It’s the James double for Chelsea! Manchester United striker Lauren completes her move to west London in a WSL record £200,000 deal… uniting her with brother Reece after partying with him on the pitch after Champions League win in Porto
- Lauren James has officially completed her record-breaking transfer to Chelsea
- James, sister of Chelsea full back Reece, agreed terms and underwent a medical
- The £200,000 fee is now the record between two Women’s Super League clubs
Lauren James has completed her record-breaking move to Chelsea.
The Manchester United striker has joined the Stamford Bridge club in a move worth up to £200,000 – a record between two Women’s Super League clubs.
James, sister of England and Chelsea right-back Reece, has already agreed personal terms and completed her medical.
Lauren James has completed her record-breaking move to Chelsea from Manchester United
Sportsmail understands the England international’s move was overseen by her father Nigel James, her agent Sam Stapleton and renowned sports lawyer Udo Onwere.
James joined United from Arsenal in 2017 aged just 16 and has been a regular goalscorer during her time in Manchester.
James has represented England at youth level and was called up to the senior team by former boss Phil Neville in last year – but she is still to make her senior debut.