The Castlewood Liverpool Masters Singapore Tour 2014

Date: 15th November, 2014
Location: Singapore

The Castlewood Group (CWG) Liverpool Masters was held in Singapore from the 12th to 15th November 2014.
The Castlewood Group was the title sponsor for this event along with many other notable names such as:

Official Hotel – The Westin Singapore
Official Car – Volkswagen
Official Beer – Carlsberg
Official Apparel – Mafro
Others: 1-Altitude, Hard Rock Café, Qatar, Yeo’s, Singtel MioTV, Flexisque & Samsung

The Liverpool legends team included many outstanding names such as Robbie Fowler, Steve McManaman, Dietmar Hamann, Patrik Berger, Emil Heskey, Jerzy Dudek and Jari Littmanen challenged the Singapore legends team that included Fandi Ahmad and Sundramoorthy. This was a special match for Singaporean Aleksandar Đurić, who hung up his professional boots after he played his testimonial match against the mighty Reds.

The CWG Liverpool Masters is a unique event where fans and sponsors had an opportunity to mingle and mix closely.
A packed, 4-day itinerary was supported with many other events:

Itinerary

12 November

  • Press conference
  • Meet & greet at Westin Hotel
  • Anniversary party at Westin Hotel

13 November

  • CWG exclusive kids clinic at Tanglin Trust School
  • CWG office appearance
  • Carlsberg appearance
  • Meet & greet at Hard Rock Café

14 November

  • Castlewood Group Golf Day
  • CWG ION Shopping Centre players’ appearance
  • Carlsberg players’ appearance

15 November

  • Shared soccer clinic
  • Pre tournament lunch
  • Match day
  • After party at 1-Altitude

Four days prior to match day, it was sold out to a maximum capacity of 7,600 fans played at the Jalan Besar Stadium. Although the match was slighted delayed due to the weather, fans got their money’s worth when the Liverpool legends team bulldozed the local team to an easy 3-1 win. The Reds had 80 percent of the possession and treated the fans to many fancy moves and deft touches throughout the match.

Scorers: 1st Half: Emile Heskey, Lim Tong Hai (OG) 2nd Half: Jari Littamen & Rafi Ali.

Team Squads

Liverpool

1 Jerzy Dudek goalkeeper
2 Stephane Henchoz defender
4 Steve Harkness defender
3 Bjorne Tore Kvarme defender
5 Phil Babb defender
6 Jan Kromkamp defender
7 Emile Heskey forward
15 Patrick Berger midfield
9 Robbie Fowler forward
10 Steve McManaman midfield
11 Vladimir Smicer midfield
8 Michael Thomas midfield
37 Jari Littmanen forward
14 Ian Rush forward
25 David Thompson midfield
16 Dietmar Hamann midfield

Singapore

1 Rezal Hassan goalkeeper
2 Zulkarnean Zanail defender
3 Lim Tong Hai defender
4 S.Subramani defender
5 Aide Iskandar defender
6 Syed Faruk defender
7 Steven Tan midfield
8 Nazri Nasir midfield
9 Rafi Ali forward
10 Malek Awab midfield
11 Fandi Ahmad forward
12 V. Sundram Moorthy forward
13 Shahri Rahim goalkeeper
14 Dalis Supait forward
15 Alexandar Duric forward
16 Nahar Daud forward