Lauren James’ dad compares the England star to Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona after sensational start at the World Cup

August 3rd, 2023

Lauren James, the dad of whiz kin father Lauren James and Reece James has contrasted his little girl with Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona subsequent to overwhelming the Ladies’ Reality Cup.

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James was shockingly left on the seat for Britain’s initial round of the competition against Haiti, yet came into the firing line-up for the last two matches and had a dazzling effect.

The 21-year-old got the victor in the Lionesses’ 1-0 win over Denmark and was then engaged with five objectives, scoring two herself, in a 6-1 win against China.

The Chelsea forward has been Britain’s champion entertainer as they slid into the last 16 of the World Cup, and Nigel figures his little girl can continue and continue in the strides of probably the best players to play the game.

Considering Lauren’s three objectives at the competition in Australia and New Zealand, Nigel told BBC Game: ‘ Lauren (has) done objectives like that when she was more youthful for a really long time.

“And you just look at yourself and think, that word freedom, that’s what you talk about; those players, like Maradona, had the freedom to play.” She can do that.’

Lauren will try to imitate the World Cup victories of the three players Nigel mentioned in the coming weeks.

At the point when found out if he saw Lauren turning into a commonly recognized name in the ladies’ down, Nigel answered: ‘ Absolutely. We no longer see a lot of those Maradonas or Ronaldinhos; we no longer see them.

‘Thus, on the female side, when you see a player like that, you need to take a gander at it and sit and ponder internally “goodness”. Assuming she stays fit and continues creating, and having the help around her, what difference would it make?’

When England plays Nigeria on Monday in an effort to advance to the quarterfinals, James will be back on the field.