Norwich City signed midfielder Daniel Adshead from Rochdale on 18th June 2019 for a fee of around £300,000.
He began his career in Rochdale's academy but began training with the first team aged 14. He attracted scouts from Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham, Bayern Munich and Barcelona. He made his Under-18s debut in 2016 aged 15. His first team debut came in September 2017 with an appearance in the EFL Trophy. By the time of his transfer to Norwich, he had played 25 games for Rochdale
He was called up to the England Under-18s in November 2018 and scored on his debut against the Netherlands. He was called up to England's Under-19s for the first time in September 2019. He scored on his England Under-19 debut on 5th September 2019 in a game that saw England defeat Greece 3-1.