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Jacob Murphy

Position:
Winger
Date signed:
19th July 2017

Born in Wembley to parents from the North East, Jacob Murphy joined his boyhood club Newcastle United in summer 2017.

Jacob began his career at Norwich City, joining the Norfolk side at under-12 level alongside his twin brother, Josh.

Progressing to the club’s academy in 2011, Jacob was part of the team that won the FA Youth Cup in 2013 and he made his professional debut for the Canaries against Fulham in the FA Cup in January 2014.

A month later, he joined Swindon Town on loan in what would be the first of six loan spells away from Carrow Road - with additional temporary stays following at Southend, Blackpool, Scunthorpe, Colchester and Coventry.

Returning to Norwich for the 2016/17 season, he would become a first team regular and he scored both home and away against the title-winning Magpies.

His performances were enough to secure a dream move to Tyneside and Jacob officially put pen to paper on 19 July 2017.

Jacob scored his first goal for the club in a 3-1 defeat at eventual Premier League champions Manchester City in January 2018.

He spent time on loan at West Bromwich Albion during the 2018/19 season before moving to Sheffield Wednesday on loan for the duration of the 2019/20 campaign.

He's returned to the first-team squad for our 2020/21 Premier League season, wearing the number 23 shirt.

Full Name:
Jacob Murphy
Position:
Winger
Squad Number:
23
Nationality:
English
Date of birth:
24th February 1995
Place of birth:
Wembley, England
Height:
179
Weight:
74
Date signed:
19th July 2017
First Team Appearances:
1
Previous club:
Norwich City
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Jacob Murphy
First Team Appearances This Season
24

Goals
3
Big Chances
7
Fouls
21
Tackles
28
Interceptions
9
Minutes Played
1345
Tackles Won and lost
19 / 9
Duels Won and Lost
94 / 102
Aerial duels Won / Lost
14 / 20
Touches
789
Interceptions
9
Clearances
12
Fouls
21

Cards

2 0

Goals

Left Foot
1
Right Foot
2
Head
0
Penalty
0
Short Balls
330 %
Long Balls
52 %
Pass success rate
69.19
Total Passes
382
Key Passses
18
Crosses
76
Shots on Target
18
Shots off Target
20
Blocks
0

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