Liam Miller

Date of birth13 February 1981
Place of birthCork
NationalityIrish
Weight70 kg
Height1.75 m
PositionMidfielder
Died09 February 2018

Liam Miller was playing for Ovens in County Cork when he attracted the interest of Celtic.

Hailed as a Celtic star, the Republic midfielder had a disappointing season in his first term at Manchester United.

Liam joined Sunderland in August 2006 with a three-year contract but was made available for transfer in February 2008.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Celtic 28 Oct 1997 30 Jun 2004
Aarhus GF 01 Aug 2001 11 Jul 2002 L
Manchester United 13 Jul 2004 31 Aug 2006
Leeds United 04 Nov 2005 31 May 2006 L
Sunderland 31 Aug 2006 15 Jan 2009
Queens Park Rangers 15 Jan 2009 30 Jun 2009
Hibernian 11 Sep 2009 31 May 2011
Perth Glory 03 Jun 2011 22 May 2013
Brisbane Roar 22 May 2013 30 Oct 2014
Melbourne City 11 Nov 2014 31 Dec 2014
Cork City 15 Jan 2015 19 Jan 2016
Wilmington Hammerheads 18 Feb 2016 30 Aug 2016

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1999-00 Celtic Scottish Premier League
1
2002-03 Celtic Scottish League Cup
1
2002-03 Celtic UEFA Cup
1
2003-04 Celtic UEFA Champions League 1
3
1
2003-04 Celtic UEFA Cup 1
2
2004-05 Manchester United FA Cup 2
2
2004-05 Manchester United League Cup 2
1
2004-05 Manchester United Premier League 3
5
2004-05 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 3
2
2
2005-06 Leeds United FA Cup 2
2005-06 Leeds United League Championship 26
2
1
6
2005-06 Leeds United League Championship Play-Offs 3
3
2005-06 Manchester United League Cup 1
1
1
2005-06 Manchester United Premier League
1
2005-06 Manchester United UEFA Champions League
1
2006-07 Sunderland FA Cup 1
1
2006-07 Sunderland League Championship 22
5
2
6
2007-08 Sunderland League Cup 1
2007-08 Sunderland Premier League 16
8
1
3
1
2008-09 Queens Park Rangers League Championship 11
2
1
2008-09 Sunderland League Cup
1
2008-09 Sunderland Premier League 1
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
21 May 2000 Celtic v Dundee United W 2-0 Scottish Premier League
03 Oct 2002 FK Suduva v Celtic W 0-2
Agg: 1-10
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
23 Oct 2002 Celtic v Inverness Caledonian Thistle W 4-2 Scottish League Cup 3rd round
17 Sep 2003 Bayern München v Celtic D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
30 Sep 2003 Celtic v Olympique Lyonnais D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
25 Nov 2003 Celtic v Bayern München D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
10 Dec 2003 Olympique Lyonnais v Celtic D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
25 Mar 2004 Barcelona v Celtic D 0-0
Agg: 0-1
UEFA Cup 4th round 2nd leg
08 Apr 2004 Celtic v Villarreal D 0-0 UEFA Cup Quarter-final 1st leg
14 Apr 2004 Villarreal v Celtic L 2-0
Agg: 2-0
UEFA Cup Quarter-final 2nd leg


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1998-99 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-18 3
1999-00 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-18 4
1
1
2001-02 Republic of Ireland Toulon Under-20 4
2001-02 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-21 1
2001-02 Republic of Ireland Under-21 2
2002-03 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-21 5
1
1
2002-03 Republic of Ireland Under-21 2
1
2003-04 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 2
1
2003-04 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-21 1
2003-04 Republic of Ireland Unity Cup 1
2004-05 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup
1
2004-05 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 2
2
2005-06 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
2
1
2006-07 Republic of Ireland International Friendly
1
2007-08 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 3
2007-08 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 1
1
1
2008-09 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup
1
2008-09 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
2009-10 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
09 Oct 1998 Republic of Ireland v Russia W 1-0 UEFA U18 Group 4
09 Mar 1999 Northern Ireland v Republic of Ireland W 1-2 UEFA U18 2nd round group 2
11 May 1999 Republic of Ireland v Northern Ireland W 2-1 UEFA U18 2nd round group 2
19 Jul 1999 Spain v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 UEFA U18 Final group B
21 Jul 1999 Republic of Ireland v Georgia D 3-3 UEFA U18 Final group B
23 Jul 1999 Republic of Ireland v Italy L 0-2 UEFA U18 Final group B
24 Nov 1999 Malta v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 UEFA U18 Group 14
05 Oct 2001 Republic of Ireland v Cyprus W 3-0 UEFA U21 Group 2
26 Mar 2002 Republic of Ireland v Denmark W 3-2 U21
16 Apr 2002 Austria v Republic of Ireland D 3-3 U21
07 May 2002 Republic of Ireland v Japan L 0-2 Toulon Under-20 Tournament Group B
09 May 2002 Republic of Ireland v Italy L 0-2 Toulon Under-20 Tournament Group B
13 May 2002 Republic of Ireland v South Africa L 1-2 Toulon Under-20 Tournament Group B
15 May 2002 Germany v Republic of Ireland D 2-2 Toulon Under-20 Tournament Group B
20 Aug 2002 Finland v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 U21
07 Sep 2002 Russia v Republic of Ireland L 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 10
15 Oct 2002 Republic of Ireland v Switzerland L 2-3 UEFA U21 Group 10
28 Mar 2003 Georgia v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 UEFA U21 Group 10
01 Apr 2003 Albania v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 UEFA U21 Group 10
02 Jun 2003 Republic of Ireland v Germany D 2-2 U21
06 Jun 2003 Republic of Ireland v Albania W 2-1 UEFA Under-21 Group 10
05 Sep 2003 Republic of Ireland v Russia W 2-0 UEFA Under-21 Group 10
31 Mar 2004 Republic of Ireland v Czech Republic W 2-1 International Friendly
28 Apr 2004 Poland v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International Friendly
27 May 2004 Republic of Ireland v Romania W 1-0 International Friendly
29 May 2004 Nigeria v Republic of Ireland L 3-0 UNITY CUP
18 Aug 2004 Republic of Ireland v Bulgaria D 1-1 International Friendly
13 Oct 2004 Republic of Ireland v Faroe Islands W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
16 Nov 2004 Republic of Ireland v Croatia W 1-0 International Friendly
10 Feb 2005 Republic of Ireland v Portugal W 1-0 International Friendly
29 Mar 2005 Republic of Ireland v China PR W 1-0 International Friendly
17 Aug 2005 Republic of Ireland v Italy L 1-2 International Friendly
01 Mar 2006 Republic of Ireland v Sweden W 3-0 International Friendly
24 May 2006 Republic of Ireland v Chile L 0-1 International Friendly
16 Aug 2006 Republic of Ireland v Netherlands L 0-4 International Friendly
17 Oct 2007 Republic of Ireland v Cyprus D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group D
17 Nov 2007 Wales v Republic of Ireland D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group D
06 Feb 2008 Republic of Ireland v Brazil L 0-1 International Friendly
24 May 2008 Republic of Ireland v Serbia D 1-1 International Friendly
29 May 2008 Republic of Ireland v Colombia W 1-0 International Friendly
06 Sep 2008 Georgia v Republic of Ireland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
29 May 2009 Republic of Ireland v Nigeria D 1-1 International Friendly
14 Oct 2009 Republic of Ireland v Montenegro D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.