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Jordan Veretout

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Jordan Veretout
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Veretout playing for France U19 in 2012
Personal information
Date of birth (1993-03-01) 1 March 1993 (age 22)
Place of birth Ancenis, France
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Aston Villa
Youth career
1999–2003 Belligne
2003–2011 Nantes
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2015 Nantes 130 (14)
2015– Aston Villa 0 (0)
National team
2010–2011 France U18 8 (2)
2011–2012 France U19 12 (1)
2012–2013 France U20 15 (2)
2013–2014 France U21 9 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 May 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 December 2014

Jordan Veretout (born 1 March 1993) is a French professional footballer who plays for Aston Villa as a midfielder. Veretout made his professional debut on 13 May 2011 in a league match against Sedan.[1] He made his first start the following season in the team's opening match of the campaign; a 1–0 extra time win over Reims in the Coupe de la Ligue.[2] Veretout is a France youth international having represented his nation at under-18 and under-19 level.

Club career

On 31 July 2015, Veretout joined Aston Villa on a five-year deal for an undisclosed fee.[3]

Career statistics

As of 28 July 2015[4]
Club statistics
Club Season League Cup[a] Europe Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Nantes 2010–11 1 0 0 0 1 0
2011–12 35 6 5 0 40 6
2012–13 31 0 3 1 34 1
2013–14 27 1 4 0 31 1
2014–15 36 7 4 0 40 7
Total 130 14 16 1 0 0 146 15
Career total 130 14 16 1 0 0 146 15

References

  1. ^ "Sedan v. Nantes Match Report" (in French). Ligue de Football Professionnel. 13 May 2011. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Reims v. Nantes Match Report" (in French). Ligue de Football Professionnel. 22 July 2011. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "Jordan Veretout: Aston Villa sign French midfielder". BBC Sport. 31 July 2015. Retrieved 31 July 2015. 
  4. ^ "Jordan Veretout". Ligue1.com (in French). Ligue de Football Professionnel. Retrieved 29 July 2015. 

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