Jamie Vardy

Born: January 11, 1987 (age 29)

Height: 5'10" (178cm)

Hometown: Sheffield, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Team: Leicester City (no. 9)
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City in action during the pre season friendly match between Mansfield Town and Leicester City at the One Call Stadium on July 25, 2015
Career History
Senior2010-2011Halifax Town
2011-2012Fleetwood Town
2012-Leicester City
International2015-England
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Danny Simpson of Leicester City during the Pre Season Friendlly match between Lincoln City and Leicester City at Sincil Bank Stadium on July 21, 2015
Danny Simpson: 'Everyone at Leicester City wants Jamie Vardy to stay put'
Leicester City defender Danny Simpson has urged teammate and England striker Jamie Vardy to stay with the Premier League champions amid reported interest from Arsenal.
13:25
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris and Malmo on September 15, 2015
Arsenal eyeing Edinson Cavani as Jamie Vardy fallback?
Arsenal will reportedly move for Paris Saint-Germain's Edinson Cavani if they fail to land Jamie Vardy.
10:56
Fans clash after the Euro 2016 Group B game between England and Russia on June 11, 2016
Jamie Vardy's wife 'tear gassed' before England, Russia clash
The wife of Leicester City footballer Jamie Vardy claims that she was "tear gassed" in the build-up to watching England take on Russia at Euro 2016.
Jun 11, 22:56
Harry Kane celebrates scoring with Jamie Vardy during the international friendly between England and Turkey on May 22, 2016
Team News: Harry Kane leads England line against Russia as Jamie Vardy among substitutes
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy is on the bench for England's Euro 2016 Group B opener against Russia as Harry Kane leads the Three Lions line in Marseille.
Jun 11, 19:10
England captain Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring his 52nd goal for his country during the 2-1 win over Australia at the Stadium of Light on May 27, 2016
Andy Cole hails "fantastic" Wayne Rooney
Former Manchester United and England striker Andy Cole hails the way Wayne Rooney deals with the pressure on his shoulders at major international tournaments.
Jun 10, 15:42
Luke Shaw of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Luke Shaw wishes England luck ahead of Euro 2016 opener
Manchester United full-back Luke Shaw wishes the England squad luck ahead of their Euro 2016 opener against Russia.
Jun 10, 14:00
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Leicester City on April 10, 2016
Ray Parlour: 'Jamie Vardy move to Arsenal has fallen through'
Former Arsenal midfielder Ray Parlour reveals that Jamie Vardy's proposed move to the club appears to have fallen through.
Jun 10, 13:41
Jamie Vardy is having a party during the international friendly between Germany and England on March 26, 2016
Jamie Vardy, James Milner dropped for England's Euro 2016 opener against Russia?
England manager Roy Hodgson reportedly plans to drop Jamie Vardy and James Milner from his team for Saturday's Euro 2016 opener against Russia.
Jun 10, 11:36
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring from the penalty spot during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Everton on May 7, 2016
Jamie Vardy's wife: 'Decision on Arsenal move is up to him'
Jamie Vardy's wife Rebekah says that the Leicester City striker will make the "right" decision for his career as he deliberates over joining Arsenal.
Jun 10, 10:48
Joe Hart of Manchester City celebrates his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium on August 16, 2015
Joe Hart: 'England squad is exciting'
England goalkeeper Joe Hart describes the squad for Euro 2016 as "exciting" and "fresh" ahead of their opening match against Russia.
Jun 9, 16:28
Watford captain Troy Deeney celebrates after scoring the opening goal in his side's 4-2 defeat at the hands of Norwich on May 11, 2016
Watford 'reject substantial offer from Leicester City for Troy Deeney'
Watford reportedly reject a substantial bid, thought to be around £20m, from Leicester City for club captain Troy Deeney.
Jun 9, 16:00
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy kisses the Premier League trophy on May 8, 2016
Report: Jamie Vardy to reject Arsenal in favour of Leicester City stay
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy is reportedly leaning towards rejecting a move to Arsenal in favour of staying with the newly-crowned Premier League champions.
Jun 9, 11:59
Paul Merson answers questions during Gillette Soccer Saturday Live in Bournemouth on March 19, 2012
Paul Merson "flabbergasted" by Arsenal's interest in Leicester City's Jamie Vardy
Paul Merson admits that he is "flabbergasted" by Arsenal's interest in Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy.
Jun 8, 10:24
Daniel Sturridge of England controls the ball during the international friendly against Netherlands at Wembley Stadium on March 29, 2016
Daniel Sturridge calls for England unity
England striker Daniel Sturridge insists that the squad must be a united one if they are to win Euro 2016.
Jun 7, 22:47
England captain Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring his 52nd goal for his country during the 2-1 win over Australia at the Stadium of Light on May 27, 2016
Frank Leboeuf: 'Wayne Rooney is wasted as a number 10'
Former France and Chelsea defender Frank Leboeuf believes that Wayne Rooney should be given a free role in the England team rather than being limited to one position.
Jun 7, 21:57
Daniel Sturridge of England controls the ball during the international friendly against Netherlands at Wembley Stadium on March 29, 2016
Daniel Sturridge: 'Jamie Vardy fully focused on England'
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge insists that England teammate Jamie Vardy will not be distracted by speculation linking him with a move to Arsenal this summer.
Jun 7, 20:19
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy kisses the Premier League trophy on May 8, 2016
Alan Smith urges Jamie Vardy to join Arsenal
Former Leicester City and Arsenal striker Alan Smith urges Jamie Vardy to switch the Foxes for the Gunners this summer.
Jun 7, 20:09
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Leicester City on April 10, 2016
Leicester City's Jamie Vardy 'to decide on Arsenal move after Euro 2016'
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy will reportedly not make a decision on whether to join Arsenal until the end of England's Euro 2016 campaign.
Jun 7, 18:58
Moussa Sissoko of Newcastle United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St James' Park on August 29, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
Moussa Sissoko wants "beautiful Arsenal" move
Newcastle United midfielder Moussa Sissoko reveals that he is desperate to leave St James' Park this summer to join "the beautiful Arsenal".
Jun 7, 16:26
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Arsenal on April 9, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'Jamie Vardy will not start for England at Euro 2016'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says that his transfer target Jamie Vardy will not start for England at Euro 2016.
Jun 7, 13:28
Jamie Vardy rocks up for the Premier League game between Sunderland and Leicester City on April 10, 2016
Roy Hodgson 'tells Jamie Vardy to focus on England amid rumours of Arsenal move'
England manager Roy Hodgson reportedly tells Jamie Vardy to focus on Euro 2016 and put his potential £20m move to Arsenal on the back-burner.
Jun 7, 12:36
Andy King celebrates after scoring for Leicester City against Everton on May 7, 2016
Andy King: 'Leicester City will remain strong unit'
Leicester City will remain a strong unit even if key players leave the King Power Stadium this summer, insists Foxes captain Andy King.
Jun 7, 10:09
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Everton on May 7, 2016
Leicester City's Jamie Vardy turns down Arsenal move?
A report claims that Jamie Vardy is now leaning towards staying at Leicester City, despite strong interest from Arsenal.
Jun 7, 09:39
West Ham United Joint Chairman David Sullivan listens to a question during a press conference in east London to announce the new deal between Newham council and West Ham United football club on March 22, 2013
David Sullivan: 'Jamie Vardy price is potty'
West Ham United co-chairman David Sullivan claims that Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy's current value shows that the transfer market "is going potty".
Jun 6, 21:08
Theo Walcott celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Hull City and Arsenal on March 8, 2016
Report: Theo Walcott to fight for Arsenal future
Theo Walcott will not seek a move away from Arsenal this summer despite struggling during the 2015-16 campaign, according to a report.
Jun 6, 20:52
Riyad Mahrez celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Swansea on April 24, 2016
Riyad Mahrez wants to leave Leicester City?
Riyad Mahrez is reportedly keen to leave Leicester City amid rumours that Jamie Vardy and N'Golo Kante could be on their way out.
Jun 6, 18:22
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mate Shinji Okazaki during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Leicester City at Vitality Stadium on August 29, 2015
Leicester City's Shinji Okazaki 'backs Jamie Vardy to succeed at Arsenal'
Shinji Okazaki reportedly backs his Leicester City teammate Jamie Vardy to impress at Arsenal.
Jun 6, 16:39
Yevhen Konoplyanka of Sevilla celebrates scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between Manchester City and Sevilla at Etihad Stadium on October 21, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom
Report: Leicester City eye Sevilla's Yevhen Konoplyanka
A report claims that Sevilla attacker Yevhen Konoplyanka is a summer transfer target for Leicester City.
Jun 6, 12:54
Watford captain Troy Deeney celebrates after scoring the opening goal in his side's 4-2 defeat at the hands of Norwich on May 11, 2016
Leicester City want Watford's Troy Deeney to replace Jamie Vardy?
A report claims that Leicester City will move for Watford striker Troy Deeney if Jamie Vardy leaves for Arsenal.
Jun 6, 12:26
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy kisses the Premier League trophy on May 8, 2016
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy 'to decide on Arsenal move today'
Leicester City Jamie Vardy will reportedly make a decision about whether or not to join Arsenal today.
Jun 6, 09:11
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Leicester City on April 10, 2016
Olivier Giroud: 'Jamie Vardy wants to join Arsenal'
Olivier Giroud admits that he is excited by the prospect of linking up with Jamie Vardy next season after revealing that the Englishman wants to join Arsenal.
Jun 5, 11:18
Dortmund's Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan (R) and Moenchengladbach's midfielder Patrick Herrmann vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match on November 9, 2014
Report: Arsenal winning battle with Chelsea to sign Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Borussia Dortmund midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan reportedly prefers a move to Arsenal over fellow Premier League sides Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur.
Jun 5, 10:07
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy kisses the Premier League trophy on May 8, 2016
Jamie Vardy holds talks with Arsenal ahead of £20m move?
A report claims that Jamie Vardy has held talks with Arsene Wenger over a switch from Leicester City to Arsenal after his £20m release clause was met by the Gunners.
Jun 5, 09:56
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Leicester City on April 10, 2016
Jamie Vardy's wife Rebekah slams Twitter abuse over rumoured Arsenal move
Jamie Vardy's wife Rebekah hits back at Leicester City fans sending her abuse on Twitter over her husband's rumoured move to Arsenal.
Jun 4, 13:15
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Everton on May 7, 2016
Claudio Ranieri confirms Arsenal's move for Jamie Vardy
Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri confirms that Arsenal are in talks with striker Jamie Vardy.
Jun 4, 12:35
Jamie Vardy receives a DP from Pascal Lemesre on March 5, 2016
Arsenal to complete Jamie Vardy deal within 24 hours?
Jamie Vardy's potential move to Arsenal could be completed in the next 24 hours after talks reportedly advance at "an accelerated rate".
Jun 4, 12:12
Roy Hodgson manager of England looks thoughtful during the international friendly match between England and Portugal at Wembley Stadium on June 2, 2016 in London, England
Roy Hodgson: 'Wayne Rooney dilemma good problem to have'
England manager Roy Hodgson insists that the problem of fitting a number of attacking players into his starting XI at Euro 2016 is a good one to have.
Jun 3, 22:47
Paris Saint-Germain's Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates scoring a goal during the Coupe de France final against Marseille on May 21, 2016
Zlatan Ibrahimovic 'to join Manchester United on one-year deal'
Manchester United reportedly agree a deal to sign striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic on a one-year contract.
Jun 3, 22:06
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Everton on May 7, 2016
Manchester United 'turn down chance to sign Jamie Vardy'
Manchester United reportedly turn down the chance to sign Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy, who is also wanted by Arsenal.
Jun 3, 21:45
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Leicester City on April 10, 2016
Gary Lineker urges Jamie Vardy to snub "perennial also-rans" Arsenal
Former Leicester City striker Gary Lineker implores Jamie Vardy to stay at the newly-crowned Premier League champions instead of joining "perennial also-rans" Arsenal.
Jun 3, 21:01
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