Date of Birth: 3rd June 2001
Place of Birth: Barnsley
Academy Status: Third-Year Professional
With the Academy since Under-9s level, Matty Jacob continued his long association with Hull City by signing a one-year deal in May 2021.
The left-back penned his first professional contract in May 2019 and has featured across the defensive line at Under-23s level, being named captain on numerous occasions.
In September 2020, he was named on the first team bench for the Tigers’ EFL Trophy fixture against Leicester City Under-21s.
The defender featured in the friendlies against Mansfield and Sunderland in July 2021, providing an assist for Josh Magennis in the pre-season fixture against the Stags.
He is currently on loan at National League North side Gateshead until January.