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FA Cup: Truro end the 48-year wait for Cornwall | the game
FA Cup: Truro end the 48-year wait for Cornwall | the game


Striker Cody Cooke on what it means for his club to reach the first round of the FA Cup

Truro are the first Cornish club to reach the FA Cup first round since 1969COLIN BRADBURY/TWITTER

Five years ago Truro City went into administration. I was a young lad — I’m still only 24 — and it’s what kick-started my football career; I got game time because the club couldn’t bring in new players. We’ve had a lot of highs and lows, but that was the lowest point. It went down to the wire. Players were texting each other, saying: “We’re finished. It’s over.” We went to the pub after training one night, just to say our goodbyes.

On Saturday, we became the first Cornish club to reach the first round of the FA Cup since Falmouth Town in 1969. We’re third in the National League South. It’s been a big old journey since Peter Masters, our chairman, came in and…

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