Manchester City - Audio: Gary Owen Bats Off TalkSport Presenters
UK time is: 06:09:31
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Audio: Gary Owen Bats Off TalkSport Presenters

Former Manchester City midfielder, Gary Owen handled Radio TalkSport drive-time presenters, Adrian Durham and Darren Gough with ease earlier today.

TalkSport's drive-time show interviewed the City legend following criticism from some quarters after Roberto Mancini's so-called defensive tactics against Arsenal last night.

Owen said...

'Should we go there like Chelsea and get turned over? The key was to not lose ground on our rivals, and we did that. And in fact gained ground on Spurs and Chelsea.'

'It's not realistic to win every game and sometimes you have to dig deep. Last year we beat Chelsea twice but were nowhere near winning the title.'

'One game doesn't make a season. It's about being better than last season and finishing in the top four.'

'If you can't win, don't lose. If you want to challenge, when you're not playing well, make sure you don't get beat.'


As the interview proceeds Gary gives Durham and Gough both barrels.

You can listen to the whole 11 minute interview by clicking here.

Nice one Gary.






Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The journalist

Writer: Tudor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday January 6 2011

Time: 9:07PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Not hard to pin Gough down. The quintessential village idiot.
RobsonGreensleeves
Report Abuse
06/01/2011 21:14:00

Gary Owen Legend.
Johnny Baguette
Report Abuse
06/01/2011 21:23:00

Gary spoke sense and with alot of passion. By any chance did anyone hear danny mills interview on the day of the game, on drive time. He continued his spiteful city hatred by saying we were second by default, defence is shakey, mancini has problems with strikers, city are not good and will lose. What a bitter *****.
Sheikh Mansour
Report Abuse
06/01/2011 22:16:00

Who? More to the point, should we care? Getting the better of Talksport presenters is like trying to outwit a cage full of chimps.
Wyn Mills
Report Abuse
06/01/2011 23:17:00

Darren Gough is just a closet rag anyway. you know the type - not from Manchester but from a town woth a hopeless team. I know I'll support ManU. Gary called it right and Wyn Mills has written on enough blogs today. The bottom line is who achieved what they set out to do City or Arsenal. When Arsenal played United who achieved what they set out to do, United or arsenal? Do we see a pattern here? Yes Arsenal for all their supposed greatness and pretty football are serial underachievers. I'd sack Wenger!
pedmachine
Report Abuse
06/01/2011 23:37:00

Gary Owen, hitting the nail on the head.
eighthsin
Report Abuse
07/01/2011 00:43:00

Its good then that you are a nobody who cant sack anyone then Ped.
Deltaforce
Report Abuse
07/01/2011 10:36:00

You are such a bitter man Delta. Have you never heard the one about putting the spade down when you're at the bottom of the hole? Grief!
fifthcolumnblue
Report Abuse
07/01/2011 11:30:00

You are nobody to talk FCB. Remove the plank from your eye before you point to the speck in mine.
Deltaforce
Report Abuse
07/01/2011 18:46:00

You can't fit a plank into an eye.
RobsonGreensleeves
Report Abuse
08/01/2011 20:00:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester City Articles

Pellegrini Voted Mourinho (Sunday May 24 2015)

City v Southampton - Preview (Saturday May 23 2015)

City Announce Post Season Squad (Saturday May 23 2015)

Pellegrini On Southampton (Friday May 22 2015)

Duo In England Squad (Friday May 22 2015)

Archived Manchester City Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Johnny Baguette 442
2. Bluedub 233
3. Skoorb 163
4. Buzz Lightyear 162
5. citizhun 137
6. Colin Is The King 126
7. OziMan 117
8. kennyclementstache 107
9. CITYBOY1000 103
10. johnkelv 71

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man City 2 - 0 Southampton
Swansea 2 - 4 Man City
Man City 6 - 0 Q.P.R.
Spurs 0 - 1 Man City
Man City 3 - 2 Aston Villa
Man City 2 - 0 West Ham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 38 26 9 3 +41 87
2. Man City 38 24 7 7 +45 79
3. Arsenal 38 22 9 7 +35 75
4. Man Utd 38 20 10 8 +25 70
5. Spurs 38 19 7 12 +5 64
6. Liverpool 38 18 8 12 +4 62
7. Southampton 38 18 6 14 +21 60

Breaking League News

Dire Season Gets Roy Of The Rovers Ending
Newcastle : 25/05/2015 00:14:01
QPR Capitulate In Final Failing
Q.P.R. : 24/05/2015 23:32:00
Sissoko Making Noises About Remaining At NUFC
Newcastle : 24/05/2015 23:16:01
Mike Ashley Needs To Back Words Up With Action
Newcastle : 24/05/2015 22:24:00
Monk Hopes For 'Similar If Not Better' Season Next Year
Swansea : 24/05/2015 21:36:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which Was Your Favourite Win From City's 18 Point Bagging Run-in?
Suggested By:  Shaun Gloater
West Ham 2-0 1%
Villa 3-2 0%
Spurs 0-1 66%
QPR 6-0 0%
Swansea 2-4 33%
Southampton 2-0 0%