James Milner

Position: Midfielder
Team: Manchester City
Born: January 4, 1986 (age 28)
Hometown: Leeds, England
Height: 5'9"
Nationality: English
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
David Silva of Manchester City runs with the ball past Philippe Senderos of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester City at Villa Park on October 4, 2014
Half-Time Report: Manchester City struggle for breakthrough at Aston Villa
Dominant Manchester City fail to register a shot on target during a goalless opening 45 minutes of their Premier League match at Aston Villa.
Oct 4, 18:18
Man City's Joe Hart in action against Viktoria Plzen during their Champions League group match on November 27, 2013
Team News: Joe Hart starts for Manchester City, Christian Benteke on Aston Villa bench
Joe Hart starts in goal for Manchester City's trip to Aston Villa, who have Christian Benteke on the bench after seven months out but lose Gabriel Agbonlahor to illness.
Oct 4, 17:17
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City celebrates scoring the opening goal from a penalty kick during the UEFA Champions League Group E match against Roma on September 30, 2014
Match Analysis: Manchester City 1-1 Roma
Sports Mole analyses the Champions League match between Manchester City and Roma at the Etihad Stadium.
Sep 30, 22:20
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner: 'We weren't at our best'
James Milner admits that Manchester City were far from their best in their 1-1 draw with Roma on Tuesday evening.
Sep 30, 22:12
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City celebrates scoring the opening goal from a penalty kick during the UEFA Champions League Group E match against Roma on September 30, 2014
Result: Manchester City, Roma play out draw
Manchester City and Roma play out a 1-1 draw in their Champions League Group E clash at the Etihad Stadium.
Sep 30, 21:48
Roma's Italian forward Francesco Totti (L) scores the equalising goal past Manchester City's English goalkeeper Joe Hart (C) during the Champions League Group E football match on September 30, 2014
Live Commentary: Manchester City 1-1 Roma - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text commentary of the Champions League Group E match between Manchester City and Roma at the Etihad Stadium.
Sep 30, 18:45
Man City's Joe Hart in action against Viktoria Plzen during their Champions League group match on November 27, 2013
Team News: Joe Hart returns in goal for Manchester City
Joe Hart returns in goal for Manchester City for tonight's Champions League encounter with Roma.
Sep 30, 18:39
Edin Dzeko of Manchester City scores his sides fifth goal during the Capital One Cup Third Round match between Manchester City and Sheffield Wednesday at the Etihad Stadium on September 24, 2014
Result: Frank Lampard, Edin Dzeko blitz 10-man Sheffield Wednesday
Manchester City score seven second-half goals to annihilate Sheffield Wednesday 7-0 in the third round of the League Cup.
Sep 24, 21:42
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner: 'Manchester City future depends on playing time'
James Milner claims that his willingness to stay at Manchester City depends on how much time he is given on the pitch.
Sep 24, 04:42
Manchester City's English midfielder Frank Lampard acknowledges the crowd after scoring his goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on September 21, 2014
Premier League weekend: Five talking points
Sports Mole picks out five of the biggest talking points to have come out of the 10 most recent Premier League encounters.
Sep 22, 12:13
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Manchester United at The King Power Stadium on September 21, 2014
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out the 11 most impressive players from the fifth round of Premier League encounters.
Sep 22, 10:06
Manchester City's English midfielder Frank Lampard acknowledges the crowd after scoring his goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on September 21, 2014
Frank Lampard: 'I'm just doing my job'
Frank Lampard says that he felt "mixed" emotions after his goal salvaged a draw against former club Chelsea.
Sep 21, 18:49
Referee Mike Dean shows a red card to Pablo Zabaleta of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium on September 21, 2014
Match Analysis: Manchester City 1-1 Chelsea
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Chelsea's 1-1 draw away to Manchester City in the Premier League.
Sep 21, 18:34
Manchester City's English midfielder Frank Lampard acknowledges the crowd after scoring his goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on September 21, 2014
Result: Frank Lampard denies Chelsea with late equaliser at the Etihad
Frank Lampard rescues a point for 10-man Manchester City against former club Chelsea as the two Premier League title favourites play out a 1-1 draw.
Sep 21, 17:54
Yaya Toure of Manchester City competes with Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium on September 21, 2014
Half-Time Report: Manchester City, Chelsea level at the break
Manchester City and Chelsea go into half time level in their Premier League meeting at the Etihad Stadium.
Sep 21, 16:48
Diego Costa of Chelsea celebrates scoring his team's sixth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Chelsea at Goodison Park on August 30, 2014
Team News: Chelsea make two changes for Manchester City meeting, Diego Costa stats
Jose Mourinho makes two alterations to his starting lineup for the visit to face Manchester City, while Manuel Pellegrini rings the changes to his side.
Sep 21, 15:55
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner 'learning Spanish to talk to teammates'
Manchester City midfielder James Milner is learning Spanish in order to communicate with his teammates, Micah Richards has revealed.
Sep 20, 15:52
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner: 'Manchester City don't fear Bayern Munich'
Manchester City midfielder James Milner insists that the team have no fear ahead of facing Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Sep 16, 09:40
City midfielder James Milner in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
James Milner: 'Manchester City need to prove themselves in Champions League'
James Milner is eyeing a big improvement for Manchester City in this season's Champions League.
Sep 16, 06:55
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
Report: James Milner to leave Manchester City
A report claims that Manchester City will sell England international midfielder James Milner in the January transfer window if an offer of £5m is received.
Sep 14, 12:26
Arsenal's English midfielder Jack Wilshere scores an equalising goal past Manchester City's English goalkeeper Joe Hart bringing the score to 1-1 during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium
Result: Arsenal, Manchester City finish level
Arsenal and Manchester City share a 2-2 draw at the Emirates in their Premier League clash.
Sep 13, 14:40
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