Skip to main content Skip to site footer

Advertisement


Biography

Date of birth

17/09/1991

Height

193 cm

Signed

01/07/2015

Country

England

JAKE scored 14 goals for Argyle in his first season at Home Park - 2015-16 - in 44 starts.

Jake re-united with Derek Adams at Argyle after a season in the Scottish Premiership with Ross County, who he had joined after playing the second half of the 2013-14 season for Portsmouth; prior to that, he spent six months with Turkish Süper Lig club Elazigspor.

Jake graduated through Birmingham City Academy and was immediately loaned to League Two Hereford United, for who he scored in his first two matches. In the 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons, Jake played for six teams, starting with a brief Europa League qualifying appearance for Birmingham in the Blues’ home leg against against Nacional, of Portugal.

He then joined League Two Swindon Town. After 14 appearances and five goals, Jake moved on to League 1 Preston North End and scored two goals in five outings at Deepdale, before completing the season’s circle by playing for Birmingham in another cup-tie, a 1-1 draw at Chelsea in the FA Cup. Jake joined League One Carlisle United, scoring three goals in five matches. He then went back out on loan again - and bagged three goals in four games for Tranmere Rovers. Another loan, to Portsmouth, followed before being recalled by Birmingham, where he played twice.

He then joined Elazigspor and scored against Fenerbahçe, but that proved to be the high point of a Last season for the Pilgrims, he made 35 appearances and had an impressive total of 13 goals, including one in the epic 3-0 victory against Devon rivals Exeter City. 

Jake is sponsored by PADSA

Advertisement