Signed with Essendon in 1957 and trained with them that year and 1958, but when their hold on him lapsed Melbourne picked the rover up for 1959.
He wore number 3 but failed to play a game for the Demons. Early in 1959 he suffered a knee injury while playing in a practice match with his original club.
The Age - 07/04/1959
The Age - 29/04/1959