In the world of women’s football, one name that has been making waves is Lauren James. Born on September 29, 2001, in England, Lauren is an English footballer who currently plays as a forward for the FA Women Soccer League (WSL) club, Chelsea.
She is also the younger sister of Reece James, a renowned defender for Chelsea FC’s senior team. Let’s take a closer look at Lauren James’ journey and achievements in the football world.
Early Life and Education:
Lauren James grew up surrounded by football, playing alongside her brothers, all under the guidance of their father, a licensed UEFA coach. At the age of 13, she caught the attention of Arsenal scouts and began training with their boys’ team. Within two years, she was training with the first team. Alongside her football endeavors, she pursued her secondary education at Whitton School, a co-educational secondary school located in Whitton, London.