MORITZ JENZ

MORITZ JENZ – GERMANY

Schalke 04

Born 1999, Moritz Jenz is with his height of 1.90m a tall and physical central defender. He is a born leader that likes to dictate, play from the back with his short and long range passing. He is very dominant in his defensive duties, on the floor and in the air, in both boxes.

He started playing football in his home country Germany and then moved to Fulham FC at only 13 of age, where he captained every age group he played for.

In 2020 he joined Lausanne Sport for his first professional season and he immediately became the leader of the defence with 33 appearances at the present, one goal and one assist.

In August 2021 Moritz moved to Ligue 1 club FC Lorient.

In July 2022 he moved on loan to Scottish Champion Celtic FC where he played 19 games in 6 months only, including 6 Champions League appearances.

In January 2023 he moved to Bundesliga club Schalke 04.

He is eligible for both Germany and Nigeria.