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Stoke Want 'Parasite' Owen!
Published : 20 May 2012 16:15:09
He made four appearances last season - and hasn't completed a full season since long before the Toon signed him - but ....
... Stoke chairman Peter Coates says manager Tony Pulis could be interested in taking Michael Owen to the Britannia Stadium on a free transfer.
Owen confirmed earlier in the week that he was not being offered a new contract at Old Trafford, but expressed his determination to continue his playing career at Premier League level.
Coates: "Tony is away at the moment, but that is one we could discuss when he gets back. He was interested in him previously.
"Michael Owen has been a fantastic player and I can see why Tony might be interested.
"But that will be very much a judgement for the management to make."