Matt Le Tissier, Date of Birth, Place of Birth


Matt Le Tissier

English footballer

Date of Birth: 14-Oct-1968

Place of Birth: Saint Peter Port, Guernsey

Profession: association football player

Nationality: United Kingdom

Zodiac Sign: Libra

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About Matt Le Tissier

  • Matthew Paul Le Tissier (; born 14 October 1968) is a football television presenter and former professional footballer. Le Tissier spent his entire professional club career with Southampton and won eight caps for the England national team before turning to non-League football in 2002; his loyalty garnered special affection from Southampton's fans who nicknamed him "Le God".A creative attacking midfielder with exceptional technical skills, Le Tissier is the second-highest ever scorer for Southampton behind Mick Channon and was voted PFA Young Player of the Year in 1990.
  • He was the first midfielder to score 100 goals in the Premier League.
  • He is notable for his record at scoring penalty kicks – converting from the spot 47 times from 48 attempts – and is considered one of the greatest ever from the 12-yard spot.Following his retirement as a player, Le Tissier became a football pundit, and currently works as a panelist on the Sky Sports show Soccer Saturday.
  • In 2011, he became honorary president of Guernsey F.C., for whom he briefly registered as a player in May 2013 to help with the club's fixture congestion.

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