Michael Owen

Greatest World Cup Goals: The Solo Efforts (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Sport

We kicked off our greatest World Cup goals rundown with the volleys yesterday, and Maxi Rodríguez's chest-and-hit belter against Mexico was your pick...

LOOK: Michael Owen Gears Up For The London Marathon (PICTURES

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Sport

Michael Owen was among the sportsmen, celebrities and TV personalities that gathered at the Tower of London ahead of Sunday's London Marathon. Lond...

Samuel Luckhurst

England Vs Afghanistan Football Match At Wembley Is A Tawdry Idea

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Once a red, now very much a blue, Michael Owen could be the punch-line for the current coalition government's legacy when the public vote for change i...

England To Play Chile For First Time Since Marcelo Salas Double (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK Sport

England will play Chile at Wembley next month for the first time in over 15 years since Marcelo Salas' brilliance. On Michael Owen's England debut ...

Samuel Luckhurst

Chummy, Needlessly Flash And Hollow

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK Sport

As far as Premier League debuts go, BT Sport's coverage of Liverpool versus Stoke City was more Ali Dia than Fabrizio Ravanelli. Brimming with good in...

Michael Owen Should Have Been Great But Fell Out of Love With Football

Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 19.05.2013 | UK Sport
Samuel Luckhurst

Owen could, perhaps should, have been the finest of his generation. Ronaldo instead takes that honour despite also being afflicted by injuries and having issues with stimulating himself on a football pitch. The difference between the pair is Ronaldo is synonymous with greatness whereas Owen just flirted with it.

Owen To Retire At End Of The Season

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK Sport

Michael Owen, the Stoke City striker, is to retire at the end of the season. Owen, 33, won 89 caps with England but has succumbed to a number of in...

Owen Hits Back At Twitter Trolls

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.01.2013 | UK Sport

Michael Owen posted a picture of his trophy cabinet on New Year's Day in a retort to Twitter trolls. The Stoke City striker had previously tweeted:...

Owen's £7k A Minute Playing Time At Stoke And Other Humiliating Facts

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Sport

Michael Owen has played 53 minutes for Stoke City and has earned £7,000 a minute. The Sun say the injury-prone striker, who has made just four sub...

Liverpool Overplayed Me - Owen

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK Sport

Michael Owen has said he was overplayed by Liverpool at the beginning of his career, hampering chances of him becoming a "better player". Owen scor...

PICTURES: Michael Owen's Movember Monstrosity

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Sport

Michael Owen, surprise surprise, is injured again. That allowed the Stoke City striker to not just appear on Match of the Day 2 but to also showcase h...

Sensationalist Talk About Diving as a Cancer

William Barns-Graham | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Sport
William Barns-Graham

So diving is a cancer in football. The other thing that's cancerous is stupid sensationalist responses to diving. There are two counts of this: firstly there's the lacking perspective angle of the likes of Tony Pulis who thinks that a yellow card offence is worthy of a 3 match ban, then there's the 'blame the foreigners' angle of any old school "hoof it oop t' bloody pitch" punter.

Owen Lets Everyone Know What They Already Knew

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK Sport

Michael Owen has admitted he was "guilty" of going to ground too easily when playing for England against Argentina at two successive World Cups. Be...

Stoke Here We Come!

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.09.2012 | UK Sport

Michael Owen has finally been cleared by the Premier League to play as striker for Stoke City after his release from Manchester United at the end of l...

What The Papers Say: Berbatov Attacks Fergie

AOL.CO.UK | Posted 04.09.2012 | UK Sport

A look at what is making the headlines on the back pages of Tuesday's press....

Does Michael Owen Want To Play Football Anymore?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Sport

Michael Owen, free agent and once of Liverpool, Real Madrid, Newcastle United and Manchester United, appeared on Sky Sports' Goals on Sunday sofa at t...

Owen Set To Sign For Stoke

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.06.2012 | UK Sport

Michael Owen is set to join Premier League side Stoke City after he was released by Manchester United last month. The 32-year-old made just four ap...

Owen To Leave Man Utd

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester United striker Michael Owen has revealed he will be leaving the club this summer after he was not offered a new contract. On his Twitter...

Michael Owen Should Get a New Deal - Now Shoot Me

Doron Salomon | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK Sport
Doron Salomon

No transfer has ever had more of the Glazers about it than Owen to United (unless you know of and believe the intricacies and reasoning behind the Bebe deal). It seems absurd that I'm even contemplating this but signing Owen on for another year may well be important for the club's future strikers and seems likely to happen.

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WENN | WENN | Posted 20.12.2011 | Home

Wayne and Coleen Rooney hope to add a bit of class to their image after splashing out £100,000 on race horses in a bid to mix with equestrian spo...