The best of Boring James Milner – and the times the real one played up to it

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One of the most consistent midfielders in the Premier League over the past decade, James Milner has earned 61 England caps, won two Premier League titles, the FA Cup, the League Cup and has now helped Liverpool win the f*cking Champions League.

But thanks to the Twitter account Boring James Milner, he will always be thought of as a dour Yorkshireman.

In fairness to both parties, there is an element of truth in some of the account, and Milner has been more than happy to play up to the stereotype.

Champions League glory

Italian red? It’s a ribena for me

When he defied Jurgen Klopp

This genuine headline from The Independent

When he welcomed Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

When he read his own tweets

Offering encouragement to Alberto Moreno

His comments after Liverpool drew 3-3 at Arsenal

When he made an inspirational team talk

He’s even on LinkedIn

Christmas Day


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