Atletico Madrid are plotting their summer business, and an unlikely name has emerged. According to a report from The Independent, Diego Simeone – who looks likely to remain in charge – has identified Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy as a target. Sources close to the Independent say that Simeone was impressed with the Englishman’s play during 

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First off: Woah. Woah. Woah. That came out of no where. Major breaking news, which has just taken over the UK media and social media networks — at least within the football spectrum: Arsenal have triggered the release clause for a certain Jamie Vardy. Broken by The Guardian’s Stuart James: “Arsenal have triggered the release 

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Just three years ago Jamie Vardy was firing Fleetwood Town to promotion from the Conference and in doing so earned himself a £1 million move to Leicester City, then of the Championship. It seemed bemusing that Vardy, whose background has taken in the glamour of Stocksbridge Park Steels and Halifax Town, would be receiving good 

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Rickie Lambert was there first. The original rags to riches story in Roy Hodgson’s England era, the striker who came from Macclesfield, Stockport County and Rochdale and completed his fairy-tale rise with a goal on his England debut against Scotland. That story has now been raised by Jamie Vardy, of Stocksbridge Park Steels as recently 

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