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Matty Jacob



Date of Birth: 3rd June 2001 

Place of Birth: Barnsley

Nationality: British

Academy Status: Third-Year Professional

Joined: Under-9s


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.