The Arsenal Foundation is delighted to announce that Arsène Wenger and Fabio Capello will be in the dugouts for Arsenal Legends v Milan Glorie at Emirates Stadium, on Saturday, September 3.
The Arsenal manager is set to reunite with Thierry Henry, Dennis Bergkamp, Robert Pires, Freddie Ljungberg* and other Arsenal favourites for the game, which is being played in support of The Arsenal Foundation.
Capello, who won four Serie A titles and the UEFA Champions League as manager of AC Milan from 1991-96, will take charge of a team of Rossoneri greats including Paolo Maldini, Franco Baresi, Christian Vieri, Hernan Crespo and Gennaro Gattuso*.Tickets for this star-studded match are selling fast, so supporters are encouraged to purchase now to avoid disappointment.Tickets are priced from £20 and £10 for concessions and are available here. All net proceeds will be donated to The Arsenal Foundation.
Established in 2012, The Arsenal Foundation was founded during the club’s 125th anniversary in order to extend its good work and reach a greater number of beneficiaries around the world.
The Arsenal Foundation funds a great number of projects which use the club's name and the popularity of the game to reach disadvantaged young people. The most recent project in partnership with Save the Children saw the installation of two artificial football pitches in a camp in Iraq for internally displaced people.
*Players participating for both the Arsenal Legends and Milan Glorie teams are subject to personal availability on the day of the match.
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