Started his career for local club Urmston Old Boys before signing for famed Manchester United in February 1921. Played 46 Football League games, scoring two goals. Also played three F.A. Cup games. Released by Manchester United in June 1923. Signed for Bethlehem Steel in April 1926, playing the last six games of the 1925-26 season, scoring two goals. Played one game in the 1926-27 season before disappearing from the soccer scene.