English striker who made his Premiere League debut with Everton in 2011. He spent the next several years on loan to other clubs, including Scunthorpe United, Brentford, Cardiff City and Charlton Athletic.
He began playing for Everton at 11 years old and attended He attended Knowsley Hey High School in Huyton. He joined the club's academy on a full-time basis in 2008, at the age of 17.
He participated in the Merseyside Youth Games, where he represented Knowsley in the shot put, triple jump and 80-meter sprint events.
He was born in Whiston, England.
He has been teammates with Igor Vetokele on Charlton Athletic.