Cole has Made No Transfer Request
Following Carlton's Cole obvious displeasure at Stoke's chairman saying he has an injury problem West Ham have issued an official statement on the striker.
The statement says that Cole has never asked to be put on the transfer list. It also says that his negotiations with Stoke did not break down because of his wage demands.
The statement finishes by saying that Cole has no injury problems and that he played 43 games last season and has averaged 36 matches a year in the last four campaigns.
In other news KUMB are reporting that Eidur Gudjohnsen has passed his medical tests and should be confirmed as a West Ham player within the next 48 hours.