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      James Milner Player Thread

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      sms1986
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1225: Dec 13, 2019 07:02:29 pm
      Excellent news! 😁
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1226: Dec 13, 2019 07:57:42 pm
      Made up me..fully deserved & see him getting a coaching role too..

      Great advert for Ribena.. 😂
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1227: Dec 13, 2019 08:08:49 pm
      Best day ever! I’m pissed on route home from work after a boozy all day lunch and I’m buzzing for Klopp (And backroom staff) and Milner!!

      Unreal
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1228: Dec 13, 2019 08:23:19 pm
      The day gets better that’s fookin brilliant news! I’ve been whingeing about the lack of movement on this one a page back and noes he signed on love it! Leeds can have him when he’s 40!
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1229: Dec 13, 2019 08:38:02 pm
      3 year contract am impressed with that!  seriously?

      Surprises me the length of it. I guess if anyone can keep playing at the highest standard until he's 36 it's him. All the noise I'd heard was about him wanting to go back to Yorkshire so I wonder if there are any stipulations for the final year or something - maybe a small transfer release clause for Leeds or something.

      I've got no problem with this mind, I'm just surprised. He clearly is an important part of the group, probably including tomorrow as a starter.
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      Reply #1230: Dec 13, 2019 08:43:13 pm
      I love that the club are trying their very best to distract us today, it's f**king brilliant if you think about it.

      Nice one Millie lad.

      You'd think they might want to spread their good news out over at least a few days, but I guess not.
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      Reply #1231: Dec 13, 2019 08:44:03 pm
      Best day ever! I’m pissed on route home from work after a boozy all day lunch and I’m buzzing for Klopp (And backroom staff) and Milner!!

      Unreal

      Don't forget Minamino!
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1232: Dec 13, 2019 09:36:49 pm
      Surprises me the length of it. I guess if anyone can keep playing at the highest standard until he's 36 it's him. All the noise I'd heard was about him wanting to go back to Yorkshire so I wonder if there are any stipulations for the final year or something - maybe a small transfer release clause for Leeds or something.

      I've got no problem with this mind, I'm just surprised. He clearly is an important part of the group, probably including tomorrow as a starter.


      Robby I don't think it is just Milners playing ability that the club have extended his contract for.By all accounts he has a big influence on the players in the dressing room and that goes a long way to the harmony we see from the squad.
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      Reply #1233: Dec 13, 2019 09:39:49 pm
      Robby I don't think it is just Milners playing ability that the club have extended his contract for.By all accounts he has a big influence on the players in the dressing room and that goes a long way to the harmony we see from the squad.

      If our youngsters dedicate themselves, like he has we’re in for a hell of a ride , a proper role model and a winner .
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1234: Dec 13, 2019 10:02:18 pm
      3 year contract am impressed with that!  seriously?
      .2 years
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      Reply #1235: Dec 13, 2019 11:25:10 pm

      I see it as 3 year contract we are not even half way through the season.  I see where you are coming from 2 year extension.  But for me I see it as a very good and fair offer for a player that has been so professional worked tirelessly for the team played out of position for the cause.  He is 34 years old and at that age no matter how fit you are things can go against you very quickly.   For a club that strives to keep our finances efficient it is a bold move.   Am all for it. 
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1236: Dec 14, 2019 07:12:54 am
      Top professional and a role model for younger players.
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      Reply #1237: Dec 14, 2019 07:21:05 am
      Top professional and a role model for younger players.

      Yeah, im glad he extended his contract, young fellas at the club can still learn a lot from him on and off the pitch.
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1238: Dec 14, 2019 08:36:38 am
      Crazy to think this guy is just 2 months younger than Wayne Rooney, who is now player/coach at Derby.

      I don’t see his level dropping any time soon and hope to see him around until the end of his contract (maybe even after it).
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1239: Dec 14, 2019 09:07:59 am
      Not many 33 year olds could earn a 2 year contract extension at a club the size of liverpool.

      Just shows how fit he is. Top professional
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1240: Dec 14, 2019 10:39:28 am
      Milner told BBC that the boss waited to sign his contract before the boss signed his own, and that made him feel important.

      I'm not questioning milners abilities here, he is a tank and proper fit player but I think boss wants him not just for what he does on the pitch but off it too.

      One of klopps strengths are keeping the squad happy and playing for each other, seems to me that milner is vital part of it that puzzle.

      I personally would want him at Liverpool staff after his playing career is over, let him take his coaching badges. See how klopp works and nurtare him to take over klopp when that day comes.

      I love stevie, but let's not all gamble on one horse. Let stevie do his thing at rangers and milner under klopp. See who is more capable to manage when that day comes.
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1241: Dec 14, 2019 10:47:17 am
      Still the fittest guy at the club. When you have a 33 year old like that it's just such a positive example for everyone else at the club. Thank you for everything so far Milly, here's to many more medals as a Red.
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1242: Dec 14, 2019 10:49:39 am
      Still the fittest guy at the club. When you have a 33 year old like that it's just such a positive example for everyone else at the club. Thank you for everything so far Milly, here's to many more medals as a Red.

      Yeah, physically he is the beast, good to keep him around.
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1243: Dec 14, 2019 11:29:36 am
      It was a no brained. Versatility, toughness, leadership and the best ‘under pressure’ penno taker in the league. He would have been very tough to replace. City let Fabian Delph go and it has cost them with all the problems they are having at full-back this season. Milner gives Klopp so many options because of his ability to play in either full back position, Asa centre mid or if we are trying to bliss a game he can also play him wide. It’s a huge signing in My eyes.
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1244: Dec 22, 2019 12:23:49 pm
      ✅ Premier League (x2)
      ✅ Champions League
      ✅ FA Cup (x2)
      ✅ League Cup
      ✅ Super Cup
      ✅ Community Shield
      ✅ Club World Cup
      ✅ PFA Young Player of the Year

      James Milner has won it all. One of the most unsung and underrated players of this generation.

      Football legend.
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      Reply #1245: Dec 22, 2019 04:57:12 pm
      ✅ Premier League (x2)
      ✅ Champions League
      ✅ FA Cup (x2)
      ✅ League Cup
      ✅ Super Cup
      ✅ Community Shield
      ✅ Club World Cup
      ✅ PFA Young Player of the Year

      James Milner has won it all. One of the most unsung and underrated players of this generation.

      Football legend.

      For a second I thought you were referring to Phil Neal.   
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      Reply #1246: Dec 22, 2019 04:59:27 pm
      For a second I thought you were referring to Phil Neal.   

      Club World Cup Nope :)
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1247: Dec 22, 2019 05:04:02 pm

      ;D!  But hey his list of trophies would probably take 2 pages on the board  ;D
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1248: Feb 05, 2020 05:28:28 am
      Milner at the game last night and super vocal and helpful for the kids before and during the game. Trained with the boys the day before, then ask if he could come and help. What a lad. Dudes career is amazing, but his character might be even more so.
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      Re: James Milner Player Thread
      Reply #1249: Feb 05, 2020 06:33:16 am
      Proper Yorkshire bloke is Millie. You would want him and Hendo on your side in a battle for sure.

      Has that no nonsense attitude I see in a lot of Rugby League players from his area, reminds me a bit of 3 Leeds rugby lads in Danny Maguire, Jamie Jones Buchannon and Kevin Sinfield the way he has dedicated himself to his sport and helps others around him.

      Great mentality and has always been an incredible professional.

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