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|Full name||Morgan Schneiderlin|
|Date of birth||8 November 1989|
|Place of birth||Zellwiller, France|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 111⁄2 in)|
1 Senior club appearances and goals
Zellwiller-born Schneiderlin moved from RC Strasbourg to Southampton on 27 June 2008, having signed a four-year contract in a deal that could rise to €1.5m, or £1.2m. He joined Southampton despite receiving an offer from local rivals Portsmouth, and with interest from Arsenal and Chelsea. He made his debut in the 2-1 defeat away to Cardiff City and has kept his place in the first team.
Schneiderlin has represented France at under-16, under-17, under-18, whom he captained, and under-19 levels. On 25 May 2009, he was selected in the under-20 squad to participate in the 2009 Mediterranean Games.
- ^ a b "Saints tie up Schneiderlin deal". news.bbc.co.uk. 27 June 2008. http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/teams/s/southampton/7477504.stm. Retrieved June 27, 2008.
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