James Philip Milner born 4 January 1986 is an English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Liverpool.
A versatile player, Milner has played in multiple positions, including on the wing, in midfield, and at full-back.
Milner’s talent in football, cricket, and long-distance running was recognized early.
He represented Horsforth School in these sports and played football for amateur teams from Rawdon and Horsforth. He supported Leeds United from childhood, joining the Leeds Youth Academy in 1996.
He made his debut for the first team in 2002 aged 16 and gained prominence as the youngest player to score in the Premier League, and later spent time on loan at Swindon Town to gain further first-team experience.
After Leeds United was relegated at the end of the 2003–04 season, Milner was sold to Newcastle United.
James Milner Wife: Who is Amy Fletcher?
Milner is married to Amy Fletcher. The couple has two children: a daughter and a son. Milner learned to speak Spanish in order to better communicate with his teammates and speaks to his children only in Spanish to ensure they too learn the language.