The Straits Times
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Published on Dec 25, 2012
 

Owen desperate to score against Liverpool

 
 

LONDON (AFP) - Michael Owen is desperate to break his scoring duck against former club Liverpool on Wednesday and end an eight-year wait.

The 33-year-old hit 118 goals during his prolific Anfield career but since leaving for Real Madrid in 2004, he has not been able to break through.

"It is a strange feeling really playing against your old club, especially one where you were for around 15 years," Stoke striker Owen told Independent Sports News.

"Liverpool are a big part of my life and career and I had some of the best times of my life at the club.