News Balls: Michael Owen's dodgy thigh and other stories

Stop tormenting us, Michael Owen… [ESPNsoccernet]
Will the USA be welcome in Germany? [SoccerBlog]
Ronaldo turns down big pot of cash to play in States. Ronaldoh! more like [Sports Illustrated]
Round-up of this week's World Cup friendlies – Liechtenstein vs Togo sounds like a doozie! [World Cup Blog]
Lionel Messi takes the Wayne Rooney World Cup route [FIFA]