Club Career

Stoke City (2012-2013)


2012 – 2013

On 4 September 2012, Owen joined Stoke City on a one-year contract and was handed the number 10 shirt from the departed Ricardo Fuller.

Owen made his debut in a 1 – 1 draw against Manchester City on 15 September. On 19 January 2013, after scored his first and only goal for Stoke City in a 3 – 1 defeat at Swansea City, Owen became only the seventh player to reach 150 Premier League goals.

On 19 March 2013, Owen announced that he would retire from playing at the end of the 2012 – 2013 season, and he received a standing ovation from both sets of supporters during his final appearance on 19 May 2013 against Southampton.