Jamie current plays for Leicester City, who he joined in 2012. He was a late bloomer, starting his senior career at Stocksbridge Park Steels in 2007, where he stayed for 3 years before joining FC Halifax Town for £15,000 in 2010. He played the later parts of the 2011-2012 season with Fleetwood Town.
Vardy's approach influences teammates, he sets the tempo and the tone for the rest of the team and gives no other player behind him any excuse for not working hard. His attitude to the game may help explain how he scored in a record eleven consecutive Premier League matches in 2015, breaking Ruud van Nistelrooy's record.