Zola optimistic strike duo will be fit

West Ham manager Gianfranco Zola is hoping Craig Bellamy and Carlton Cole will be available for tomorrow’s Barclays Premier League clash at Fulham.

Bellamy has made just one substitute appearance this season due to a groin injury – scoring in the 4-1 win against Blackburn – while Cole sat out the midweek Carling Cup defeat at Watford with a minor ankle knock.

Calum Davenport could also return to the squad but Dean Ashton is out with an ankle injury which requires investigative surgery next week.

Team (from): Green, Behrami, Upson, Neill, Ilunga, Faubert, Noble, Parker, Etherington, Di Michele, Sears, Cole, Lastuvka, Lopez, Davenport, Reid, Mullins, Boa Morte, Collison.

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