UK time is: 15:53:03
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Michael Owen signs for Stoke

England legend Michael Owen has today signed a one-year deal with Stoke.

The 32-year-old striker was released by Manchester United in May and there was speculation Liverpool were closing in on his signing, but Tony Pulis has got his man.

The deal is believed to be a pay-as-you-play deal, with the option of a second year if Owen meets certain appearance requirements.

Owen has netted 221 goals in 473 appearances in his career, including 40 for England, and he represents a major coup for the Potters who have already strengthened their squad with the likes of Steven N'Zonzi and Charlie Adam.

For me, this is a massive signing for Stoke, we've desperately needed a natural goalscorer for a long, long time and IF Michael Owen is fit, there are few better.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Tom Mckeon Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday September 4 2012

Time: 8:16PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Stoke City Articles

Stats: Stoke City v Southampton (Wednesday October 29 2014)

Stoke look to Dempsey loan move (Monday October 27 2014)

Stats: Southampton v Stoke City (Monday October 27 2014)

Whelan suffers fractured leg (Friday October 24 2014)

Shawcross must learn and adapt (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Stoke grab controversial Swansea victory (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Archived Stoke City Articles

List All Vital Stoke Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. lloyd_17 11

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Southampton 1 - 0 Stoke
Stoke 2 - 1 Swansea
Sunderland 3 - 1 Stoke
Stoke 1 - 0 Newcastle
Q.P.R. 2 - 2 Stoke
Stoke 0 - 1 Leicester City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Everton 9 3 3 3 2 12
10. Hull City 9 2 5 2 0 11
11. Spurs 9 3 2 4 -2 11
12. Stoke 9 3 2 4 -2 11
13. WBA 9 2 4 3 -1 10
14. Newcastle 9 2 4 3 -5 10
15. Aston Villa 9 3 1 5 -10 10

Breaking League News

What Should We Really Be Targeting?
Spurs : 30/10/2014 15:45:00
Ince Moves To Sherwood
Hull City : 30/10/2014 15:38:00
Sakho Touch And Go For Stoke
West Ham : 30/10/2014 13:01:00
Blind amp; Di Maria Loving It!
Man Utd : 30/10/2014 10:16:00
Oviedo keen to return
Everton : 30/10/2014 10:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM vs Southampton
Suggested By:  
Begovic 50%
Bardsley 0%
Shawcross 50%
Wilson 0%
Pieters 0%
Cameron 0%
N'Zonzi 0%
Adam 0%
Walters 0%
Moses 0%
Crouch 0%
Diouf 0%
Arnautovic 0%
Assaidi 0%