Date of birth
A PLAYER well-known to Brewers boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink from his days coaching with Premier League giants Chelsea.
Jacob joined Bristol City, his home-town club as a youth leaving for Stamford Bridge at the end of his under-14 year.
A season-long loan with Cheltenham Town for the 2018-19 campaign was Jacob’s first senior experience making 38 EFL appearances in his debut campaign leading to further loans with Tranmere Rovers and Southampton under-23s for the following season.
Departing Chelsea in the summer of 2020 Jacob signed a four-year deal with Portuguese top division side Vitoria Guimaraes but after only a handful of appearances in his first season has returned to England in search of regular first team action this term.