Wolverhampton born Fred White signed for Everton in 1935 but never
played in the League for them before joining Sheffield United in
1937. Although he was their goalkeeper over 120 times during WW2 he
only made his Football League debut for them in 1947 and totalled
just 44 games for them before joining City in May 1950. His one
season here saw him make 42 appearances before joining Gainsborough Trinity.