Jun 22, 2000
|Age||21 years old|
|Arrival(s)||Formed at the academy|
|End of contract||2025|
Mainstay of the youth teams at Stade Rennais since his arrival at the Academy, Lorenz Assignon signed his first professional contract on 3rd March 2020. The youngster from Grasse shone with his versatility. Having been coached as a right-back throughout his time at the Academy, he also demonstrated his ability to adapt his game to play in midfield or central defence. After 11 appearances on the First Team teamsheet, including matches in the 2020/2021 Champions League campaign, he was loaned to Bastia in the French Third Division (National 1) on 31st January 2021. After a successful loan spell in Corsica, Assignon signed a contract extension on 12th July 2021 which committed him to Rennes until 2025.