Owen lifts Manchester United to 2-1 win over Barca

Michael Owen scored in the 76th minute to lift Manchester United to a 2-1 victory over Barcelona on Saturday in a friendly football match that reprised their clash in the Champions League final.

Owen optimistic about better performance for Man U

Manchester United star Michael Owen has said that he wants to prove he is still a top-class striker, despite starting just four games for the club last season.

Owen ready for Champions League hurrah

Michael Owen announced his
arrival on the world stage with a memorable solo strike at the
1998 World Cup.

Owen defends under-fire Rooney

Manchester United striker Michael Owen defended under-fire teammate Wayne Rooney following his lacklustre performance for England in the World Cup.

Hamstring curse ends Owen’s World Cup dream

Michael Owen will be out injured until the end of the season after learning he needs surgery to repair the hamstring injury that forced him out of last weekend’s League Cup final.

England snub left me feeling numb: Owen

Michael Owen said being left out of Fabio Capello`s England squad used to leave him feeling numb but now accepts time is running out on his dream of playing in this year`s World Cup.

Owen will get more first-team opportunities: Ferguson

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has said that striker Michael Owen will get more first-team opportunities in the coming weeks.

Owen’s recent Euro hat-trick fails to boost his World Cup hopes

Ace Manchester United forward Michael Owen’s recent Euro hat-trick has failed to boost his World Cup hopes, as England manager Fabio Capello shrugged off the striker’s superb treble against Wolfsburg.

Owen turns back the clock with another German hat-trick

Out-of-favour England striker Michael Owen wound back the clock with a superb treble to lead Manchester United to a 3-1 win over VfL Wolfsburg on Tuesday.

Ferguson backs goalless Owen, Berbatov to come good soon

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has defended his strikers Michael Owen and Dimitar Berbatov, who have failed to score so far for the reigning Premier League champions in this season.

Owen can be `fantastic`, Alonso was great, Chelsea too old: Wenger

Arsene Wenger has commented on a myriad of subjects, from Manchester United`s gamble in signing Michael Owen, to the age of the Chelsea team.

Owen will prove his class for Man U, says Fergie

Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson is insisting that striker Michael Owen will score goals for the club this season after securing a free transfer from Newcastle.

Owen targets World Cup return

Manchester United’s latest recruit Michael Owen believes that his move can re-ignite his career with the English team and propel him into Fabio Capello`s scheme of things for the World Cup finals.

Man U haven`t taken risk on Owen: Ferguson

Manchester United recently signed Michael Owen on a Bosman transfer from Newcastle United, much to the surprise of the wider footballing community.

Owen is ready to overhaul Bobby Charlton`s goal haul: Giggs

Michael Owen has been backed to become England`s all-time top goal scorer.

Fergie expects Owen goal spree

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson said new signing Michael Owen could score 15 goals in the new season as the coach plots a record fourth consecutive Premier League crown.

Owen on target as Man Utd win in Malaysia

Michael Owen hit the target again Monday as Manchester United made it two wins out of two on their pre-season tour, beating a plucky Malaysian XI 2-0.

Owen on target as Man Utd win in Malaysia

Michael Owen hit the target again Monday as Manchester United made it two wins out of two on their pre-season tour, beating a plucky Malaysian XI 2-0.