A host of former Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund players will participate in a legends game between the two sides at Hong Kong Stadium in June. Uefa Champions League winners Luis Garcia and Karl-Heinz Riedle were present in Kowloon on Thursday to launch the countdown to the match, which will involve a number of former Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund stars from the ’90s and 2000s. Jamie Carragher, Steve McManaman, Jason McAteer, Patrik Berger and Vladimir Smicer were announced as participants. As was Liverpool FC ambassador, Robbie Fowler, who will captain the side at So Kon Po. Garcia also revealed that Dirk Kuyt, Daniel Agger and Djibril Cisse will make the journey. On the Dortmund side will be Julio Cesar, Dede, Mladen Petric, Roman Weidenfeller, Mohamed Zidan and Jan Koller in a team that will be coached by Jorg Heinrich. “You can be excited, it’s going to be a great game,” Garcia said. “I enjoy very much playing these kind of legends games. “We’ve got a fantastic support in China, and we’re hoping to bring a little bit of Liverpool here.” The two clubs, who share the iconic anthem You’ll Never Walk Alone , met in a legends game in Germany last August that ended in a 3-2 win for the Bundesliga club. “We saw the first [legends] game between us, it was a very competitive game.” said Riedle, who turned out for both sides during his career. “Hopefully, we’ll see a lot goals, that’s what the fans want to see.” Hong Kong Football Association CEO Paul Woodland welcomed the legends. “Players like this never lose their talent or their skill, or their competitive spirit. So the game on the 8th will be competitive, and we’re really looking forward to it.” The match will be played on Saturday June 8, by which time both clubs could be celebrating winning their respective league titles. Liverpool currently top the Premier League with six games remaining, while Borussia Dortmund currently sit second in Bundesliga, a point behind reigning champions Bayern Munich. Tickets for the exhibition game go on sale on April 23 and prices start at HK$260.