Mike Cockerill

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Cockerill in 2007

Michael Cockerill (20 November 1960 – 31 August 2017) was an Australian football (soccer) journalist. He was born in Adelaide, Australia.

Cockerill wrote for Fairfax newspapers, Fox Sports and formerly C7 Sport. He was also a football pundit and match commentator and appeared regularly on the football show Fox Sports FC.

In 2011, he was inducted into the Football Federation Australia Hall of Fame.[1]

Cockerill died of pancreatic cancer in Adelaide on 31 August 2017 at the age of 56.[2]

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  1. "2011 Football Federation Australia Hall of Fame". Archived from the original on 2012-02-03. Retrieved 2017-09-01.
  2. Fairfax Media football columnist Michael Cockerill dies, aged 56