Manchester United news

Owen ruled out for six weeks

November 14, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Manchester United striker Michael Owen is facing up to six weeks on the sidelines with a thigh injury.

Owen, 31, suffered the problem during his side's 2-0 Champions League win over Otelul Galati on November 2, but it was not initially thought to be serious.

United have confirmed otherwise, though, with a club spokesman telling the club's official website: " Michael has a thigh muscle injury and will be out for six weeks or so.''

As a result, Owen is unlikely to be ...

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