Clubs played for: Rochdale,West Ham United,Norwich City,Cambridge United,Hull City,Burnley & Bury
Biography: A Striker he played in the Football League between 1973-1989. He is best remembered for his time at West Ham United between 1974-79. He played in the 1975 F A Cup Final when West Ham beat Fulham 2-0 and scored both the goals. He had previously scored two goals in both the quarter final and semi final. He came on as a substitute in the 1976 European Cup Winners Cup Final which West Ham lost 4-2 against Anderlecht. He ended his playing career in 1989 at non league Bury Town and later Thetford Town and Dereham. He then became a milkman. Later he ran a newsagents, Taylors News in Norwich with his wife for 16 years. He now helps out in a newsagents in Bradenham. He also works as a pall bearer for funeral directors Littleproud and Son. He is also involved in corporate hospitality at West Ham United.
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