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Former England international Joe Cole has been released by West Ham, the club have confirmed.
Wales international Jack Collison and left-back George McCartney have also departed Upton Park.
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Joe Cole has left West Ham following the expiry of his contract.
Cole, 32, returned to his old club on an 18-month deal in January 2013 but played only a bit-part role last season.
He moves on having not started a game in the Premier League since scoring in the 3-3 draw with West Brom last December.