James Oliver Vaughan (born 14 July 1988) is an English footballer who plays as a forward for League One club Bury. He has represented England at U17, U19 and under 21 level, but has since expressed a desire to represent Jamaica at international level. He is the Premier League's youngest goalscorer.
Vaughan, who was born in Birmingham, signed as a professional footballer with Everton. He played for the club between 2005 and 2011, including loan spells at Derby County, Leicester City and Crystal Palace, before signing for Norwich in May 2011. He then had a loan spell at Huddersfield Town for the majority of the 2012–13 season, before signing permanent terms on 3 July 2013. He spent two-and-a-half seasons with Huddersfield before joining Birmingham City on loan. The move was made permanent at the end of the 2015–16 season, but his stay was brief, as he joined Bury in August 2016.Close