|Birth name||Stephen Myler|
|Date of birth||21 July 1984|
|Place of birth||Widnes, England|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||14 st 13 lb (95 kg)|
|Notable relative(s)||Frank Myler|
|Rugby league career|
|Rugby union career|
Rugby league careerEdit
Myler was born 21 July 1984 in Widnes.
Stephen comes from a famous Rugby League family. His father is John Myler who played full back for Widnes Vikings RLFC. His uncle is Tony Myler, a former Widnes captain and GB International and was one of the most gifted footballers of his generation. Stephen's great uncle is Frank Myler who captained the last British side to win a series in Australia in 1970.
Rugby union careerEdit
He has established himself as a great kicker for the squad, scoring a high percentage of Place kicks for the 2008–09 season. It was during this season that Myler started in the final of the European Challenge Cup, scoring all of Saints' points as they defeated Bourgoin.
On March 23, 2018, it was confirmed that after 12 years at Northampton Saints Myler would be leaving the club. It is yet to be confirmed whether he has a new club lined up for the 2018/19 season. Stephen Myler was a hugely influential player at the club, marking up 325 caps and 2618 points since joining the club in 2006.
He currently sits in 2nd place in the Northampton Saints all-time points scored record, 168 points behind fellow fly half, Paul Grayson. Myler also ranks in 3rd place in the Aviva Premiership all-time points record behind Andy Goode in 2nd and Charlie Hodgson in 1st place.
- "Aviva Premiership Rugby – Northampton Saints". web page. Premier Rugby. Archived from the original on 2 February 2012. Retrieved 22 September 2011.
- Glover, Tim (3 November 2008). "Mallinder reaps reward from converting Myler". London: The Independent. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "Career Statistics". Rugby League project. 5 March 2009. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "Widnes stand-off search continues". BBC. 31 January 2003. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "Widnes trio make move to Salford". BBC. 5 October 2005. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "Myler agrees cross-code transfer". BBC. 6 September 2006. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "Northampton 13–35 Saracens". BBC. 18 November 2006. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "Stephen Myler: Northampton outside-half in a league of his own". London: The Independent. 21 February 2009. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "Northampton 15–3 Bourgoin". BBC. 22 May 2009. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "Premiership final: Saracens 20-24 Northampton Saints". 31 May 2014. Retrieved 24 March 2019 – via www.bbc.co.uk.
- "Three Saints in England summer squads". Northampton Saints official site. 19 May 2009. Archived from the original on 22 May 2009. Retrieved 1 January 2010.
- "England Saxons 28–20 Argentina". BBC. 6 June 2009. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- (archived by web.archive.org) Northampton profile
- (archived by web.archive.org) England profile
- Guinness Premiership profile
- (archived by web.archive.org) Salford Squad Profile: Stephen Myler
- Saints Heritage Society profile
- (archived by web.archive.org) Salford City Reds Website Homepage
- Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org