Manchester United - Owen Injury Woe
UK time is: 19:41:45
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Owen Injury Woe

Having been given a new contract, last summer, Michael Owen has proven that he still has what it takes when it comes to scoring.

Three goals in two starts, albeit Carling Cup starts, had augured well for the striker who many might consider to be approaching veteran status.

Last night, awarded a start in the Champions League, Owen was to last a mere eleven minutes before succumbing to an injury caused by over-exertion.

Following our 2-0 win, Sir Alex Ferguson had a few words to say about Owen`s plight, remarking to the assembled journalists,

"It was a blow for the lad. He did a thigh muscle. It was really just a complete freak."

Further adding about the prowess he showed in setting up the opening goal of the night,

"It was a fantastic run to get to Phil Jones` cross. He took all the defenders with him and it left a simple tap-in fro Antonio."

"It`s a tragedy, I really feel for him. It`s difficult to say how long it will be. We`ll have to assess him."

The trouble being that with Owen being on a season long deal, can he afford to spend a lengthy period on the sidelines if he is to be considered for a further extension come the summer of 2012!

Vital Man United on: facebook

Vital Man United on: twitter

Join Vital Man United

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!

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: Red Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday November 3 2011

Time: 4:37PM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Manchester United Articles

Persistently Chasing Muller (Monday October 5 2015)

AUDIO: Van Gaal mystified by display (Monday October 5 2015)

Rooney`s on the Box Tonight! (Monday October 5 2015)

Worst Performance under van Gaal! (Monday October 5 2015)

Arsenal 3 Manchester United 0 (Sunday October 4 2015)

Arsenal v United - Team-Sheets (Sunday October 4 2015)

Celtic Admit Interest in Wilson (Sunday October 4 2015)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Man City 8 6 0 2 +12 18
2. Arsenal 8 5 1 2 +6 16
3. Man Utd 8 5 1 2 +4 16
4. Crystal Palace 8 5 0 3 +4 15
5. Leicester City 8 4 3 1 +2 15
6. West Ham 8 4 2 2 +6 14
7. Everton 8 3 4 1 +4 13

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Arnautovic named in Garth Crooks' team of the weekend
Stoke : 05/10/2015 19:36:00
Arnautovic wins AFC Bournemouth Man of the Match poll
Stoke : 05/10/2015 19:26:00
Arnautovic goal gives Stoke third successive Villa Park win
Stoke : 05/10/2015 19:09:01
Stoke : 05/10/2015 19:04:01
Several Off On International Duty
WBA : 05/10/2015 18:06:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Arsenal?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
De Gea 26%
Young 0%
Smalling 0%
Blind 0%
Darmian 0%
Carrick 0%
Schweinsteiger 37%
Mata 0%
Depay 0%
Rooney 0%
Martial 37%
Valencia 0%
Fellaini 0%
Wilson 0%