Jacob Murphy is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger for Premier League club Newcastle United.
Jacob Murphy full name
His full name is Jacob Kai Murphy.
Jacob Murphy age
He is 27 years old, having been born on 24 February 1995.
Jacob Murphy bio
He is the twin brother of professional footballer Josh Murphy. The brothers are nephews of former Ipswich Town utility player Tommy Parkin. The twins spoke of their strong relationships and support for one another.
Their parents and his younger brother run the nearby Arbuckles restaurant while residing in Downham Market. John, their father, serves as Downham Market Academy’s associate principal.
The twins’ manager at the time, Chris Hughton, instructed them to wear different-coloured boots on the field so he could distinguish between them.
Jacob Murphy siblings, Josh Murphy
He is the twin brother of professional footballer Josh Murphy. The brothers are nephews of former Ipswich Town utility player Tommy Parkin.
Josh, his twin brother, and he started playing football together when they were seven years old, and in 2006, they both joined Norwich City as under-12s.
On March 31, 2011, it was revealed that the pair would be joining the team’s academy before the upcoming campaign.