Meet celebrity footballers in Dubai

Q&A with a West Ham legend and golf with an ex-Chelsea star

Meet celebrity footballers in Dubai
Michael Owen

Love sport? There are some big football names coming to town, and it’s your chance to meet them. Whether you want to take part in a Q&A, send your kids to football camp or play in a charity golf day, now’s your chance. If you’re a massive football fan, here are all the best places in the city to watch the match.

Play golf with a Chelsea star
One of the biggest charity golf events in the country is arriving at Emirates Golf Club tomorrow (Thursday September 19), with the Swing Against Cancer Golf Series. Non-members can get a full 18 holes, plus a two-hour dinner and drinks package, and a Q&A with one of football’s most legendary, iconic players – Ruud Gullit.
Prices vary. Thu Sep 19, noon. Emirates Golf Club, Sheikh Zayed Road, info@swingagainstcancer.com.

Kids can train with Michael Owen
Get some tips from the top at a new half term camp launched by Jumeirah Beach Hotel. Headed up by former England and Manchester United star Michael Owen,the half term camp is aimed at children between the ages of five and 15 years.
From Dhs1,470. Mon Oct 21-Fri Oct 25, 10am-12pm. Events Arena, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (04 406 8800).

Join footballing Q&A
West Ham United and Celtic supporters, we have some cracking news for you. The Dubai Hammers is hosting a night with the one and only Frank McAvennie. Footy fans can catch the former Scotland international on Thursday September 19 at Dubai’s The Hideout for Dh350 with food and drinks.
Dhs350. Thu Sep 19 7.30pm-10.30pm. Marina Byblos Hotel, Dubai Marina (050 140 3741).

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