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 681 articles about James Milner. Articles 1 to 40:
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.
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
Adam Lallana of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on September 13, 2014
Video: Liverpool's James Milner, Adam Lallana impress with cricket bat
Liverpool duo Adam Lallana and James Milner impress as they show off their batting skills in a cricket challenge in Australia.
Jul 20, 15:15
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
New Liverpool striker Danny Ings: 'There's been no pressure on me to score'
Danny Ings insists that he has not felt pressure to score sooner rather than later after opening his Liverpool account in a pre-season friendly against Adelaide.
Jul 20, 13:13
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: James Milner, Danny Ings strike as Liverpool secure win over Adelaide United
James Milner scores his second Liverpool goal in two games, while Danny Ings nets his first to give the side a 2-0 pre-season win over Adelaide United.
Jul 20, 12:26
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: Adelaide United 0-2 Liverpool - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Liverpool's 2-0 victory over Adelaide United in their latest pre-season outing.
Jul 20, 10:00
Hoffenheim's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino celebrates during the German trophy football match Borussia Dortmund vs TSG Hoffenheim in the Signal Iduna Park stadium in Dortmund, western Germany on April 7, 2015
Brendan Rodgers: New Liverpool signings can "threaten the goal" next season
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers acknowledges that a lack of goals last season cost his side, but believes his new signings can readdress the attacking balance.
Jul 19, 18:16
Liverpool's English midfielder Adam Lallana celebrates after scoring their second goal to take the lead 2-1 during the English FA Cup fifth round football match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park in south London on February 14, 2015
Adam Lallana: Christian Benteke signing is a "big statement"
Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana believes that signing Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke would be a "big statement" from the club.
Jul 19, 13:18
Leon Osman of Everton is congratulated by Romelu Lukaku of Everton on scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Everton at Boleyn Ground on May 16, 2015
Leon Osman: 'We can still match Liverpool despite their transfer spending'
Everton midfielder Leon Osman insists that the Toffees can still match Liverpool despite the Anfield club's heavy outlay on transfers this summer.
Jul 19, 00:45
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 hails "exciting times" at Liverpool
New Liverpool midfielder James Milner talks up the "exciting times" at the club after their 2-1 win over Brisbane Roar on Friday.
Jul 18, 11:19
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: 'Top-class James Milner vital for Liverpool this season'
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says that "class act" James Milner will prove to be an "important" player for the Reds this season.
Jul 17, 14:36
James Milner (C) of Liverpool celebrates his goal with teammates during the friendly football match between English Premier League side Liverpool and A-League side Brisbane Roar at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on July 17, 2015
Result: Adam Lallana, James Milner on target in Liverpool win
Liverpool bounce back from a goal behind to beat Brisbane Roar 2-1 at the Suncorp Stadium.
Jul 17, 11:43
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: Divock Origi, Danny Ings lead strong Liverpool XI
Summer purchases Joe Gomez, Danny Ings, Nathaniel Clyne and James Milner all start for Liverpool in their pre-season clash against Brisbane Roar.
Jul 17, 09:18
Liverpool's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers arrives for the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 27, 2014
Live Commentary: Brisbane Roar 1-2 Liverpool - as it happened
Sports Mole provides live text coverage of Liverpool's pre-season friendly against Brisbane Roar in Australia.
Jul 17, 09:15
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea and Manchester City at the Liberty Stadium on May 17, 2015
James Milner determined to inspire Liverpool to silverware
James Milner hopes that his experience of winning silverware with Manchester City serves Liverpool well on the trophy trail.
Jul 17, 08:41
Raheem Sterling of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Leicester City at Anfield on January 1, 2015
English players at Sheikh Mansour's Manchester City: How have they fared?
Following Raheem Sterling's switch to Manchester City, Sports Mole looks at how his fellow Englishmen have done at the Etihad Stadium since Sheikh Mansour's takeover.
Jul 16, 16:42
Robbie Fowler of Liverpool in good spirits after a near miss provided by Steven Gerrard during the Steven Gerrard Testimonial Match between Liverpool and Olympiacos at Anfield on August 03, 2013
Video: Robbie Fowler skydives in Australia to mark launch of new Liverpool away kit
Former Liverpool striker Robbie Fowler launches the club's new away kit by skydiving in Australia.
Jul 16, 11:39
Liverpool football player Lazar Markovic celebrates with his team after scoring against the Thailand All Stars at Rajamangala stadium in Bangkok on July 14, 2015
Half-Time Report: Lazar Markovic, Mamadou Sakho put Liverpool in command
Goals at the start and end of the first half give Liverpool a 2-0 advantage over Thailand in Bangkok.
Jul 14, 14:47
Liverpool's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers arrives for the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 27, 2014
Team News: Adam Bogdan, Danny Ings start for Liverpool against Thailand
Adam Bogdan and Danny Ings are in the Liverpool starting lineup for their pre-season friendly against Thailand in Bangkok.
Jul 14, 13:13
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea and Manchester City at the Liberty Stadium on May 17, 2015
New Liverpool midfielder James Milner reveals Manchester City 'frustrations'
Liverpool's new midfielder James Milner admits that he had "frustrating" times during his five-year spell at Manchester City.
Jul 14, 08:24
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