James Milner

Born: January 4, 1986 (age 29)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Leeds, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Midfielder
Team: Manchester City (no. 7)
Career History
Senior2001-2004Leeds United
2004-2008Newcastle United
→ 2005-2006Aston Villa (loan)
2008-2010Aston Villa
2010-Manchester City
International2009-England
Sports Mole has 541 articles about James Milner. Articles 1 to 40:
Frank Lampard of Manchester City celebrates his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on January 1, 2015
Team News: Frank Lampard starts for Manchester City against West Ham United
Manchester City make four changes for the visit of West Ham United in the Premier League, including handing Frank Lampard a start against his former club.
12:44
Dejection amongst the Manchester City ranks after a fourth goal by Manchester United on April 12, 2015
Preview: Manchester City vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole looks ahead to Sunday as Manchester City look to consolidate their place in the top four by beating West Ham at Eastlands.
Apr 17, 17:14
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Third Round match between Manchester City and Sheffield Wednesday at Etihad Stadium on January 4, 2015
James Milner: 'Manchester City need to find feel-good factor'
James Milner believes that Manchester City need to find the "feel-good factor" again in the closing stages of the season.
Apr 17, 05:42
Norberto Neto goalkeeper of Fiorentina in action during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Artemio Franchi on October 5, 2014
Sports Mole's out-of-contract XI
Sports Mole takes a look through the European bargain bin to pick out a selection of star names available on free contracts at the end of the season.
Apr 15, 10:16
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Third Round match between Manchester City and Sheffield Wednesday at Etihad Stadium on January 4, 2015
Report: James Milner to snub Liverpool for Arsenal
James Milner has chosen to join Arsenal instead of Liverpool when his Manchester City contract expires this summer, according to a report.
Apr 15, 08:55
Yaya Toure of Manchester City celebrates the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on January 1, 2015
Report: Manchester City plan major summer clearout
Yaya Toure, Samir Nasri and Edin Dzeko are among eight players Manchester City expect to leave this summer, it is claimed.
Apr 14, 04:25
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United celebrates as he scores their second goal with a header during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford on April 12, 2015
Result: Manchester United make light work of Manchester City
Manchester United claim bragging rights over rivals Manchester City thanks to a comprehensive 4-2 win in Sunday afternoon's Premier League derby at Old Trafford.
Apr 12, 17:52
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United scores their second goal with a header during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford on April 12, 2015
Half-Time Report: Ashley Young, Marouane Fellaini give Manchester United lead in derby
Manchester United come from behind to lead Manchester City 2-1 at the break in Sunday's Premier League derby at Old Trafford.
Apr 12, 16:48
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
Team News: Chris Smalling returns for Manchester United ahead of derby against Manchester City
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling returns to the Red Devils' starting lineup against Manchester City in Sunday afternoon's derby at Old Trafford.
Apr 12, 15:09
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Third Round match between Manchester City and Sheffield Wednesday at Etihad Stadium on January 4, 2015
Report: James Milner stalls Manchester City contract talks
Manchester City midfielder James Milner has delayed contract talks until the end of the season, according to reports.
Apr 12, 06:59
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United applauds the fans during the FA Cup Fifth round match between Preston North End and Manchester United at Deepdale on February 16, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter at Old Trafford between Manchester United and Manchester City.
Apr 10, 19:00
Glenn Murray of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester City at Selhurst Park on April 6, 2015
Live Commentary: Crystal Palace 2-1 Manchester City - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester City at Selhurst Park.
Apr 6, 19:00
Raheem Sterling of Liverpool celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Ham United at Anfield on January 31, 2015
Transfer Talk - Raheem Sterling's future
Sports Mole analyses the clubs being linked with a summer move for Liverpool midfielder Raheem Sterling.
Apr 3, 11:59
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Third Round match between Manchester City and Sheffield Wednesday at Etihad Stadium on January 4, 2015
Report: James Milner to join Liverpool at the end of the season
A report suggests that James Milner will sign for Liverpool when his contract with Manchester City comes to an end at the conclusion of the season.
Mar 29, 04:33
Danny Welbeck of England celebrates scoring the second goal during the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between England and Lithuania at Wembley Stadium on March 27, 2015
Danny Welbeck out of Italy clash, Ryan Bertrand called up for England
Roy Hodgson confirms that Danny Welbeck is one of four players to pull out of the England squad for Tuesday's friendly in Italy.
Mar 28, 13:30
Ryan Bertrand in action for Southampton on November 8, 2014
Ryan Bertrand called up by England to face Italy
England manager Roy Hodgson reveals that Ryan Bertrand has been included in the squad to face Italy in Turin.
Mar 27, 22:25
England manager Roy Hodgson (L) talks to midfielder Raheem Sterling at the A.Le Coq Arena in Tallinn, Estonia on October 11, 2014
Roy Hodgson unsure whether to rest Raheem Sterling against Italy
England manager Roy Hodgson says that he is yet to decide whether to rest Raheem Sterling against Italy next week.
Mar 26, 15:37
Danny Welbeck of England celebrates scoring their third goal as goalkeeper Aldo Simoncini of San Marino looks dejected during the EURO 2016 Group E Qualifying match on October 9, 2014
Preview: England vs. Lithuania
Sports Mole runs the rule over Friday night's Group E Euro 2016 qualifier as England look to extend their 100% record with victory over Lithuania.
Mar 25, 14:55
England manager Roy Hodgson (L) talks to midfielder Raheem Sterling at the A.Le Coq Arena in Tallinn, Estonia on October 11, 2014
Raheem Sterling to skip England friendly against Italy
England winger Raheem Sterling will miss Tuesday's friendly with Italy in order to return to club side Liverpool, according to reports.
Mar 24, 22:46
England manager Roy Hodgson looks on at the start of the international friendly football match between England and Scotland on August 14, 2013
Roy Hodgson expecting further England withdrawals
England boss Roy Hodgson admits that he is expecting "one or two" more players to withdraw from the squad for the upcoming matches against Lithuania and Italy.
Mar 24, 22:07
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches the action during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Manchester City at Upton Park in London on February 11, 2014
Manchester City 'plotting £200m spending spree'
Man City are ready to spend £200m this summer as they seek to overhaul their squad, according to a report.
Mar 21, 23:51
Yaya Toure of Manchester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow on November 5, 2014
Yaya Toure absent from Manchester City squad
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure will miss his team's match against West Bromwich Albion with an Achilles problem.
Mar 20, 14:09
Lionel Messi of Barcelona is challenged by Yaya Toure of Manchester City during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match on March 18, 2015
Match Analysis: Barcelona (3)1-0(1) Manchester City
Sports Mole dissects the action as Barcelona booked their spot in the quarter-finals of the Champions League at the expense of Manchester City.
Mar 18, 22:37
Man City's Joe Hart in action against Viktoria Plzen during their Champions League group match on November 27, 2013
James Milner hails "incredible" Joe Hart
Manchester City midfielder James Milner singles out Joe Hart for special praise following the goalkeeper's performance during the 1-0 defeat to Barcelona.
Mar 18, 22:32
Ivan Rakitic of Barcelona (L) celebrates scoring the opening goal with Neymar and Luis Suarez of Barcelona during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match against Manchester City on March 18, 2015
Result: Manchester City crash out of Champions League at hands of Barcelona
Manchester City are knocked out of the Champions League courtesy of a 1-0 second-leg defeat against Barcelona at the Camp Nou.
Mar 18, 21:38
Lionel Messi of Barcelona is challenged by Yaya Toure of Manchester City during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match on March 18, 2015
Half-Time Report: Ivan Rakitic extends Barcelona's aggregate lead over Manchester City
Ivan Rakitic scores the only goal of the first half as they extend their aggregate lead over Manchester City to 3-1 in their last-16 second leg at the Camp Nou.
Mar 18, 20:34
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Third Round match between Manchester City and Sheffield Wednesday at Etihad Stadium on January 4, 2015
Micah Richards: 'James Milner too good for Manchester City bench'
Micah Richards claims that Manchester City teammate James Milner could benefit from a move abroad.
Mar 18, 16:46
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates with team-mate Pablo Zabaleta after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Stoke on February 11, 2015
Manchester City man James Milner 'fit for Barcelona trip'
Manchester City utility man James Milner should feature against Barcelona in the Champions League after overcoming a knee injury.
Mar 17, 20:05
James Milner of Manchester City wcores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Leicester City on March 4, 2015
Manuel Pellegrini hails "phenomenon" James Milner
Manuel Pellegrini praises "polyfunctional" James Milner as the "most complete English player".
Mar 17, 05:32
Lionel Messi of Barcelona draws a foul from Pablo Zabaleta of Manchester City in the area to win a penalty during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 match between Manchester City and Barcelona at Etihad Stadium on February 24, 2015
Preview: Barcelona vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the second leg of Barcelona's last-16 Champions League clash with Manchester City at the Camp Nou.
Mar 16, 14:13
Juninho of Middlesbrough celebrates scoring the second goal of the match during the FA Barclaycard Premiership match between Leeds United and Middlesbrough held on March 15, 2003
On this day: Juninho inspires Middlesbrough at Elland Road
Twelves years ago today, a Juninho-inspired Middlesbrough recorded a 3-2 victory away at Leeds United.
Mar 15, 10:04
Brendan Rodgers and Raheem Sterling on February 26, 2015
Manchester City 'monitoring Raheem Sterling contract talks'
Raheem Sterling's contract situation at Liverpool has reportedly seen him emerge as a possible transfer target for Manchester City.
Mar 15, 00:15
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Third Round match between Manchester City and Sheffield Wednesday at Etihad Stadium on January 4, 2015
Manuel Pellegrini optimistic of James Milner stay
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini is hopeful that the club can convince James Milner to stay at the Etihad Stadium amid interest from Liverpool and Roma.
Mar 14, 05:43
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates with team-mate Pablo Zabaleta after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Stoke on February 11, 2015
Report: Manchester City midfielder James Milner holds talks with foreign clubs
Manchester City utility-man James Milner is reportedly considering a move away from the Premier League this summer.
Mar 9, 16:52
James Milner of Manchester City wcores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Leicester City on March 4, 2015
Roma eyeing move for James Milner?
Roma are reportedly prepared to offer Manchester City's James Milner a £100,000-per-week contract to make a switch to Serie A in the summer.
Mar 8, 21:32
James Milner of Manchester City celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Third Round match between Manchester City and Sheffield Wednesday at Etihad Stadium on January 4, 2015
James Milner: 'We must win remaining games'
Manchester City midfielder James Milner believes that his side must win their remaining Premier League fixtures to have a chance of defending the league title.
Mar 5, 18:25
Leicester boss Nigel Pearson on the touchline on March 29, 2013
Leicester City boss Nigel Pearson calls for video technology
Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson says that video technology should be introduced after his side were denied three penalties against Manchester City.
Mar 5, 01:23
James Milner of Manchester City wcores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Leicester City on March 4, 2015
Player Ratings: Manchester City 2-0 Leicester City
Sports Mole reviews how the players fared in Manchester City's 2-0 win over Leicester.
Mar 4, 22:48
James Milner of Manchester City wcores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Leicester City on March 4, 2015
Match Analysis: Manchester City 2-0 Leicester City
Sports Mole analyses how the match was won in Manchester City's 2-0 victory over Leicester City.
Mar 4, 22:23
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 29, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini: 'It was an important win'
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini feels that his side's victory over Leicester City was important to restore their confidence for the rest of the season.
Mar 4, 22:20
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