Rivaldo, Giuly and Ronaldinho for Barça Legends and Park Ji-Sung, Mikaël Silvestre and Louis Saha, on behalf of the Manchester United Legends, star in the poster for the official match between the two sides at 7.00pm CET on 30 June at the Camp Nou. This will be the Barça Legends’ first match at the Club’s stadium. The poster allows people to access tickets for the match via a QR code and this will complement the regular channels for ticket purchases.
Rivaldo and Patrick Kluivert are the most recent additions to José Maria Bakero’s Barça squad and he joins a fantastic group of players including Ronaldinho, Edgar Davids and Simao Sabrosa with a few more expected to be announced.
The Manchester Legends will be trained by Andy Ritchie and will call on ex-players including Blomqvist, Fortune, Poborsky, Berbatov, Ji Sung-Park, Silvestre, Louis Saha and Dwight Yorke for their trip to the Catalan capital.
This match follows on from the success of the game in Beirut, Lebanon, when the blaugranas defeated the Real Madrid Leyendas 3-2 with Giuly scoring a brace and Simao adding another from three Ronaldinho assists. The Barça Legends will play at the Camp Nou for the first time and will then travel to Manchester on 2 September for the second game at Old Trafford at 3.00pm CET.