Toto Terry spent the majority of his club career at Universitario and remains one of their most iconic players. During his career, Terry was approached by many major European and South American clubs, including SS Lazio and Boca Juniors. However, Terry gave Universitario his last word. It always said: "From Lima nobody moves me…. as Lima is more beautiful than Paris, Rome or Buenos Aires"
Terry was part of two Peruvian championship winning sides, his first title was the Peruvian league 1949 with Universitario and his second was the Peruvian League 1961 with Sporting Cristal.
Terry played for the Peru national team making 25 appearances and scoring 11 goals