James Milner is a footballer of 30 years of age, who has been active at the professional level since 1996. He is British by nationality. Let's find out more about this celebrity through the short bio compiled from various sources below.
Milner's full name is James Philip Milner, and he was born on 4th January 1986 in Wortley, England. He plays as a midfielder and is currently number 7 for Liverpool. His youth career began in 1996 when he joined Leeds United and played there until 2002.
His senior career continued with his stay at Leeds United from 2002 to 2004 scoring 5 goals in 48 appearances, and in between he had a transfer to Swindon Town on loan in 2003 where he scored 2 goals in 6 appearances. He then played for Newcastle United from 2004 to 2008 scoring 6 goals in 94 appearances.
He was then loaned to Aston Villa from 2005 to 2006 where he scored 1 goal in 27 appearances. He became a permanent at Aston Villa from 2008 to 2010 scoring 11 goals in 53 appearances, then moved to Manchester City from 2010 to 2015 scoring 13 goals in 147 appearances, and then he signed for his current team Liverpool in 2015, scoring 5 goals in 27 appearances so far.
He has been on England's national squad since 2001, playing for the U16 team (2001 to 2002), U17 team (2002 to 2003), U19 (2003), U20 (2003 to 2004), U21 (2004 to 2009), and the main England national team (2009 to present).
He has over 500 thousand followers on twitter, over 3000 followers on Instagram, and over 27 thousand likes on his facebook page. He also has a page on ESPN, and you could actually follow him on all of these websites to stay updated on what's happening in his personal as well as professional life.
Milner's net worth is $9 million, and his salary is around 3.8 million Euros. Physically, he is 5 feet 9 inches in height, but the height of his passion for anything he does is beyond measure. After all, he has been a part of some exciting football action over the years and has been used in a various position apart from that of a midfielder when his team encounters an injury situation.
Now let's look at some of the awards that he has been honored with. He received the PFA Young Player of the Year Award as well as the PFA Premier League Team of the Year Award for the season of 2009 to 2010.
As for the honors received as a part of the team, he has under his belt the Premier League victories twice (2011 to 2012, and 2013 to 2014), the FA Cup (2010 to 2011), the Football League Cup (2013 to 2014), and the FA Community Shield (2012).
All this he has achieved through sheer determination, since he has stated that playing football is what he had been wanting to do all his life, and he's enjoying every moment of it even though he's had to make a few sacrifices.
Milner's wife is Amy Fletcher, and we wonder when did the couple get married. But they have been together since before Milner started playing for Leeds United, according to some gossip sites. These sites also claim that the couple like to maintain a low profile, and are themselves very down to earth.?