Gane played mostly amateur football between 1964-1986. He made league appearances for Hereford United during the 1973/74 season.
Gane became manager of Wycombe Wanderers in 1986. He led them to their best ever perfromance in the Isthmian League, winning 32 out of 42 games. Wycombe were then promoted back to the Conference National. Gane left his position at Wycombe after just the one season.