Michael Owen Biography
Michael Owen was born to Terry and Jeanette on 14th December 1979. Michael was introduced to the game early in his childhood by his father, who himself was a professional soccer player, albeit retired. Terry was quick to notice Michael interest in playing football and guided him. By the time Michael reached the age of ten, many talent scouts were following his progress. Michael Owen’s first claim to fame was the record number of 79 goals he had scored for his Deeside Primary school.More...
Who Does Michael Owen Play For ?
Michael Owen currently plays for the Red Devils, Manchester United. He has signed a 2 year contract with the club, effective from July 2009. He is also a member of the England football team. However, a hamstring injury sustained during the Carling Cup final, earlier this season kept him out of action for several weeks.
As a result of this injury he was not able to make it to the England squad for the recently concluded 2010 FIFA World Cup held in South Africa, as well. He is recuperating from the injury and has indicated that he would earn a call back to the national team, once he is fully fit.More...
Family Of Michael Owen
Michael Owen was born on December 14, 1979 in Chester. He was the fourth child of Jeanette and Terry Owen. Owen’s interest towards football was inherited from his father who was a retired professional footballer, having played for Everton and Chester City.
Terry Owen was responsible for introducing his fourth child, Michael, to football as he realized that he was the most talented of the four siblings. His father was proved right as there were many talent scouts who were watching his progress. Michael had indicated that he would like to serve Chester City in some capacity after his retirement, because it was the team that his father was associated with and had played for.More...