Contest: Win a chance to play golf with ex-Liverpool midfielder Patrik Berger

The Straits Times, in partnership with Castlewood Group, is offering two readers a chance to play a round of golf with Berger, who has a handicap of 5. PHOTO: ST FILE 
The Straits Times, in partnership with Castlewood Group, is offering two readers a chance to play a round of golf with Berger, who has a handicap of 5. PHOTO: ST FILE 

He was a popular ex-Liverpool player whose lung-bursting runs from midfield and accurate long shots fired from his powerful left foot made him a fan favourite.

But how good is former Liverpool midfielder Patrick Berger with a golf club in his hands? Two lucky readers of The Straits Times are about to find out.

The Straits Times, in partnership with Castlewood Group, is offering two readers a chance to play a round of golf with Berger, who has a handicap of 5.

They will play at the Laguna National Golf and Country Club on Nov 14, from 7am, and will be joined by ST's senior correspondent Rohit Brijnath.

The winners also get to have lunch with the elegant midfielder, and will walk away with two tickets each to the Nov 15 Castlewood Group Liverpool Masters, a football friendly between ex-Liverpool players and former Singapore internationals at Jalan Besar Stadium.

To enter, simply key in the code "MFAST" in the promo code box when purchasing tickets to the Castlewood Group Liverpool Masters at www.ticketbooth.com.sg. Ticket prices range from $7 to $30.

The contest is open to fans with a valid golf handicap, and ends at midnight on Friday, Nov 7. Winners will be notified by Monday, Nov 10. In addition, fans who buy their tickets online before noon on Nov 11 also stand to win chances to dine with the teams, travel with them on the team buses and sit on the team benches during the match.

Winners will be picked during a lucky draw on Nov 12.