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James Milner Signs New Liverpool Contract Until 2022

The veteran midfielder, was expected to see his current deal to run out in the conclusion of this season, and would have been free to go over terms by the start of January.

When Brendan Rodgers was boss milner came as a free transfer signing from Manchester City in the summer of 2015. He’s played 198 matches for the Reds, scoring 25 goals.

Milner, who is the vice-captain of the club, forms a key part of the leadership group along with skipper Jordan Henderson and experienced midfielder Adam Lallana.

Liverpool stalwart James Milner has signed a contract with the Reds until 2022, ending speculation over his future.

He had been part of the sides that lost Europa League League Cup and Champions League finals before including as a substitute at the 2019 Champions League final win over Tottenham.

After Rodgers departed a couple of months after, the former England international has gone on to become a vital player for Klopp, also can operate in many different places, including the first-choice left-back in the 2016/17 season of the club.

But his arrangement will see him remain until the end of the 2021/22 season and comes in the end of a day that has also seen manager Jurgen Klopp extends his remain with the Reds before 2024.

Liverpool is an unbelievable place to be and we’re a very, very good football team and hopefully we can keep improving, said Milner after the news broke.

Obviously the gaffer appeared to signal his dependent on if I signed mine, so making me a feel bit more important.

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