Fanchone in 2016
|Full name||Jean-Alain Andre Fanchone|
|Date of birth||September 22, 1988|
|Place of birth||Mulhouse, France|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Playing position||Left back|
|2010–2011||→ Arles-Avignon (loan)||21||(0)|
|2012||→ Watford (loan)||1||(0)|
|2013–2014||→ Nîmes Olympique (loan)||35||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 July 2015.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 June 2014
A left back, Jean-Alain Fanchone won the Coupe Gambardella with RC Strasbourg in 2006, defeating in final Karim Benzema's Olympique Lyonnais. He signed his first professional contract in March 2008 with Strasbourg. He made his professional debut on August 8, 2008 during a Ligue 2 match at Dijon and was credited with an assist on that occasion. In 2011, Fanchone joined Udinese. The following seasons he was loaned to Watford F.C. and Nîmes Olympique. In 2014, Fanchone was transferred to Petrolul Ploiești.
- "List of Players under Written Contract Registered Between 01/08/2012 and 31/08/2012" (PDF). The Football Association. Retrieved 2012-10-09.
- http://www.lequipe.fr/sdx/lqr/search?q=gambardella Match report at lequipe.fr
- "Jean Alain Fanchone passe pro", L'Alsace, 21 mars 2008
- L'Alsace, 4 November 2008
- LFP Profile
- http://www.fcpetrolul.ro/ro/FC-Petrolul-l-a-transferat-pe-Jean-Alain-Fanchone/ Petrolul Ploiesti signs Jean-Alain Fanchone
- RC Strasbourg profile
- FFF- U 19 Euro 2007