Jacob Murphy: Coventry City sign Norwich City striker on loan

Jacob Murphy
Jacob Murphy featured during Norwich's pre-season campaign

Coventry City have signed Norwich City striker Jacob Murphy on a season-long loan deal.

The 20-year-old, who has played just twice for the Canaries, has spent time on loan with five different clubs during the last 18 months.

He scored four goals in 11 appearances during a stint with Colchester towards the end of last season.

"We've been tracking Jacob for some time," Coventry manager Tony Mowbray told the club website.external-link

"I've continually stressed the importance of pace from both the wide and central positions, and Jacob is a player who has that attribute in abundance."

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