West Ham United boss Avram Grant would love to sign Liverpool midfielder Joe Cole.

England star Cole has struggled to make any impact since joining Liverpool from Chelsea last summer.

Grant said: "When I was at Chelsea, Joe played well, and if he is not good for Liverpool, they can bring him to me.

"We had the opportunity to sign Joe last summer. But you need to give top players like Joe the wages they deserve and at the moment we cannot do that."

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