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Owen: Newcastle contract talks will take time

Michael Owen admits he doesn't expect to sign a new deal at Newcastle United anytime soon.

Talks are on-going but it is now four months since boss Kevin Keegan pleaded with owner Mike Ashley to hand Owen a new deal to prevent him walking out next summer.

Owen said: "We have been opening contract negotiations. It will take time."

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