James Milner

Born: January 4, 1986 (age 29)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Leeds, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Midfielder
Team: Liverpool (no. 17)
Career History
Senior2001-2004Leeds United
2004-2008Newcastle United
→ 2005-2006Aston Villa (loan)
2008-2010Aston Villa
2010-2015Manchester City
2015-Liverpool
International2009-England
Sports Mole has 699 articles about James Milner. Articles 1 to 40:
James Milner of Liverpool FC reacts during the international friendly match between Brisbane Roar and Liverpool FC at Suncorp Stadium on July 17, 2015
Brendan Rodgers praises "absolutely exceptional" James Milner
Brendan Rodgers claims that James Milner has been "absolutely exceptional" since arriving at Liverpool on a free transfer earlier in the summer.
05:18
Arsenal's Olivier Giroud is pursued by James Milner of Liverpool on August 24, 2015
James Milner: 'Future is bright for Liverpool'
James Milner believes that early-season performances prove that the future is bright for the current Liverpool squad.
Aug 26, 03:21
Aaron Ramsey scores a goal for Arsenal that is disallowed for offside on August 24, 2015
Result: Arsenal, Liverpool play out goalless draw
Liverpool continue their unbeaten start to the new Premier League season with a goalless draw at Arsenal on Monday.
Aug 24, 21:51
Aaron Ramsey scores a goal for Arsenal that is disallowed for offside on August 24, 2015
Half-Time Report: Entertaining first half finishes goalless
Arsenal and Liverpool play out a goalless first 45 minutes in their Premier League clash at the Emirates.
Aug 24, 20:46
Olivier Giroud celebrates scoring Arsenal's first goal with Hector Bellerin on August 16, 2015
Preview: Arsenal vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Premier League meeting between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates.
Aug 21, 17:58
James Milner (R) of Liverpool celebrates with Jordon Ibe (L) after scoring the first goal during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Result: Liverpool make it two Premier League wins in two after edging past Bournemouth
Liverpool make it two wins in two after beating Bournemouth 1-0 in their Premier League clash at Anfield.
Aug 17, 21:53
Retired Liverpool football club player Jamie Carragher arrives for a memorial service to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster at Anfield Stadium on April 15, 2014
Jamie Carragher: 'Philippe Coutinho has to play centrally'
Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher urges Brendan Rodgers to keep Philippe Coutinho in a central position this term.
Aug 15, 14:16
James Milner of Liverpool FC reacts during the international friendly match between Brisbane Roar and Liverpool FC at Suncorp Stadium on July 17, 2015
James Milner: 'If we played rubbish but won every game, we'd be happy'
James Milner admits that he and his Liverpool teammates are happy to play ugly if it means winning every game.
Aug 11, 06:25
Joe Gomez Liverpool FC in action during the international friendly match between Brisbane Roar and Liverpool FC at Suncorp Stadium on July 17, 2015
Liverpool's Joe Gomez "thankful" to Brendan Rodgers for giving him PL start
Joe Gomez says that he is "thankful" to Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers for giving him his Premier League debut against Stoke City on Sunday.
Aug 10, 14:37
Liverpool FC coach Brendan Rodgers celebrates winning the international friendly match between Brisbane Roar and Liverpool FC at Suncorp Stadium on July 17, 2015
Team News: Four debutants for Liverpool against Stoke City
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers hands debuts to James Milner, Christian Benteke, Joe Gomez and Nathaniel Clyne in their Premier League opener against Stoke City.
Aug 9, 15:09
 Jordan Henderson of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Liverpool at The King Power Stadium on December 2, 2014
Brendan Rodgers hails James Milner, Jordan Henderson
Brendan Rodgers hails James Milner and Jordan Henderson as the midfield duo that could help them secure their first Premier League title.
Aug 8, 14:42
Charlie Adam of Stoke City celebrates scoring his team's fourth goal with his team mates Mame Biram Diouf and Jonathan Walters during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Liverpool at Britannia Stadium on May 24, 2015
Preview: Stoke City vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole looks ahead to this weekend's Premier League match between Stoke City and Liverpool at the Britannia Stadium.
Aug 7, 17:09
James Milner of Liverpool FC reacts during the international friendly match between Brisbane Roar and Liverpool FC at Suncorp Stadium on July 17, 2015
Brendan Rodgers: 'James Milner is Liverpool vice-captain'
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers reveals that midfielder James Milner is the Reds' new vice-captain.
Aug 7, 14:54
Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool applauds on the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Newcastle United at Anfield on April 13, 2015
Live Coverage: Brendan Rodgers's weekly Liverpool press conference
Follow Sports Mole's live coverage of Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers's pre-match press conference ahead of his side's trip to Stoke City in the Premier League.
Aug 7, 13:45
Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool reacts during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Liverpool at Britannia Stadium on May 24, 2015
Premier League 2015-16 season preview: Liverpool
Sports Mole looks ahead to how Liverpool may end up faring during the upcoming 2015-16 Premier League campaign.
Aug 5, 16:00
Denis Cheryshev of Real Madrid in action during the Pre Season match between Olympique Lyonnais and Real Madrid at Gerland Stadium on July 24, 2013
Liverpool close to £14.7m deal for Real Madrid winger Denis Cheryshev?
Liverpool are reportedly confident of landing 24-year-old Real Madrid winger Denis Cheryshev despite supposed interest from Premier League rivals Arsenal.
Aug 5, 13:46
Adam Bogdan of Liverpool FC warms up ahead of the international friendly match between Brisbane Roar and Liverpool FC at Suncorp Stadium on July 17, 2015
Liverpool make Adam Bogdan spelling error while advertising shirt online
Liverpool spell summer signing Adam Bogdan's name wrongly on an online advertisement.
Aug 5, 12:20
Liverpool FC lines up before the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Peter Crouch unsure of Liverpool's top-four credentials
Peter Crouch warns former club Liverpool to expect a fierce fight in the battle for a top-four finish throughout the 2015-16 season.
Aug 5, 01:58
David James former England goalkeeper talks during the Leaders In Sport conference at Stamford Bridge on October 11, 2012
David James: 'Liverpool's best signing is James Milner'
David James believes that England midfielder James Milner is the best signing that Liverpool have made so far this summer.
Aug 4, 10:36
 Jordan Henderson of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Liverpool at The King Power Stadium on December 2, 2014
Jordan Henderson: 'Stoke City is best place for us to start our season'
Jordan Henderson says that beginning the season away to Stoke City is the ideal start for Liverpool following their final-day 6-1 defeat at the Britannia.
Aug 3, 12:40
Liverpool FC lines up before the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Emre Can: 'New Liverpool signings settling in well'
Liverpool midfielder Emre Can admits that his side have been boosted ahead of the new campaign by the array of new players brought to the club during the off-season.
Aug 2, 09:24
Philippe Coutinho runs with the ball for Liverpool during their Premier League meeting with Newcastle United on April 13, 2015
Result: Liverpool strike late to beat HJK Helsinki
Divock Origi and Philippe Coutinho score late on as Liverpool beat HJK Helsinki.
Aug 1, 19:24
Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool reacts during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Liverpool at Britannia Stadium on May 24, 2015
Half-Time Report: Liverpool being held by HJK Helsinki
Liverpool and HJK Helsinki play out a goalless first half in their pre-season friendly in Finland.
Aug 1, 18:17
Liverpool football player Danny Ings (L) battles for the ball with Prathum Chuthong (R) of Thailand All Stars at Rajamangala stadium in Bangkok on July 14, 2015
Team News: Danny Ings up front for Liverpool
Danny Ings starts up front for a strong-looking Liverpool in their friendly against HJK Helsinki in Finland.
Aug 1, 16:28
Nathaniel Clyne of Liverpool controls the ball during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Preview: HJK Helsinki vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's friendly encounter as Liverpool take on Finnish side HJK Helsinki.
Jul 31, 15:19
Liverpool's Italian forward Mario Balotelli is pictured during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Hull City at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on October 25, 2014
Mario Balotelli 'left out of Liverpool squad for pre-season trip to Finland'
Mario Balotelli's Liverpool future remains in doubt after the Italian striker is reportedly left out of the squad for this weekend's pre-season trip to Helsinki.
Jul 31, 08:24
James Milner (R) of Liverpool celebrates with Jordon Ibe (L) after scoring the first goal during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
James Milner: 'Fans will see the best of me in central role at Liverpool'
Liverpool midfielder James Milner hopes that fans will now see the best of him as he looks to nail down a central role at Anfield after his move from Manchester City.
Jul 26, 06:40
James Milner (R) of Liverpool celebrates with Jordon Ibe (L) after scoring the first goal during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Result: Liverpool held by Malaysia XI
Liverpool miss out on a fourth successive pre-season win after being held to a 1-1 draw by a Malaysia XI.
Jul 24, 15:47
James Milner (R) of Liverpool celebrates with Jordon Ibe (L) after scoring the first goal during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Live Commentary: Malaysia XI 1-1 Liverpool - as it happened
Relive Liverpool's 1-1 draw with a Malaysia XI in the final match of the Reds' pre-season tour.
Jul 24, 13:15
Liverpool Director of Sports Strategy Damien Comolli looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield on April 11, 2011
Damien Comolli: 'Liverpool making same mistakes'
Former Liverpool director of football Damien Comolli says that the Reds are making the same errors in the transfer window as they did last year.
Jul 24, 06:11
Christian Benteke of Aston Villa celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Everton at Villa Park on May 2, 2015
James Milner welcomes "complete striker" Christian Benteke
Liverpool midfielder James Milner welcomes the signing of Christian Benteke and believes that the Belgian represents a "complete striker".
Jul 23, 20:29
Retired Liverpool football club player Jamie Carragher arrives for a memorial service to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster at Anfield Stadium on April 15, 2014
Jamie Carragher 'worried' Christian Benteke is not right fit for Liverpool
Jamie Carragher suggests that Christian Benteke is not the right fit for Liverpool and would be more suited to Chelsea.
Jul 23, 06:37
James Milner of Liverpool FC reacts during the international friendly match between Brisbane Roar and Liverpool FC at Suncorp Stadium on July 17, 2015
James Milner: 'Lionel Messi couldn't replace Steven Gerrard at Liverpool'
James Milner claims that even Barcelona's Lionel Messi would struggle to replace Steven Gerrard at Liverpool.
Jul 23, 00:18
Lille's Divock Origi celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Sochaux during their Ligue 1 match on February 8, 2014
Divock Origi: 'Christian Benteke has it all'
Divock Origi backs his new Liverpool teammate Christian Benteke to be a success at Anfield.
Jul 22, 23:17
Christian Benteke of Aston Villa celebrates scoring their first goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium on April 19, 2015
Christian Benteke "excited" to get going at Liverpool
New Liverpool striker Christian Benteke declares that he joined the club in order to "win trophies", following successive seasons battling relegation with Aston Villa.
Jul 22, 21:50
Christian Benteke of Aston Villa celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Everton at Villa Park on May 2, 2015
Aston Villa's Christian Benteke 'to complete Liverpool move today'
Christian Benteke will reportedly finalise his £32.5m transfer to Liverpool from Aston Villa today.
Jul 22, 08:44
Christian Benteke of Aston Villa celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Everton at Villa Park on May 2, 2015
Kolo Toure talks up Christian Benteke strengths ahead of reported Liverpool move
Liverpool centre-back Kolo Toure talks up the qualities of Aston Villa frontman Christian Benteke ahead of his reported £32m move to the Anfield club.
Jul 22, 01:37
France's defender Lucas Digne in action against Ecuador's defender Juan Paredes during a Group E football match between Ecuador and France at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 25, 2014
Liverpool chasing Paris Saint-Germain full-back Lucas Digne?
Liverpool look likely to continue their summer spending spree with a move for Paris Saint-Germain full-back Lucas Digne, according to a report in the press.
Jul 22, 00:21
Raheem Sterling of Manchester City (R) poses for a photograph with a supporter before the friendly football match between English Premier League side Manchester City and A-League side Melbourne City at Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast on July 18, 2015
Joe Hart rejects suggestions Man City are buying Englishmen to fill quota
Joe Hart rubbishes suggestions that Manchester City have signed Raheem Sterling, Fabian Delph and Patrick Roberts just because they are English.
Jul 21, 07:27
James Milner (R) of Liverpool celebrates with Jordon Ibe (L) after scoring the first goal during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Jordon Ibe hoping to fill Raheem Sterling void at Liverpool
Jordon Ibe wishes former Liverpool teammate Raheem Sterling well at Manchester City, but admits that he is eager to now "prove himself" in order to earn a starting spot.
Jul 20, 17:18
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