The Brunel Cup
In February and March 2022 Cornwall will take on Devon in six representative team matches in adult and youth football with the overall winner claiming The Brunel Cup and bragging rights across the Tamar.
- Devon Women v Cornwall Women – At Devon FA HQ on Friday 25th February 7:30pm Kick Off
- Cornwall Girls U16 v Devon Girls U16 – At Newquay AFC on Saturday 12th March 12:00pm Kick Off
- Cornwall Girls U18 v Devon Girls U18 – At Newquay AFC on Saturday 12th March 2:30pm Kick Off
- Cornwall Men v Devon Men – At St Blazey AFC on Tuesday 22nd March 7:30pm Kick Off
- Devon Boys U16 v Cornwall Boys U16 – At Devon FA HQ on Sunday 20th March 12pm Kick Off
- Devon Boys U18 v Cornwall Boys U18 – At Devon FA HQ on Sunday 20th March 2:30pm Kick Off
Each game will have a winner, so if a match is level at 90 minutes it will go to penalties, if each County wins 3 games then Goal difference across the 6 matches (not including penalties) will determine the winner.
The Cornwall Management
- Women’s Senior – Vicky Fisher, Natasha Mills, Lauren Lyndon Hill
- Girls U16 and U18 – Vicky Fisher, Beth Willshaw, Hailey Collins, Georgia Lane, Lauren Lyndon-Hill
- Men’s Senior – Glynn Hooper, Andrew Westgarth, Phil Lafferty, Dennis Annear
- Boys U16 and U18 – Glynn Hooper, Jamie Day, Alan Yendell, John Fabby, Dennis Annear
We are unable to hold trials for the squads but the management of the respective sides have a wealth of knowledge and have been out watching teams, attending games and training sessions along with years of experience and we will be contacting players who we would like to represent the County, details of the games, travel etc will be communicated at the time.
Eligibility Criteria – Players must be born in, live in or be registered to a team in Cornwall to play for any of our teams.
- Players for the Men’s Senior Side will be selected from players playing at Step 5 (Western League) and below
- Players for The Women’s Senior Side will be selected from players playing at South West Women’s League and below
- Players for the U16 and U18 Boys side are any players who are not contracted to a professional academy and meet the age criteria
- Players for the U16 and U18 Girls side are any players who are not contracted to a professional academy and meet the age criteria
Details on the final squads, the entry fee for the matches and all other information will be released in the coming weeks.