sport news Ex-Premier League ace Carlton Cole on verge of dismissal

Carlton Cole, 33, joined Persib Bandung on a 10-month deal in March 2017 However the former West Ham and Chelsea striker has flopped in Indonesia  Manager Umuh Muchtar has slammed Cole's performances ahead of his exit

By Anthony Hay for MailOnline

Published: 13:45 BST, 1 August 2017 | Updated: 13:48 BST, 1 August 2017

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Carlton Cole could be sacked by Indonesian side Persib Bandung after his manager said 'he plays very badly' compared to other foreign players. 

The former West Ham striker has failed to hit the back of the net since joining the club on a 10-month deal in March.

However manager Umuh Muchtar wants Cole out of his club after he failed to shine in Indonesia during his short stint in Asia. 

Carlton Cole could be shown the exit door at Persib Bandung after failing to impress

Carlton Cole could be shown the exit door at Persib Bandung after failing to impress

Cole has been playing in Indonesia alongside Michael Essien since joining the club in March

Cole has been playing in Indonesia alongside Michael Essien since joining the club in March

Muchtar said of Cole: 'He plays very badly compared to the other (foreign players) who have joined Persib. He had the worst performance.'

Cole has

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