Date of birth
Republic of Ireland
An energetic presence at full-back, Jake signed a two-and-a-half-year deal with United during the January 2017 transfer window.
Aged 25, he played his early football with St.Patrick’s Athletic, racking up more than 50 appearances and claiming a League of Ireland Premier Division winners medal. Former Republic of Ireland Under-18 international Jake moved to Huddersfield in July 2013 and initially became a regular in the Town starting eleven, subsequently being loaned to Bury and Scottish Premiership side Partick Thistle. He switched to Hartlepool midway through the 2015 close season, making the left-back spot his own during 73 games for the Victoria Park club, before opting for a move south to join the U’s.