Player Profile

Jacob Murphy

Jacob Murphy

23 Midfielder

Nationality :England
Date Of Birth :February 24, 1995
Height :179cm
Weight :74kg

Jacob Murphy (born 24 February 1995) is an English professional footballer who plays as a right winger for Premier League club Newcastle United.

QUICK FACTS

Full nameJacob Kai Murphy
Date of birth24 February 1995 (age 28)
Place of birthWembley, England
Height5 ft 10 in (1.79 m)
Position(s)Winger

Jacob Murphy Biography, EarlyLife

Professional football player Jacob Murphy is a winger for Newcastle United and the England team. On February 24, 1995, he was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. He has not yet revealed anything about his family and early life in the media.

Jacob Murphy Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

Jacob Murphy’s Height, And Weight

Jacob Murphy has an athletic body standing at the perfect height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 74 kg.

Career

Murphy signed for Newcastle United for an undisclosed fee on 19 July 2017. He cited Newcastle United as his boyhood team and stated that it was his dream to represent the club. Murphy’s parents were born in the local area and he has family members from Newcastle’s neighbouring town Gateshead. Murphy scored his first goal for Newcastle in a 3–1 loss to Manchester City on 20 January 2018.

On 31 January 2019, Murphy joined West Bromwich Albion on loan until August.

On 8 August 2019, Murphy joined Sheffield Wednesday on loan until the end of the season. Murphy ended his loan spell with nine goals from 39 league appearances for the Owls, ending the season as the club’s second-top scorer behind Steven Fletcher.

On 7 July 2021, Murphy signed a contract extension with Newcastle United. On 23 April 2023, he scored a brace within the first ten minutes in a 6–1 win over Tottenham Hotspur.

International career

Murphy was called up to the England U18s in October 2012 and made his debut in a 2–0 win over Italy U18s on 24 October 2012.

In November 2012, Murphy was called up by England U19s. His debut came in a 1–0 win over Finland U19s on 13 November 2012.

In late 2014, Murphy was called up by the England U20s after his brother Josh withdrew from the squad and made his debut in a 3–2 win over the Netherlands U20s on 14 October 2014.

In 2017 Murphy was called up to the England U21s squad. In his first game, he scored twice in a 3–0 win over Iceland U21s. Jacob Murphy scored his third goal for England’s U21s on 22 June 2017, when he came on as a substitute to score an overhead bicycle kick and put the U21s through to the semi-finals of the 2017 UEFA European Under-21 Championship.

Jacob Murphy’s Net Worth

Jacob Murphy is thought to be worth $5 million, according to estimates.

Transfer Value and Records

  • Current market value: €10.00m
  • Highest market value: €10.00m

Jacob Murphy’s Wife, Marriage, Children

Jacob Murphy did not have a wife as of 2023.

Children

Jacob Murphy As of 2023, no children of Jacob Murphy were known.

Jacob Murphy Awards

Newcastle United

  • EFL Cup runner-up: 2022–23

Jacob Murphy: Players Stats 2023

Premier League Stats for Jacob Murphy

GeneralTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Matches Played34N/A
 
75
Minutes120936 min’ per appearance
 
34
Annual Salary€1,820,000N/A
 
77
Matches Started14N/A
 
37
Matches Subbed In20N/A 
Matches Subbed Out5N/A 

Goals and xG (Expected Goals)

Goals, xG, ShotsTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Goals Scored40.3
 
88
Goal Involvement60.45
 
87
Goals at Home30.44
 
92
Goals at Away10.15
 
73
Expected Goals (xG)3.090.23
 
86
Non-Penalty xG (px)3.090.23
 
88
Penalties Scored0  
Hat-tricks0  
3 or More Goals0  
2 or More Goals1  
Minutes Per Goal302 min’ / goal 

Shots Taken

Shots DataTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Shots Taken211.56
 
81
Shots On Target
10/ 21
0.75
 
81
Shots Off Target
11/ 21
0.82
 
82
Hit The Woodwork2 times0.15
 
96
Shot Conversion Rate19.05% 
 
78
Shot Accuracy47.62% 
 
64
Shots Per Goal Scored5.25 

Assists, Passing, & Chance Creation Stats

Assists & PassingTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Assists20.15
 
80
Expected Assists (xA)2.450.18
 
76
Passes37127.64
 
29
Successful Passes
268/ 371
19.97
 
31
Pass Completion Rate72.24% 
 
34
Key Passes211.56
 
86
Crosses533.95
 
88
Successful Crosses
11/ 53
0.82
 
84
Cross Completion Rate20.75% 
 
53
Minutes Per Assist605 min’ / assist 

Dribbling & Offside Stats

Dribbles & OffsidesTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Dribbles302.24
 
82
Successful Dribbles100.75
 
68
Dribble Success Rate33.33% 
 
19
Dispossessed221.64
 
18
Offsides20.15
 
68

FAQ

What is the net worth of Jacob Murphy?

His net worth is 5 million dollars.

What is the height of Jacob Murphy?

His height is 5 feet 10 inches.

What is the age of Jacob Murphy?

His age is 28 years as of 2023.

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