Jamie Richard Vardy is a well-known English professional footballer. He plays as a striker for Premier League club Leicester City. Also, the player began his senior career with Stocksbridge Park Steels. Then he spent three seasons in Northern Premier League club. He scored twenty-five goals in the debut season and also became the winner of “Player’s Player of the Year” award. Jamie Vardy age is thirty-four. On 2015 he made his international debut on June 2015 and got chosen to play in UEFA Euro 2016 and 2018 FIFA World Cup. Jamie Vardy is a skilled player. He will earn a lot of name and fame with his part in Leicester City.
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The birthdate of Jamie Vardy is 11 January 1987 and his birthplace is Sheffield, South Yorkshire. She grew up in the Hillsborough area of inner-city Sheffield. He is the son of a crane worker and his mother had a job as a solicitor.
- Early career
At the age of eighteen Vardy was part of the youth system at Sheffield Wednesday. Then at sixteen, he got released from the team. After that, he played for Stocksbridge Park Steels where he earned £30 at the club. On 2010 he got the chance to become part of FC Halifax Town. Moreover, he made his debut on 21 August 2010 against a match in Buxton. He helped the team to win several matches.
- Fleetwood Town
Vardy signed with Fleetwood Town after completing a year with Halifax. He made his debut for the team against York City. Then in the following week, he scored well against the team Kettering Town. In his career with the team, he played against the teams like Gateshead, Ebbsfleet United, Kidderminster Harriers, Wycombe Wanderers, Southport and more.
- Leicester City
On 2012 Vardy signed with Championship club Leicester City. He played for the team for eight seasons. The ninth season started on 2020–21 season. Vardy signed a new contract with Leicester City and he will play for the team until 2023. On 27 September 2020, he played well against Manchester City. He also has played for the English national team. Then he got named 23-man England squad in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Jamie Vardy Jersey number is 9. He is one of the best strikers in the world because of his speed and positional awareness.
On 2014 Vardy met Rebekah Nicholson. She was working as a nightclub promoter at that time. Then she became Jamie Vardy wife, on 5 May 2016 at Peckforton Castle in Cheshire. Vary has three children with his wife and the fourth one from his previous relationship. His wife has two children from her previous relationship and Vardy became stepfather to them also.
The net worth of Jamie Vardy
Jamie Vardy net worth is $12 million. On 2015 he launched V9 Academy which is an annual week-long camp that offers coaching and guidance to football players. He is also the ambassador of social needs school at Dorothy Goodman School. As he is a talented player he signed an expensive deal with Leicester City. For playing in this team Jamie Vardy salary is £7,280,000 annually.