August 9th will feature a match at the Allianz Arena between Bayern Munich All Stars and Manchester United Legends. The revenue from ticket sales will be donated to a children's charity backed by Allianz. The event will also include the unveiling of your 2014-2015 Bayern Munich team.
Are you unable to make it out to Munich for the game? Well, Allianz SE Head of Group Market Management Joseph K. Gross has good news for you, "I'm particularly happy the ticket sales will be used for a good cause. Live streaming and social media will also make the event available to fans from all over the world."
So, yes, we can all watch the match and presentation of the team.
However, can we discuss the validity of the "All Stars" and "Legends" claim for a lot of these players? Here are the rosters.
|Bayern Munich All Stars|
|Markus Babbel||Andreas Brehme||Paul Breitner|
|Hans-Jörg Butt||Harald Cerny||Maurizio Gaudino|
|Owen Hargreaves||Walter Junghans||Robert Kovac|
|Oliver Kreuzer||Hans Pflügler||Michael Rummenigge|
|Paulo Sergio||Michael Tarnat||Olaf Thon|
|Mark Van Bommel||Marcel Witeczek||Alexander Zickler|
|Manchester United Legends|
|Bryan Robson (manager)||Denis Irwin||Andrew Cole|
|Dwight Yorke||Dion Dublin||Edwin van der Sar|
|Lee Martin||Mikael Silvestre||Clayton Blackmore|
|Jesper Blomqvist||Quinton Fortune||Danny Higgenbotham|
|Ben Thornley||Paul Scholes|
"All Stars" and "Legends"? You decide.