Arsenal and Liverpool fans here in the Football Transfer Tavern are feeling perplexed, after the Express revealed that Manchester City midfielder James Milner will move abroad on a free transfer in the summer.
The versatile midfielder is the subject of interest from a number of European clubs according to the publication, and he looks set to ditch Arsenal and Liverpool for a move abroad.
Milner, 29, is renowned for his versatility on the football pitch, and has been utilised in almost every position except goalkeeper!
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini admitted he would be very hard to replace the 29-year-old should he leave, telling the Express:
“It would be very difficult to find a more complete player than Milner.
“There are players who are better technically. There are quicker players. There are players who head the ball better.
“But show me a player who does all the things that Milner does well and there isn’t one. And whatever position I put him in he plays well.
“It’s very difficult to find another Milner – an intelligent player, with big balls and a massive heart.”
A plethora of Arsenal and Liverpool fans playing darts in the Football Transfer Tavern feel that signing Milner on a free transfer would be a steal, and that his versatility would be beneficial to any club.
Arsenal and Liverpool fans…. Are you annoyed to be missing out on Manchester City midfielder James Milner? Would he be a good addition to your team? Let us know your feelings and opinions in the comments below!
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