On a swelteringly hot day at the Spiers and Hartwell Jubilee Stadium, Evesham Utd hosted a Legends match between old rivals Liverpool and Manchester Utd. There were 13 internationals on view in the following teams:
Manchester United Legends Team:
Frazer Digby, Lee Martin, David May, Andy Ritchie, Sammy Mcllroy, Mike Duxbury, Clayton Blackmore, Russell Beardsmore, Frank Stapleton, Arthur Albiston, Deniol Graham, Bal Padda (Auction Winner), Matt Baxter (Auction Winner) Carl Partridge (Auction Winner)
Liverpool Legends Team:
Bob Bolder, Alan Kennedy, Jason McAteer, Mark Wright, Michael Thomas, Ronnie Whelan, Howard Gayle, Don Hutchison, Paul Walsh, John Durnin, John Wark, Jamie Evans (Auction Winner), James Jones (Auction Winner), Peter Carter (Auction Winner)
Liverpool won 4-1 with goals from John Durnin (11 mins), Don Hutchison (50 mins), James Jones (55 and 68 mins). Manchester Utd scored a consolation goal on 81 mins through Deniol Graham.
Match report to follow.