JAMES MILNER

  • Manchester City outclass Stoke thanks to Sergio Aguero's double February 12, 2015

    Stoke: Sergio Aguero scored in each half to guide Manchester City to a 4-1 win at Stoke on Wednesday as the champions rediscovered their form after a five-match winless run in the Premier League. James Milner and Samir Nasri also found the net in City's first win at Britannia Stadium in...
  • Manchester City cannot afford any more slip-ups, says James Milner February 9, 2015

    London: Manchester City's chances of winning the Premier League title for the third time in four seasons will almost certainly end if they lose at Stoke City and Chelsea beat Everton on Wednesday. The gap between the leaders and the champions widened to seven points on Saturday when Chelsea won 2-1...
  • Seven-point lead means nothing in England, says Jose Mourinho February 8, 2015

    Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho said the Premier League title race is still open despite his team stretching their lead over Manchester City to seven points on Saturday. Branislav Ivanovic secured a 2-1 win for Chelsea at Aston Villa while City needed a late James Milner goal to scrape a 1-1 home...
  • Manchester City grab late point in 1-1 draw with Hull February 7, 2015

    James Milner scored in the 90th minute as Manchester City grabbed a disappointing point to draw with Hull 1-1 on Saturday and fall further behind Premier League leader Chelsea. David Meyler put the visitors ahead in the 35th at the Etihad Stadium with a left-foot shot from the center of the...
  • Manchester United and City through in FA Cup, QPR stunned January 4, 2015

    Manchester City and Manchester United were among a slew of Premier League teams to leave it late in overcoming lower-league opposition in the FA Cup on Sunday, as third-tier Sheffield United delivered the biggest shock of the third round. Makeshift striker James Milner scored twice - including an injury-time winner -...
  • CSKA Moscow rally to draw 2-2 with Manchester City in Champions League October 21, 2014

    Moscow: Manchester City were left struggling in the Champions League on Tuesday after squandering a two-goal lead and conceding a late penalty to draw 2-2 at CSKA Moscow in an empty stadium. Goals from Sergio Aguero and James Milner gave City a comfortable two-goal lead by half-time at Arena Khimki, where...
  • Freescoring Manchester City must be more boring, says Milner December 23, 2013

    Manchester: The entertaining, goalscoring feats of titlechasing Manchester City has wowed fans and impressed rivals this season, but midfielder James Milner craves a less cavalier approach. Even without injured top scorer Sergio Aguero, City delivered a glut of goals in a 42 away win over relegation threatened Fulham on Saturday. They...
  • Arsenal face another tough trip to Manchester City in EPL December 13, 2013

    London: Arsenal's lunchtime game at Manchester City on Saturday could be a defining one for their Premier League title hopes, even if Arsene Wenger has greeted that idea with a typically Gallic shrug. The Gunners have a comfortable cushion over secondplaced Liverpool, who travel in the opposite direction on Sunday for...
  • Olympiakos, Leverkusen reach last 16 of Champions League December 11, 2013

    Madrid: Olympiakos and Bayer Leverkusen reached the last 16 of the Champions League on Tuesday, with either Juventus or Galatasaray set to join them after their match in Istanbul was abandoned because of a snowstorm. Match officials stopped play after 31 minutes, ruling the field was too dangerous to play on....
  • Manchester City come from behind to beat Bayern Munich 32 December 11, 2013

    Munich: Bayern Munich squandered a twogoal lead as Manchester City ended the titleholder's record 10match winning run in the Champions League with a 32 victory on Tuesday. Both teams had already qualified for the knockout stages and both finished Group D on 15 points. Bayern took first place because of...
  • Sergio Aguero scores as City beat United 21 in Manchester derby April 9, 2013

    London: Substitute Sergio Aguero scored a superb late winner as Manchester City slowed Manchester United's charge to the Premier League title by beating the leaders 21 in a frenetic derby on Monday. The Argentina striker slalomed through United's defense and arrowed a finish high into the net in the 78th...
  • Milner, Dzeko score in City's 20 win over Arsenal January 13, 2013

    London: Manchester City capitalized on Laurent Koscielny's early sendingoff to canter to a first league victory at Arsenal in 38 years, with Sunday's 20 win keeping the defending champions seven points behind Manchester United in the Premier League title race. The France center back was shown a straight red card for...