Michael Owen: A career in photos

Here's a 14 year old Owen, as he progressed through the Liverpool ranks.
Owen netted his first league goal against Wimbledon back in 1997. Credit: PA
The striker made his full international in a defeat to Chile. Credit: PA
One of his most famous moments was his wondergoal against Argentina at France '98. Credit: PA
Owen won the FA Cup with Liverpool in 2001, scoring twice in the final. Credit: PA
Real Madrid acquired Owen, with him scoring 14 goals for the club in one season. Credit: PA
Due to a lack of opportunities in Spain, Owen moved to Newcastle, but he struggled for consistency due to injuries. Credit: PA
Owen's career has been blighted by injuries, including this one at the 2006 World Cup. Credit: PA
Owen spent three years at Old Trafford, with his most famous moment being a last-minute winner in a Manchester derby. Credit: PA
A move to Stoke in the summer has failed to inspire Owen. Credit: PA