Cole waits on Hammers deal

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West Ham will make a final decision on whether to offer Carlton Cole a new contract after a friendly on Thursday according to reports.

West Ham: Cole waits on Hammers deal

Cole will be assessed in a behind closed doors friendly with south London rivals Charlton on Thursday afternoon before a decision is made on his fitness.
Hammers boss Sam Allardyce is short of firepower up front and had been looking to offer former striker Cole a short term deal but, as yet, the player has not proved his fitness and until he does he will not be offered a contract.