Former West Ham cult legend James Collins has ruled out a return to the club after recently training with the team. Collins made over 200 appearances for the Hammers and was released last summer. Collins had hopes of making a return but despite West Ham’s defensive struggles, that now seems unlikely.
Collins spoke with Radio 5 Live, saying: “
James Collins has closed the door on a sensational return to West Ham.
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“I’d go anywhere, you can only go where you’re wanted. I love football. I’m 35 but I’ve never been the quickest anyway and I’ve never had the pace to lose. I’ve adapted my game around that.
“I would go anywhere. I love playing football, still do, and I’ve got plenty in the legs.