Jacob Murphy is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger for Premier League club Newcastle United.
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 career
Murphy played for the Norwich City young team that won the FA Youth Cup in 2012–13.  On January 4, 2013, he agreed to his first professional deal with Norwich City.
He agreed to a three-year contract with the team in December 2013.
On January 4, 2014, Murphy made his professional debut against Fulham in an FA Cup game.
Murphy made his debut for Norwich City during the 2014–15 campaign, helping his twin brother Josh to score in a 3–1 victory over Crawley Town in the League Cup’s second round.
On July 19, 2017, Murphy joined Newcastle United for an undisclosed sum. He mentioned Newcastle United as the team he supported growing up and that it was his goal to play for them. Murphy has family in the nearby town of Gateshead and his parents were born in the neighborhood.
On January 20, 2018, Newcastle lost 3-1 to Manchester City, and Murphy scored his first goal for the team. Murphy and Newcastle United agreed to an extension of his contract on July 7, 2021.
Jacob Murphy wife
The Newcastle player is not married. His romantic relatiosnhip is not available on our database.