Blue Square Bet
Published 1st August 2012
....on loan until January from Conference Premier champions Fleetwood Town.
After beginning his career as a trainee at Wigan Athletic, the central defender gained some experience with a brief loan spell with Southport in 2003 before moving permanently to the Conference Premier to sign with Northwich Victoria in the summer of that year.
It was here he made his first regular senior appearances, notching up more than 100 appearances in four seasons with Vics before Peterborough United brought him in to League One.
He remained with Posh for two seasons, by spent the second - 2008/09 - on loan at Accrington Stanley, playing thirty-six times in all competitions.
That summer he departed Peterborough and joined Torquay United and immediately became a regular in their side, before moving back north the October to join up with Morecambe on loan. Again he was a regular for the side before joining Fleetwood, initially on loan last season and helping the side to the Conference title.
The 27-year-old, who hails from Preston is expected to make his first appearance in a Silkmen shirt in the visit to New Mills on Wednesday night.