Jamie Vardy

1987 - Today

Jamie Vardy

Jamie Richard Vardy (né Gill; born 11 January 1987) is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Leicester City and the England national team. After being released by Sheffield Wednesday at the age of sixteen, Vardy began his senior career with Stocksbridge Park Steels, breaking into the first team in 2007 and spending three seasons there before joining Northern Premier League club FC Halifax Town in 2010. Scoring 25 goals in his debut season, he won the club's "Player's Player of the Year" award and then moved to Conference Premier club Fleetwood Town in August 2011 for an undisclosed fee. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jamie Vardy has received more than 10,600,311 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,893rd most popular soccer player.

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  • 11M

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  • 45.68

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  • 51

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Jamie Vardy ranks 1,889 out of 13,233Before him are Kees Kist, Grégory Coupet, Reinhold Münzenberg, Roberto de Assis Moreira, Joel Santana, and Elemér Kocsis. After him are Rashidi Yekini, Jefferson Farfán, Waldir Peres, David Ospina, Bernd Schneider, and Nicklas Bendtner.

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Among people born in 1987, Jamie Vardy ranks 43Before him are Pedro, Sebastian Giovinco, Hatem Ben Arfa, Medhi Benatia, Karen Gillan, and José Callejón. After him are Gary Medel, Marco Simoncelli, Evan Peters, Sergio Romero, Wiz Khalifa, and Iago Aspas.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jamie Vardy ranks 2,844 out of 5,347Before him are Jean Marsh (1934), George Back (1796), Charles Dawson (1864), Dominic Cooper (1978), M. R. James (1862), and Anthony Caro (1924). After him are Richard Bentley (1662), Ronald Rawson (1892), William Martin (1767), Joan Aiken (1924), Richard O'Brien (1942), and Steve Marriott (1947).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Jamie Vardy ranks 80Before him are Nobby Stiles (1942), Jimmy Armfield (1935), Billy Bremner (1942), Joe Jordan (1951), Bryan Robson (1957), and Michael Carrick (1981). After him are Harry Stafford (1869), Ian Wright (1963), Sol Campbell (1974), Willie Watson (1920), Vic Buckingham (1915), and Steve Bloomer (1874).

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