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Video: Flannigan on his return from injury
Watch as Jake Flannigan discusses his return from injury for Southampton Under-23s.
Jake Flannigan BiographyLast updated 26 Sep 2016
A midfielder who likes to roam but doesn't shy away from a challenge, Jake was scouted aged 12 when playing for Tyro Reps on the Isle of Wight, which led to a seven-week trial at Saints.
When an Under-15 player at the club, Jake was selected to read at the funeral of Markus Liebherr at the club owner's wake inside St Mary's church in August 2010.
After a successful first season with the Under-18s in 2012/13, Flannigan stepped up to the Development Squad at the start of the 2013/14 season and has since featured for the Under-21s regularly.
Flannigan made 15 starts for the Under-21s in 2014/15 before a season knee injury ended his season early.