James Milner

Position: Midfielder
Team: Manchester City
Born: January 4, 1986 (age 28)
Hometown: Leeds, England
Height: 5'9"
Nationality: English
Manchester City's English midfielder Frank Lampard celebrates scoring their fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Hull City and Manchester City at the KC Stadium in Kingston-Upon Hull on September 27, 2014
Team News: Manchester City make five changes for Bayern Munich test
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini makes five alterations to his team for the Champions League game against Bayern Munich.
Nov 25, 19:22
Roma's forward Francesco Totti celebrates a goal at the Khimki Arena outside Moscow on November 25, 2014
Live Commentary: CSKA Moscow 1-1 Roma - as it happened
Sports Mole's live text commentary of the Champions League Group E match between CSKA Moscow and Roma at the Arena Khimki.
Nov 25, 16:00
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner targets Bayern Munich, Roma scalps
Manchester City's James Milner insists that the Blues can beat Bayern Munich and Roma to qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League.
Nov 23, 13:28
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the International Friendly match between Scotland and England at Celtic Park Stadium on November 18, 2014
Result: Wayne Rooney leads England to victory against Scotland
England beat auld enemy Scotland 3-1 in a friendly at Celtic Park as Wayne Rooney nets twice to move a step closer to Sir Bobby Charlton's goalscoring record.
Nov 18, 21:58
Stewart Downing of West Ham celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his team-mates during the Barclays Premier League match on November 1, 2014
Team News: Stewart Downing makes first England start in over two years against Scotland
Stewart Downing will start his first England game in two-and-a-half years in tonight's friendly against neighbours Scotland in Glasgow.
Nov 18, 18:32
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City beats goalkeeper Robert Green of QPR to score their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Manchester City at Loftus Road on November 8, 2014
Result: Sergio Aguero on target twice to rescue point for Manchester City at QPR
Sergio Aguero saves Manchester City by twice pegging back Queens Park Rangers to earn the visitors a point at Loftus Road.
Nov 8, 19:22
Manchester City's Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero is challenged by CSKA Moscow's defender Sergey Ignashevich before he was shown the yellow card for diving gets a yellow card for diving during the UEFA Champions League Group E football match between Man
Match Analysis: Manchester City 1-2 CSKA Moscow
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Manchester City's feisty 2-1 Champions League defeat to CSKA Moscow.
Nov 5, 22:35
Seydou Doumbia of CSKA Moscow scores the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow on November 5, 2014
Result: Nine-man Manchester City suffer damaging CSKA Moscow loss
Manchester City's Champions League hopes are dealt a damaging blow as they lose 2-1 at home to CSKA Moscow in a match in which the Citizens finished with nine men.
Nov 5, 21:37
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner responds to Paul Scholes criticism of Manchester City
James Milner responds to criticism from Paul Scholes by insisting that Manchester City are always prepared for every opponent.
Nov 5, 03:31
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates scoring the first goal for Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on November 1, 2014
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole selects the 11 most impressive players from the most recent round of Premier League encounters.
Nov 4, 09:51
Chris Smalling of Manchester United leaves the field after receiving a red card by Referee Michael Oliver during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester City on November 2, 2014
Tactical Analysis: Manchester City vs. Manchester United - Down to the small(ing) details
Sports Mole analyses the tactics involved as the blue half of Manchester triumph in a crucial derby.
Nov 3, 16:30
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City is mobbed by team mates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester United on November 2, 2014
Match Analysis: Manchester City 1-0 Manchester United
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at how Manchester City claimed local bragging rights with a 1-0 victory over rivals Manchester United this afternoon.
Nov 2, 16:07
Chris Smalling of Manchester United leaves the field after receiving a red card by Referee Michael Oliver during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester City on November 2, 2014
Louis van Gaal: Chris Smalling dismissal "not very smart"
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal accepts that Chris Smalling was deserving of the red card that he received during the derby defeat to Manchester City.
Nov 2, 15:59
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City is mobbed by team mates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester United on November 2, 2014
Result: Sergio Aguero wins derby for Manchester City
Sergio Aguero scores the only goal of the match as Manchester City beat 10-man Manchester United in the Premier League.
Nov 2, 15:23
Manchester United's Chris Smalling in action against AIK during a friendly match on August 6, 2013
Trevor Sinclair critical of "silly" Chris Smalling after Manchester derby dismissal
"Silly" United defender Chris Smalling receives criticism from former City winger Trevor Sinclair for getting a first-half red card in the Manchester derby.
Nov 2, 14:30
Chris Smalling of Manchester United leaves the field after receiving a red card from referee Michael Oliver during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester City on November 2, 2014
Half-Time Report: Manchester City, 10-man Manchester United goalless at break
Manchester United have Chris Smalling sent off in a goalless first half of Premier League football against local rivals Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
Nov 2, 14:18
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner 'wants new Manchester City contract'
England midfielder James Milner says he is ready to sign a new contract with Manchester City, despite having been linked with a move away in recent months.
Nov 1, 23:17
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford in Manchester on September 27, 2014
Preview: Manchester City vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews the derby between Manchester City and Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium.
Oct 31, 16:30
Rolando Aarons of Newcastle United celebrates scoring their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace at St James' Park on August 30, 2014
Result: Manchester City shocked by Newcastle United
Man City succumb to a shock 2-0 defeat at the hands of Newcastle United in their League Cup clash at the Etihad.
Oct 29, 21:41
Rolando Aarons of Newcastle United celebrates scoring their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace at St James' Park on August 30, 2014
Half-Time Report: Newcastle United leading at Manchester City
An early Rolando Aarons goal gives Newcastle United a 1-0 lead away at Manchester City in tonight's League Cup clash at the Etihad.
Oct 29, 20:36
Man City keeper Wilfredo Caballero during the Community Shield on August 10, 2014
Team News: Seven changes for Manchester City against Newcastle United
Manchester City make seven changes for tonight's fourth-round tie with Newcastle United in the League Cup.
Oct 29, 18:53
Man City boss Manuel Pellegrini during the Community Shield on August 10, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Manchester City have nine more points to play for'
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini claims that his side can still progress in the Champions League as there are "nine points more to play for".
Oct 21, 20:06
Manchester City players pose for a photo before the Champions League match against CSKA Moscow on October 21, 2014
Player Ratings: CSKA Moscow 2-2 Manchester City
Sports Mole gives each of the 25 players a rating out of 10 from the 2-2 draw between CSKA Moscow and Manchester City in the Champions League.
Oct 21, 19:59
Manchester City's English midfielder James Milner celebrates with Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League match at CSKA Moscow on October 21, 2014
Match Analysis: CSKA Moscow 2-2 Manchester City
Sports Mole casts an analytical eye over Manchester City's 2-2 draw with CSKA Moscow in the Champions League.
Oct 21, 19:25
Manchester City's English midfielder James Milner celebrates with Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League match at CSKA Moscow on October 21, 2014
Result: CSKA Moscow fight back to earn draw with Manchester City
Manchester City squander a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 away to Group E rivals CSKA Moscow in the Champions League.
Oct 21, 18:53
Man City manager Manuel Pellegrini prior to kick-off against Newcastle in their Capital One Cup Fourth Round match on October 30, 2013
Half-Time Report: Manchester City in control against CSKA Moscow
Manchester City open up a commanding 2-0 half-time lead away to CSKA Moscow in this evening's Group E clash in the Champions League.
Oct 21, 17:48
Manchester City's English midfielder James Milner celebrates with Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League match at CSKA Moscow on October 21, 2014
Live Commentary: CSKA Moscow 2-2 Manchester City - as it happened
Find out how Manchester City surrendered a 2-0 half-time lead to draw 2-2 with CSKA Moscow in the Champions League.
Oct 21, 16:00
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
Manchester City's James Milner eyes back-to-back wins over CSKA Moscow
James Milner says that it is vital for Manchester City to grab back-to-back wins over CSKA Moscow in the Champions League over the next month.
Oct 21, 08:07
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at Etihad Stadium on October 18, 2014
Result: Sergio Aguero puts four past 10-man Tottenham Hotspur
Sergio Aguero scores four goals to give Manchester City a 4-1 win over 10-man Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League.
Oct 18, 14:39
Liverpool defender Glen Johnson in action on September 23, 2012
Glen Johnson, James Milner wanted by Napoli?
England internationals Glen Johnson and James Milner are wanted by Napoli manager Rafael Benitez, according to a report.
Oct 14, 22:57
England manager Roy Hodgson (L) talks to midfielder Raheem Sterling at the A.Le Coq Arena in Tallinn, Estonia on October 11, 2014
Team News: Raheem Sterling drops out for England
Adam Lallana replaces Liverpool teammate Raheem Sterling in the England starting lineup for the Euro 2016 qualifier against Estonia in Tallinn.
Oct 12, 15:19
Manchester City's English midfielder James Milner celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Champions League group D football match Bayern Munich vs Manchester City on December 10, 2013
Napoli ponder James Milner move?
Napoli manager Rafael Benitez is reportedly plotting a move for Manchester City midfielder James Milner, whose contract with the Premier League champions is expiring.
Oct 12, 14:42
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
Report: Roma ready to move for Manchester City utility man James Milner
Roma are ready to move for Manchester City's James Milner if the player does not agree a new contract by January, according to reports.
Oct 11, 07:53
England's coach Roy Hodgson looks on during the Group D football match between Uruguay and England at the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014
Preview: Estonia vs. England
Sports Mole looks ahead to England's trip to Estonia for this Sunday's Euro 2016 qualifier at the A. Le Coq Arena.
Oct 10, 16:34
Calum Chambers in action for Arsenal during the Community Shield on August 10, 2014
Team News: Calum Chambers makes first England start for San Marino Euro 2016 qualifier
Arsenal defender Calum Chambers is handed his first England start in tonight's Euro 2016 qualifier against San Marino at Wembley.
Oct 9, 18:40
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner hopeful of new Manchester City deal
Manchester City midfielder James Milner reveals that he is on the verge of penning a contract extension with the club.
Oct 8, 13:22
England midfielder James Milner dribbles during the friendly match between England and Ecuador at Miami Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida on June 4, 2014
James Milner: 'No issue with England motivation'
England midfielder James Milner plays down concerns that Roy Hodgson's side will find it hard to motivate themselves for Thursday's match against minnows San Marino.
Oct 7, 19:49
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner happy with run in Manchester City first team
Manchester City midfielder James Milner says that he is in a "happier place" following his run in the first team at the Etihad Stadium.
Oct 7, 19:06
England midfielder James Milner dribbles during the friendly match between England and Ecuador at Miami Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida on June 4, 2014
James Milner hails England's "team spirit"
Manchester City midfielder James Milner insists that the current England squad is a "very tight-knit group".
Oct 7, 14:17
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City celebrates with teammates after scoring their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Aston Villa at Villa Park on October 4, 2014
Result: Manchester City late show downs spirited Aston Villa
Yaya Toure and Sergio Aguero score in the final 10 minutes as Manchester City eventually break Aston Villa's resistance to record a 2-0 win in the West Midlands.
Oct 4, 19:24
Europa League
FT
Dynamo Moscow
2-1
Panathinaikos
FT
Krasnodar
1-1
Lille
FT
Feyenoord
2-0
Sevilla
FT
Guingamp
1-2
Fiorentina
FT
Lokeren
1-0
Legia
FT
AaB
1-0
Bucuresti
FT
Dynamo Kiev
2-0
Rio Ave
FT
Dinamo Minsk
0-2
PAOK
FT
Sparta Prague
0-0
Napoli
FT
Trabzonspor
3-1
Metalist Kharkiv
FT
Slovan Bratislava
1-3
Young Boys
FT
Rijeka
2-0
Standard Liege
FT
Wolfsburg
0-2
Everton
FT
FC Zurich
3-1
Apollon Limassol
FT
Villarreal
2-2
Borussia M'bach
FT
HJK
2-1
Copenhagen
FT
Torino
0-0
Club Brugge
FT
Asteras Tripolis
2-2
Besiktas
FT
Spurs
1-0
Partizan
FT
Astra
1-0
Dinamo Zagreb
FT
Celtic
1-3
Salzburg
 
Estoril
P-P
PSV
FT
Inter Milan
2-1
Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk
FT
St Etienne
1-1
Qarabag FK
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