|Full name||James Hubert Lawrence|
|Date of birth||8 March 1970|
|Place of birth||Balham, London, England|
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 1⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Right winger|
(First Team Coach)
|2003||→ Wigan Athletic (loan)||4||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
He played as a right winger for Cowes Sports, Sunderland, Doncaster Rovers, Leicester City, Bradford City, Walsall, Wigan Athletic, Grimsby Town, Brentford, Fisher Athletic, Worthing, Harrow Borough, Margate, Ashford Town (where he was player-manager), Banstead Athletic and Cobham
Born in England, he represented Jamaica at international level.
Early and personal life
He began his career in non-league with Cowes Sports in 1992, before turning professional with Sunderland. He made his professional debut for Sunderland on 20 October 1993. He also played professionally for Doncaster Rovers, Leicester City, Bradford City, Walsall, Wigan Athletic, Grimsby Town and Brentford. While playing with Leicester he appeared as a substitute in the 1997 Football League Cup Final replay.
He later played non-league football with Fisher Athletic, Worthing, Harrow Borough, Margate, Ashford Town, Banstead Athletic and Cobham. While playing for Harrow Borough he cut his knee during a match, and later contracted MRSA.
In December 2014 he signed a six-week contract with the Ghana national team, to be their fitness coach for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, having previously worked in a similar role with Sutton United.
Lawrence started the Jamie Lawrence Football Academy in Tooting 2008.
- Leicester City
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- Jamie Lawrence – FIFA competition record (archive)
- Simon Parker (30 December 2014). "Bantams hero Lawrence Ghana give it everything at African Cup of Nations". Telegraph and Argus. Retrieved 30 December 2014.