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But the Easter Road gaffer, who met Propos when he played at Fulham, has calmed his players fear they'll be run into the ground.
Come on Cardiff council, don't just talk about it, sort the Maelfa out and look after all concerned in the Llandeyrn community, before the Maelfa is run into the ground.
The family of Mr Jacobs, 61, say he was bitter at how Courts had been run into the ground and its failure "finished him".