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Milner

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James

Milner

Minutes played

79

Pass Accuracy

78%

Touches

41

Assists

1
Last game stats
Minutes played 79
Passes completed 21/27
Touches 41
Assists 1
Goals 0
Shots on target 0
Personal
Position Midfielder
Date of birth 04 January 1986
Place of birth Leeds
Height (ft)
Weight (st)
International caps / goals 19 / 0
2013/2014 League Cup
Appearances 24 4
Goals 8 0
Assists 7 1
Passes 79% 82%
Yellow cards 6 1
Red cards 0 0

City on Milner:

Versatile England midfielder James Milner was signed by City in August 2010 and offers a wealth of experience in the Premier League.

The 2010 PFA Young Player of the Year was born in Leeds in 1986. James excelled at school and in 1996 was signed up by Leeds United’s youth academy, making his full debut in November 2002 at the age of 16. Just a month later Milner became the youngest player to score in the Premier League, scoring in Leeds’ 2-1 win against Sunderland.

The midfielder had a month-long loan to Swindon Town before being signed by Newcastle United in July 2004. At St. James Park he played under four managers, the late Sir Bobby Robson, Graeme Souness, Glenn Roeder and Sam Allardyce. This meant instability for Milner, who was loaned to Aston Villa for the 2005/06 season.  He made 27 appearances for the Villans before heading back to the North East.

A midfielder who can play on either flank or in the middle, Milner gained UEFA Cup experience at Newcastle and became a first-team regular before signing for Aston Villa in a permanent deal in August 2008. He scored 10 goals during his second spell at Villa Park but became recognised for his assists.

The 24 year-old has played for England at under 15s, under 17s, under 20s and under 21 levels, and figured as part of England’s 2010 World Cup squad in South Africa.

He has now won more than 40 caps for his country and is a regular in Roy Hodgson's team.

He won his first Premier League winners medal in 2011/12 and followed that up with four goals in 26 league appearances in 2013/14.

James won his second Premier League title in 2013/14 and was also a Capital One Cup winner as City beat Sunderland 3-1 at Wembley.

Latest tweets: @jm7foundation

  • James discusses why he chose to represent @CU_Trust by acting as Chancellor of Leeds CU: http://t.co/IcGOnLaFF0 (2 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

  • James would like to thank the Leeds Children’s University pupils and looks forward to supporting them #LCUChancellor http://t.co/gIpMJ996mr (7 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

  • James’ giving a coaching session with Leeds Children’s University pupils. #LCUChancellor http://t.co/L8GKpaSXva (7 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

  • .@leedstrinity VC, Prof House, welcomes James to his new role as Leeds @CU_TRUST Chancellor #LCUChancellor http://t.co/UxuwlO1VdK (7 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

  • James has been announced as Chancellor of Leeds Children’s University, which is based @leedstrinity #LCUChancellor http://t.co/VYlg2aoaOg (7 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

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