<p>On today’s episode we are joined by one of only four Englishmen to win the Ballon d’Or. Michael Owen was a phenom who burst onto the scene with THAT goal against Argentina in the 1998 World Cup.</p><p>He went on to score over 150 goals for Liverpool before becoming a ‘Galactico’ at Real Madrid. He returned to England in 2005, joining Newcastle United but his injuries had started to take their toll. </p><p>He would go on to win a Premier League title at Liverpool’s hated rivals Manchester United before calling time on his career at Stoke City.</p><p>Giving the inside scoop on his turbulent time at Newcastle United, challenging public perceptions of his character, and offering his thoughts on the current state of the Premier League, Michael joins the show to reflect on his career that featured brilliance and frustration in equal measure.</p><p>Subscribe for future episodes and head to <a href="http://www.youtube.com/@UpFrontWithSimonJordan">www.youtube.com/@UpFrontWithSimonJordan</a> for full video episodes. 18+ please gamble responsibly.</p><p>Warning: this episode contains language that some people may find offensive.</p>

Up Front with Simon Jordan

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Michael Owen | “You don't have to be THAT GOOD to be a Premier League player anymore”

NOV 30, 202364 MIN
Up Front with Simon Jordan

Michael Owen | “You don't have to be THAT GOOD to be a Premier League player anymore”

NOV 30, 202364 MIN

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On today’s episode we are joined by one of only four Englishmen to win the Ballon d’Or. Michael Owen was a phenom who burst onto the scene with THAT goal against Argentina in the 1998 World Cup.

He went on to score over 150 goals for Liverpool before becoming a ‘Galactico’ at Real Madrid. He returned to England in 2005, joining Newcastle United but his injuries had started to take their toll.

He would go on to win a Premier League title at Liverpool’s hated rivals Manchester United before calling time on his career at Stoke City.

Giving the inside scoop on his turbulent time at Newcastle United, challenging public perceptions of his character, and offering his thoughts on the current state of the Premier League, Michael joins the show to reflect on his career that featured brilliance and frustration in equal measure.

Subscribe for future episodes and head to www.youtube.com/@UpFrontWithSimonJordan for full video episodes. 18+ please gamble responsibly.

Warning: this episode contains language that some people may find offensive.