Joe Cooke

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Joe Cooke
Personal information
Full name Joseph Cooke
Date of birth (1955-02-15) 15 February 1955 (age 62)
Place of birth Dominica
Playing position Defender / Striker
Youth career
1970–1971 Bradford City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1971–1979 Bradford City 204 (62)
1979 Peterborough United 18 (5)
1979–1981 Oxford United 72 (13)
1981–1982 Exeter City 17 (3)
1982–1984 Bradford City 67 (6)
1984–1986 Rochdale 75 (4)
1986–1988 Wrexham 51 (4)
Total 504 (97 )
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Joseph 'Joe' Cooke (born 15 February 1955) is a retired Dominican professional footballer who spent his entire career in England. He began his career at as a centre-forward, but was later converted into a central defender.[1]


Beginning at Bradford City, Cooke also played for Peterborough United, Oxford United, Exeter City, Rochdale and Wrexham.

Personal life[edit]

His sister is children's author and Playdays presenter Trish Cooke.


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