Born in Sedgefield, Dan was involved with the youth systems at Sunderland and then Hartleppol United for signing a full professional deal with United in the summer of 2013. Over the next three years he made thirty seven appearances in the Football League before being released in the summer of 2016 and joining Grimsby Town. He did not immediately claim a first team place with the Mariners and in late 2016 he had a three game loan spell in Vanarama National with Gateshead and then early 2017 had a five game spell on loan to AFC Fylde in Vanarama North.
He made just three appearances for the Mariners before being released in the summer 2017 and joining Barrow.
Appearances: 7 Goals: 2