|Date of birth||30 April 1999|
|Place of birth||Berlin, Germany|
|Height||1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)|
Schalke 04 |
(on loan from Lorient)
|–2015||Tennis Borussia Berlin|
|2022–2023||→ Celtic (loan)||11||(2)|
|2023–||→ Schalke 04 (loan)||1||(0)|
|*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 30 January 2023|
On 25 August 2020, Jenz joined newly-promoted Swiss Super League side Lausanne-Sport on a permanent deal.  The following month, he made his professional debut, coming on as a late substitute in a 2–1 win over Servette.
On 19 July 2022, Jenz joined Scottish Premiership side Celtic on a season-long loan, with the club having the option of making the move permanent. This seen Jenz reunited with his former Fulham teammate Matt O'Riley. The following month, Jenz scored on his league debut at Ross County On 6 September 2022, Jenz made his UEFA Champions League debut in a 3-0 home defeat against Real Madrid.
In an interview with German website Transfermarkt, Jenz spoke of his admiration for Celtic with him quoted as saying (in German): “Celtic is old school, Celtic is mysterious, Celtic is pure football and above all Celtic is a religion. When you stand at a home game, close your eyes and get goosebumps just from the chants, you know why this club fascinates the world”. Popular with Celtic fans, he is often called by his nickname “Mercedes Jenz”. Although Jenz expressed his desire to remain at Celtic beyond his loan spell - it would later be terminated in January after lack of playing opportunities from November onwards due to the winter arrival of Yuki Kobayashi and regular starting centreback Carl Starfelt returning from injury.
Schalke 04 (loan)
On 26 January 2023, Jenz joined Bundesliga club Schalke 04 on loan until the end of the season, with the move becoming permanent if his new club avoid relegation in the 2022–23 season. Three days later, he made his debut for the club in a 0–0 draw against 1. FC Köln.
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- As of match played 29 January 2023.
|Club||Season||League||National cup||League cup||Europe||Total|
|Lausanne-Sport||2020–21||Swiss Super League||30||1||1||0||–||–||31||1|
|2021–22||Swiss Super League||2||0||0||0||–||–||2||0|
|Celtic (loan)||2022–23||Scottish Premiership||11||2||0||0||2||0||6[a]||0||19||2|
|Schalke 04 (loan)||2022–23||Bundesliga||1||0||—||—||—||1||0|
- Appearances in UEFA Champions League
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- "JENZ JOINS FC LAUSANNE-SPORT". Fulham F.C. 25 August 2020. Archived from the original on 27 July 2022. Retrieved 27 January 2021.
- "LAUSANNE SPORT VS. SERVETTE 2 - 1". Soccerway. 20 September 2020. Archived from the original on 23 April 2021. Retrieved 27 January 2021.
- "MORITZ JENZ S'ENGAGE AVEC LES MERLUS" (in French). FC Lorient. 30 August 2021. Archived from the original on 31 August 2021. Retrieved 31 August 2021.
- "Double signing swoop as Aaron Mooy and Moritz Jenz join Celtic". Celtic FC. 19 July 2022. Archived from the original on 19 July 2022. Retrieved 19 July 2022.
- FC, Celtic. "Moritz Jenz: my pal, Matt O'Riley, told me I would love it at Celtic". Celtic FC. Retrieved 31 December 2022.
- "Ross County 1-3 Celtic: Mortiz Jenz scores debut goal as Hoops win in the Highlands". Sky Sports. 9 August 2022. Retrieved 15 August 2022.
- UEFA.com. "Celtic-Real Madrid | Line-ups | UEFA Champions League 2022/23". UEFA.com. Retrieved 31 December 2022.
- "Jenz über „Religion" Celtic, Spitznamen „Mercedes" und „großen Traum" vom DFB-Debüt". www.transfermarkt.ch (in German). Retrieved 31 December 2022.
- ""Wenn man für einen Verein wie Celtic spielt, kann man nicht meckern"". www.rbb24.de (in German). Retrieved 26 January 2023.
- "'Thank you' - Moritz Jenz shares heartfelt farewell as he confirms Celtic exit". HeraldScotland. Retrieved 26 January 2023.
- "Defender Moritz Jenz joins FC Schalke 04". FC Schalke04. 26 January 2023. Retrieved 26 January 2023.
- "FC Schalke 04 - 1. FC Köln | Season 2022/2023 | Bundesliga". bundesliga.com - the official Bundesliga website. Retrieved 29 January 2023.
- "Moritz Jenz - Club matches". worldfootball.net.
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