Joe's Day In The Sun At Notts - And Follow-Up At The Palace
To this day, Wolves may not realise it but Joe Jackson was twice a youngster on their books. Second time around, he succeeded in making the senior side – just- but surely this devout Christian has gone on to even more impressive, admirable and courageous contributions to his proud home city. Born in April, 1966, Joe represented Valley Park School and Wolverhampton Boys and was a Molineux schoolboy from the age of 13 or 14. John Barnwell was in the gaffer’s seat but it was youth coach John Jarman who decided to release the midfielder at 15.