Lille return mooted for West Ham veteran Joe Cole

West Ham United midfielder Joe Cole is being linked with a return to Lille. Cole has confirmed he expects to leave in the summer when his Hammers deal expires.

West Ham United midfielder Joe Cole is being linked with a return to Lille.

Cole has confirmed he expects to leave in the summer when his Hammers deal expires.

The former England international spent the 2011-12 season on loan to Ligue 1 side Lille, helping the club to a third-placed finish.

He won three Premier League titles and three FA Cups during a seven-year spell at Chelsea.

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