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Steve Cookson

Personal information
Full nameSteven John Cookson
Place of birthWolverhampton, England
Playing positionStriker

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Steven John Cookson (born 19 February 1972 in Wolverhampton) is an English former professional footballer.

Cookson began his career as a trainee with Torquay United, making his debut during the 1989-90 season whilst still a trainee. He turned professional in July 1990 and went on to make 12 appearances for the Gulls, scoring once before released in May 1991. On his release he joined non-league Cradley Town, along with others who had just been released by Torquay, Darren Attwood and Alan Convy.

In July 1997 the North Devon Journal linked Cookson with a move from Stourbridge to Bideford, then managed by his cousin, the former Torquay forward, Dean Edwards, but the move never came to fruition.

He joined Bloxwich Town in July 2000.

He joined Paget Rangers in March 2001, having been linked with a move the previous December, but was with back with Bloxwich Town by October 2001.

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