The lineups for the Masters Football event have dropped, some big names are involved

The lineups for the Masters Football event have dropped, some big names are involved

The lineups for the Masters Football event have dropped, some big names are involved

The lineups for next month’s Masters Football tournament in Glasgow have officially dropped. It really happens.

The popular six-a-side competition, which was successfully shown by Sky Sports between 2000-2011, has now been launched by the new sports document streaming website 360 ​​Sports Television.

So where will it take place? And when can I watch? The competition will be held on July 8 at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow and will feature former players from Liverpool, Manchester United, Celtic and Rangers.

As for the lineup, Liverpool’s eight-man roster includes Jamie Carragher, Luis Garcia and Stewart Downing, as well as Jermaine Pennant, David Thompson and Sander Westerveld.

Former full-back Stephen Warnock will also join Steve McManaman, who made 364 appearances for the Reds during a nine-year spell at Anfield.

Image Credit: Masters Football/360 Sports TV Masters Cup
Image Credit: Masters Football/360 Sports TV Masters Cup

Liverpool will face big rivals Manchester United in the highly anticipated tournament on July 8.

Wes Brown and John O’Shea, who spent 27 years together at Old Trafford during their trophy-laden careers, hope to bring home more silverware from Glasgow, as did former academy product Darron Gibson.

Paul Rachubka, Quinton Fortune, Karel Poborsky and Louis Saha will also participate, while one name is currently still TBC at the time of writing. Do you think this United team can beat Liverpool?

Image Credit: Masters Football/360 Sports TV Masters Cup
Image Credit: Masters Football/360 Sports TV Masters Cup

Oh, and there’s also the small business of an Old Firm derby in Glasgow.

Celtic are certainly taking things seriously with the additions of Stiliyan Petrov, Kris Commons and Joe Ledley in midfield, with former England international Carlton Cole leading the line-up.

Rab Douglas, who spent five years at Celtic Park between 2000 and 2005, will play between the sticks as Mark Wilson and Kelvin Wilson try to defend his goal. Simon Donnelly is the last name on the list.

Image Credit: Masters Football/360 Sports TV Masters Cup
Image Credit: Masters Football/360 Sports TV Masters Cup

And finally, the Gers, who will have former Manchester United goalkeeper Roy Carroll in goal when they take on three of European football’s biggest clubs.

Alan Hutton, who started his career at Rangers before winning the league title in 2005, will start alongside former Aston Villa team-mate Carlos Cuellar – a potentially formidable partnership in the back.

Pedro Mendes, Barry Ferguson and Lee McCullock will take positions in midfield, while Kris Boyd and Michael Mols will likely be the goalscorers at the Braehead Arena.

Image Credit: Masters Football/360 Sports TV Masters Cup
Image Credit: Masters Football/360 Sports TV Masters Cup

The four teams compete on the famous blue carpet for two eight-minute halves, with the top two of the group then battling it out in a final.

Sports documentaries streaming site 360 ​​Sports TV Masters Cup was founded by Brighton midfielder Adam Lallana, former Celtic manager Martin O’Neill and his former Nottingham Forest team-mate Tony Woodcock.

Two-time European Cup winner Woodcock. who is director and co-founder of 360 Sports TV, can’t wait to get started.

“It just feels fantastic to bring Masters Football back to life,” he said. “It has a real history and there has been a huge buzz on social media lately with petitions to revive the tournament.”

He added: “I played in the very first series of Masters Football which immediately caught the attention of fans across the country who were delighted to see their past heroes once again show off their skills.

“Now I am so excited to play a part in bringing this iconic tournament back to the viewing public with live coverage of this brand new event on www.360sportstelevision.com.”