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Kanu Cup AS IT HAPPENED: Arsene Wenger masterminds victory for Arsenal and Premier League legends in charity match

A host of Arsenal and Premier League legends came together to thrash an African Masters side 9-5 in the Kanu Cup.

Arsene Wenger masterminded the victory in which former Gunners ace Robert Pires bagged twice, as did Manchester United and Fulham legend Louis Saha.

The match raised money for live-saving treatments for children and adults across Africa.

Former Arsenal striker Nwankwo Kanu has set up his own foundation with the match taking place at Barnet’s Hive Stadium.

Among those the other players who took part in the star-studded match were Sol Campbell, Michael Essien and Steve McManaman.

Premier League Masters: Lehmann, Thompson, Gallas, Babb, Chimbonda, McManaman, Pires, Greening, Richardson, Saha, Webber

Subs: Brown, Riza, Eagles, Campbell, Kanu

African Masters: Shaaban, C Kanu, Toure, Shittu, Bassong, Lua Lua, Essien, Djemba-Djemba, Odemwingie, Yakubu, Kanu

Subs: Uchechi, Amokachi, Lauren, Mido, Hassan

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