Date: 1st June 2011 at 4:49pm
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It was something we speculated on yesterday!

Having taken a place on the bench against Barcelona, we wondered if United were going to surprise us all and give Michael Owen another contract.

Well it appears our thoughts were justified with it being announced today that Owen has indeed signed a new contract and will be staying at Old Trafford for another year.

Michael, as you`d expect, is delighted about the contract and has remarked on his Twitter site,

“Delighted to be staying for another year.”

Sir Alex, Ferguson, obviously instrumental in the offer being made, had this to say to the media about the deal,

“Michael has proved to be a top footballer.”

“It is unfortunate that he did not get more opportunities but the form of Hernandez put everyone in the shade and his partnership with Rooney proved invaluable.”

“I am delighted Michael is staying for a further year and we will look to give him more opportunities in the new season.”


Good news for Michael but we suspect another nail in the coffin of Dimitar Berbatov`s United career!



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