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Jean Michaël Seri

Midfielder

  • Jean Michaël's Profile

  • Age: 27 years old
  • Date of Birth: 19 July 1991
  • Place of Birth: Grand-Béréby, Ivory Coast
  • Nationality: Ivorian
  • Height: 170.3cm
  • Weight: 73kg
  • Debut: 11 August 2018: Fulham 0-2 Crystal Palace (Premier League)
  • Previous Club(s): Africa Sports d'Abidjan, ASEC Mimosas, Porto (loan), Paços de Ferreira, OGC Nice

Biography

On Thursday 12th July, Ivory Coast international Jean Michaël Seri joined Fulham on a four-year deal from OGC Nice. The midfielder signed a contract until June 2022, with the Club holding an option to extend by a further 12 months after beating a host of top European sides to Seri’s signature.

A creative, intelligent central midfield player, Seri spent his younger years with Africa Sports d'Abidjan before joining the most successful side in Ivorian history in 2010, ASEC Mimosas.

After impressing in two seasons with the club, Seri was scouted by Porto and subsequently joined the Portuguese giants on loan for the 2012/13 campaign.

The following summer he made a permanent switch to a different top flight club in Portugal, Paços de Ferreira, who he helped retain Primeira Liga status, notably by scoring in their relegation play-off victory in his first season.

He also played in every one of their six Group Stage Europa League matches in 2013/14.

The subsequent campaign was a much more prosperous one for Paços de Ferreira, with Seri playing a major role as they secured an eighth-placed finish, missing out on a European spot by just a solitary point.

In the summer of 2015, Seri made the move to Nice and quickly established himself as a key component of the exciting Ligue 1 side.

Top-four and top-three finishes were achieved in his first two campaigns in France, while this term European qualification eluded Nice by one point.

The 2016/17 & 2017/18 campaigns saw Seri top the charts in Ligue 1 in terms of passes played and completed, with an accuracy rate of 90.4 per cent in his final season, while he claimed a spot in the 16/17 Team of the Season.

Opposition Result Minutes
Played
Goals
Scored
Cards
Shown
Passing
Accuracy
A.F.C. Bournemouth
(Away) - 20 Apr 2019
W1 - 0 79' 93%
Everton
(Home) - 13 Apr 2019
W2 - 0 7' 86%
Watford
(Away) - 2 Apr 2019
L1 - 4 18' 100%
Liverpool
(Home) - 17 Mar 2019
L1 - 2 65' 79%
Leicester City
(Away) - 9 Mar 2019
L1 - 3 23' 85%
West Ham United
(Away) - 22 Feb 2019
L1 - 3 45' 81%
Manchester United
(Home) - 9 Feb 2019
L0 - 3 90' 86%
Crystal Palace
(Away) - 2 Feb 2019
L0 - 2 90' 84%
Brighton and Hove Albion
(Home) - 29 Jan 2019
W4 - 2 90'
93%
Tottenham Hotspur
(Home) - 20 Jan 2019
L1 - 2 81'
73%
Burnley
(Away) - 12 Jan 2019
L1 - 2 90' 94%
Oldham Athletic
(Home) - 6 Jan 2019
L1 - 2 90' 91%
Arsenal
(Away) - 1 Jan 2019
L1 - 4 29' 79%
Huddersfield Town
(Home) - 29 Dec 2018
W1 - 0 45'
80%
Wolverhampton Wanderers
(Home) - 26 Dec 2018
D1 - 1 82' 94%
Newcastle United
(Away) - 22 Dec 2018
D0 - 0 90'
84%
West Ham United
(Home) - 15 Dec 2018
L0 - 2 61'
91%
Manchester United
(Away) - 8 Dec 2018
L1 - 4 90'
83%
Leicester City
(Home) - 5 Dec 2018
D1 - 1 90' 84%
Chelsea
(Away) - 2 Dec 2018
L0 - 2 90' 81%
Southampton
(Home) - 24 Nov 2018
W3 - 2 68' 85%
Liverpool
(Away) - 11 Nov 2018
L0 - 2 27' 75%
Huddersfield Town
(Away) - 5 Nov 2018
L0 - 1 90' 79%
Manchester City
(Away) - 1 Nov 2018
L0 - 2 90' 93%
A.F.C. Bournemouth
(Home) - 27 Oct 2018
L0 - 3 80' 91%
Cardiff City
(Away) - 20 Oct 2018
L2 - 4 58' 84%
Arsenal
(Home) - 7 Oct 2018
L1 - 5 90' 81%
Everton
(Away) - 29 Sep 2018
L0 - 3 84' 84%
Watford
(Home) - 22 Sep 2018
D1 - 1 90' 86%
Manchester City
(Away) - 15 Sep 2018
L0 - 3 56' 84%
Brighton and Hove Albion
(Away) - 1 Sep 2018
D2 - 2 90' 92%
Burnley
(Home) - 26 Aug 2018
W4 - 2 90'
92%
Tottenham Hotspur
(Away) - 18 Aug 2018
L1 - 3 90' 90%
Crystal Palace
(Home) - 11 Aug 2018
L0 - 2 82' 89%
Overall
Minutes played 2,430
Appearances 34
Substitutions (On / Off) 5 / 13
Offence
Goals 1
Minutes per goal 2,430.0
 »  Right Foot 1
 »  Outside Box 1
Shooting Accuracy  (On Target / Off Target) 6 / 7
Free Kicks 3
Hit Woodwork 1
Corners (Successful) 32
Crosses (Successful) 10
Chances Created 59
Assists 2
Offsides 2
Dribbles (Successful) 17
Corners Won 11
Movement
Touches 2,171
Passes (Successful) 1,505
 »  Short (Successful) 1,403
 »  Long (Successful) 102
Throw-ins (Successful) 5
Through Balls 2
Defence
Clean Sheets 1
Goals Conceded 58
 »  Inside Box / Outside Box 51 / 7
Tackles (Won) 32
Interceptions 34
Blocks 9
Clearances 14
Duels (Won) 101
 »  Ground Duels (Won) 87
 »  Aerial Duels (Won) 14
Discipline
Fouls (Committed / Suffered) 32 / 26
Bookings 6
Sent Off -