# Joe Cole

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# old haunt
'I want to stay involved in the game': Joe Cole returns to Chelsea in new coaching role
Having announced his retirement from football recently, Joe Cole has landed a new coaching job with Chelsea.
# over and out
Three-time Premier League winner Joe Cole announces retirement
‘I hope the next two decades are as special as my last 20 years as a professional have been.’
# Amen
Former League of Ireland striker rewarded for magnificent season in US and named in Best XI
Eamon Zayed has been included alongside Joe Cole in the NASL’s Team of the Year.
# standing out
A former League of Ireland favourite and Joe Cole among the nominees for NASL golden ball
Ex-Shamrock Rovers striker Eamon Zayed has been rewarded for his fine recent form.
# blasts from the past
Forget MLS - the second tier of football in North America is seeing benefit of familiar names
The likes of Joe Cole and former Juventus striker Amauri have rediscovered their form in the US.
# indy hit
American dream continues for ex-League of Ireland attacker with more personal accolades
Eamon Zayed can’t stop scoring for Indy Eleven of the North American Soccer League.
# No Show Like a Joe Show
Joe Cole's latest goal in the US was a stunning bicycle kick
The former Chelsea and Liverpool playmaker is plying his trade with Tampa Bay Rowdies nowadays.
# American Dream
'I’m not coming for an extended holiday,' says Joe Cole as he jets off to play in America
Joe Cole and Freddy Adu, together at last at the Tampa Bay Rowdies.
# Reach For The Skies
Coventry have just signed 'Actual Joe Cole. Seriously, Joe Cole. The Real Joe Cole'
Have they seen Joe Cole play lately?
# Wrap
Roy Keane-less Villa scrape draw as West Ham move into fifth
Meanwhile, QPR moved off the bottom of the table at the expense of fellow-strugglers Leicester
# Claret and Blue
Aston Villa complete signing of Joe Cole on two-year contract
That’s the Wes Hoolahan role filled then.
# Twittersphere
Any chance of an autograph, Eoin? It’s the sporting tweets of the week
Also featuring Brian O’Driscoll and Sean O’Brien’s Twitter war, and Joey Barton’s thoughts on returning to QPR.
# Premier League
Brilliant Bale shines again as Spurs edge thriller
Gareth Bale scored a spectacular last-minute winner as Tottenham beat West Ham 3-2 in tonight’s Premier League fixture.
# standouts
The FA Cup team of the week
Featuring James Collins, Demba Ba, Matthew Barnes Homer and other star performers this weekend.
# Hammer Blow
VIDEO: Van Persie scores wonder goal to rescue United
The Dutchman took down a raking, 60-yard Giggs pass with his left and swung a lusty right boot.
West Ham v Manchester United, FA Cup 3rd round
Alex Ferguson had Robin van Persie on the bench in case the Hammers got up to any funny stuff.
# Hammer once again
'The timing was right for me to come back' - Cole completes return to West Ham
The English midfielder has rejoined the club he began his professional career with.
# Transfer Gossip
The Departures Lounge: Hammers close in on Maguire
West Ham are set to complete a deal for the Wateford United youngster, while we bring you the rest of the day’s rumours.
# Transfer News
Joe Cole undergoing West Ham medical - reports
Liverpool’s willingness to cancel the England international’s contract means the Hammers will not have to pay a transfer fee.
# Transfer Window
Redknapp confirms interest in bringing Joe Cole to QPR
The playmaker has had a torrid time at Liverpool since leaving Chelsea in 2010.
# looking ahead
Rodgers rules out major signings ahead of transfer window opening
The Liverpool boss did say they would “look to do something” in January, however.
Anzhi Makhachkala v Liverpool, Europa League
We went minute-by-minute, as Liverpool went in search of a morale-boosting win in Europe.
# Take me back
Joe Cole keen to impress new Liverpool manager
The midfielder has spent the season on loan at Lille but says he hopes to return to Anfield over the summer.
# Claim
RVP is as good as Messi, according to Djourou
He also says the Arsenal striker is worthy of comparison with Cristiano Ronaldo, despite having an inferior goal record to the Portuguese attacker.
# Continental
Eurostar: Milan bounce back, Bayern lose, and little Joey Cole
It was another topsy-turvy weekend of football across continental Europe. Maps and phrasebooks in hand, Paul Ring has all the details.
# YouTube
YouTube Top 10: because Matt Williams and Neil Francis are really like that
A goalkeeping calamity for the ages, some rock ‘ard Ukrainian teens and an unsettling impersonation of Matt Williams.
# Early Doors
The Morning Score: Thursday
Autumn is upon us, but the sporting world slows down for no season! Here’s your water cooler conversation for the day…
# Movers and Shakers
The Departures Lounge: your daily lunchtime transfer round-up
Find out which Irish player Liverpool want to sign, which ex-England midfielder Man City look set to buy and how Arsène Wenger reacted in the dressing room after his side’s 8-2 defeat to United.
# Gossip
The Departures Lounge: your daily lunchtime transfer round-up
Find out about the latest Newcastle player Man United want to sign, which Liverpool midfielder Chelsea are interested in and why Theo Walcott has criticised Fabio Capello.
# Ins and outs
The Departures Lounge: your daily lunchtime transfer round-up
Find out which Irish centre-half has just moved clubs and what development looks set to bring a definitive conclusion to the Fabregas-Barcelona transfer saga.
# Summer Sales
The Departures Lounge: your daily lunchtime transfer round-up
Find out which ex-Macclesfield player Man United are contemplating signing and what Jordan Henderson has had to say about comparisons between himself and Steven Gerrard.
# Joe Cole
Cole completes signing for the 'Pool
The deal is worth £18m to the former Chelsea midfielder.
# Joe Cole
Liverpool confirm Joe Cole signing
The midfielder joins from Chelsea on a four-year deal.