Professionally, James Milner is an English professional footballer. He plays for Premier League club Liverpool in many different positions such as on the wing, in midfield, and at full-back. Besides, he is a versatile player and the vice-captain of Liverpool. From 2010 to 2015, he played for Manchester City. Also, he participated in several other Premier League teams such as Aston Villa, Newcastle United, etc.
James Milner entered this earth on January 4th, 1986 as James Philip Milner in Wortley, Leeds, United Kingdom. As of 2019, his age is 33 years old under the birth sign Capricorn. He was born to parents Peter Milner (father) and Lesley Milner (mother). As per nationality, James is English and belongs to a white ethnical background.
From an early age, he was passionate about outdoor sports. Likewise, he played cricket, sprinting, running during his high school years. As a youth, he started his career with Leeds United junior club. There he played for six seasons.
James stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches i.e 7.75m with a matching weight of 70 kg. Both of his eyes and hair are brown in color. Further, he is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
As we earlier mention that James Milner was passionate about outdoor sports from an early age. At the beginning of his career, he played with Leeds United junior club. There he played for the six seasons as a youth. In the year 2002, he played for Leeds United at Elland Road. On 10 February 2003, Leeds United give a five-year contract to Milner. Then he was sent on a one-month loan to the Second Division team, Swindon Town at the start of the 2003-2004 season. At that time, he played in six matches and scoring two goals.Caption: James Milner during the match (Source: Instagram)
After that, he was loaned to Aston Villa for single seasons following his move to New Castle. Later he signed a permanent contract with Aston Villa for a fee of $16.30 million. That contract he signed on 29 August 2008. At that time, he played for two seasons and scored 11 goals in 73 appearances for his club.
After that, he moved to play for Manchester City for a reported fee of $35 million. In August 2010, Milner made his debut in a 3-0 win. There he played against Liverpool. Also, he scored his debut goal in a competitive match against Leicester City.
For Manchester City, he played for five seasons after that, he signed for Liverpool on a free transfer in the year 2015. For Liverpool, he made his debut against Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium. Similarly, he made his debut goal for Liverpool in a 3-2 win against Aston Villa. In the following years, he has appeared for Liverpool in 102 games.
There he scored 13 goals so far. In the Champions League history, he broke the record in a single season on April 24, 2018. Likewise, at that time, he became the first player to provide 9 assists in a single season.
He has appeared at the U16, U17, U19, U20 & U21 levels represented his nation. For the England Senior team, he made 61 appearances Prior to retirement in 2016.Caption: James Milner with his team (Source: Instagram)
He is the part of FIFA World Cup squads for England in 2010, 2012, and 2014. Similarly, he also appeared in UEFA Euro 2016 UEFA Euro Championships.
Estimated Net Worth & Salary of English footballer James
English professional footballer, James Milnerowns a net worth of $11 million as of 2019. His main source of income is his professional career as an English professional footballer. He plays as a striker for Premier League club Leicester City and the England national team. Likewise, he earns an annual salary of $155,153 weekly. Also, he makes £6,240,000 in salary in a year from his team.
Liverpool Mohamed Salah is the highest-paid player in the team with £10,400,000 annually in salary currently. Besides, James also earns around $0.6 million from endorsement deals. Also, he owns luxury cars such as Volvo S60, BMW, and Audi A6. Moreover, he had agreed to a permanent contract with Aston Villa on 29 August 2008 for a fee of $16.30 million.
Yes, James Milner is a married man. He is married to his partner Amy Fletcher. They met for the first time before starting James’s football career. During his childhood, he had previously revealed that meeting her made him feel rich.Caption: James Milner with his wife and children (Source:dailyrecord)
From their relationship, the pair is blessed with two children. Their first child was born in 2015. However, the names of their children are unknown.