed squads for the 360 Sports TV Masters Cup 2022 are:
Liverpool Masters: Sander Westerveld, Stephen Warnock, Jamie Carragher, Jermaine Pennant, Steve McManaman, Stewart Downing, Luis Garcia,
Manchester United Masters: Paul Rachubka, Wes Brown, John O’Shea, Darron Gibson, Karel Poborsky, Quinton Fortune, Louis Saha
Celtic Masters: Rab Douglas, Stiliyan Petrov, Kris Commons, Joe Ledley, Carlton Cole, Mark Wilson, Kelvin Wilson, Simon Donnelly
Rangers Masters: Roy Carroll, Alan Hutton, Carlos Cuellar, Lee McCulloch, Pedro Mendes, Barry Ferguson, Kris Boyd, Michael Mols
On the return of the highly anticipated tournament, founder and CEO of Masters Football, Steve Black said, “We are delighted to be bringing Masters Football back to the UK with The Masters Cup. 11 years is an incredibly long time, so to ensure we came back bigger and better than ever, we have gone all out to give Liverpool, Manchester United, Celtic and Rangers fans the team of legends they deserve.
This one-off tournament in Glasgow is a great opportunity for our ex-pros to show they still have it – we are expecting it to be a lot of fun and can’t wait to see everyone there!”