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West Ham signing Cole insists no Liverpool grudge

West Ham United signing Joe Cole insists he holds no grudge against Liverpool.

Cole holds no grudges towards his former employers or manager Brendan Rodgers.

He said: "The reason it didn't go right at Liverpool was because I didn't play.

"I've been a good player at West Ham, Chelsea, Lille and England - but for Liverpool I didn't play.

"But I can't fault anyone there. No one's done me wrong. It's a good club and Brendan's a great manager.

"I just want to move on from it. I need to enjoy my football and it is great to be back where I started. It is very surreal walking out on pitches where I played when I was in the under-13s. I will be inspired here."

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