He hails from Slemmestad, but joined Lyn at a young age. He made his debut in the 2006 Royal League, then played a Norwegian football cup game before making his Norwegian Premier League debut on 6 August 2006 against Molde FK. He even scored a goal. Ahead of the 2007 season he was sent on loan to Asker. He returned before the end of the season, and played 7 league games. He made his breakthrough in the 2008 season. He joined Molde ahead of the 2010 season.