Friday 8 June 2007 

Barton, Merson, Anderson Confirmed For PFA V PCA Charity Match

Old Trafford is currently gripped with Test Match fever, but come next Wednesday – it will be the turn of the footballing legends to show what they can do on a cricket wicket.

Joey Barton, Paul Merson and Viv Anderson are the latest footballing stars to confirm their appearance at the PFA Centenary Cricket XI V Football XI game at Old Trafford on the 13th June.

This cricket match at Old Trafford is part of the PFA fund-raising campaign “One Goal One Million” to fund a new Children’s Rehabilitation and Physiotherapy Unit at The University Children’s Hospital, Manchester.

The All Star Football XI includes Peter Reid (Cpt), Sam Allardyce, Peter Beardsley, Joey Barton, Bryan Robson, Rob Lee, Warren Barton and Matt Le Tissier with the Cricket Legends XI fielding a team including Devon Malcolm, Sherwin Campbell, Ian Austin, Peter Martin, Robin Smith, Mike Newell and Warren Hegg.

Gates open at 3:30pm with the game starting at 5:30pm

“Kids Go Free” Ticket Offer

Children under 16 go free with a paying Adult (max. of 3 children per adult)
Ticket prices: Adult £10

Tickets from the Old Trafford Cricket Ground Ticket Office: 0870 062 20 20 or book online now at: www.lccc.co.uk