Stoke boss Pulis won't give up on ex-Man Utd striker Owen

Stoke City boss Tony Pulis remains keen on released Manchester United striker Michael Owen.

Stoke City boss Tony Pulis remains keen on released Manchester United striker Michael Owen.

The Daily Star says Pulis has held further discussions with chairman Peter Coates over a bid to persuade Owen, 32, to move to the Britannia Stadium.

Stoke are ready to offer the ex-Manchester United, Newcastle, Real Madrid and Liverpool hitman a realistic pay-as-you-play package for this season.

And boss Pulis has been given the all-clear to press ahead with a possible deal if he can lower the club’s current wage bill.

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