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Jamie Vardy

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Net worth 2018: Under Review
Industry: Sportspersons
Residence: Sheffield, United Kingdom
Country: British
BirthDay: 11 January 1987
Sigh: Aquarius
Height: 1.79 m

Jamie Vardy was bornon 11 January 1987 in Sheffield, United Kingdom, British, is Footballer. Jamie Vardy is an English footballer who plays for Leicester City as a striker in the English Premier League. He is also an important member of the English national football team. Vardy began playing football in his school days and his first major team was Stocksbridge Park Steels. He got an opportunity to play for the team for the first time in 2007 and impressed everyone with his superb skills and an amazing striking ability. He then went on to play in the Northern Premier League for the team F.C. Halifax Town and scored 25 goals in his first season, helping himself to bag the ‘Player’s Player of the Year’ award in 2010. His talents didn’t go unnoticed as he was bought by Leicester City in 2012. He helped his team to win a trophy in 2014 and in the next season, he scored goals in 11 consecutive matches, making himself the ‘Premier League Player of the Season’ and ‘FWA Footballer of the Year’. By 2015, he had already made his international debut and is now known as one of the lifelines of the national football team.


He carried on playing for Leicester and scored his first UEFA Championship League goal against Sevilla FC in February 2017


In June 2016, Arsenal offered him a record price as they were keen to buy him


In 2015, he was called to play for the national team and he made his debut in a friendly match in Dublin against the Republic of Ireland


2014 was a big year, as Jamie was all set to play his first Premier League match


The deal was announced in May 2012 and Jamie signed a three year contract with the club for a million pounds, which was a non-league payout record


As his popularity furthered, some bigger teams wanted to have Jamie in their side and he eventually went to Conference Premier’s team Fleetwood Town in 2011


In August 2010, Jamie made his debut for Halifax and scored the winning goal for his team


Jamie Vardy was born in Sheffield, England on 11th January 1987 into a lower middle class family

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