The 70-year-old has praised the veteran trio and hopes to with the help of more experience and talent, turn the Midlands side into top six contenders in the Championship.
Reports had linked the 107-capped former England worldwide with a move to the Championship club and Redknapp feels that despite Cole's advanced age he would still be a major asset to a club chasing Premier League promotion.
The 36-year-old, who spent the majority of his career in London playing for Arsenal and Chelsea, is now plying his trade Stateside for Major League Soccer side LA Galaxy.
With Redknapp set to take Brum fans for a trip down memory lane with these move for Keane, Cole and Downing, it'll be worthwhile seeing whether the three still have it in them to perform against some of the country's biggest clubs.
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"Ashley Cole, for me, was the best left-back in the world a few years ago".
"I know Ashley, he's a great lad and he could certainly play at this level - no problem. Wage-wise I don't know where we would go with it, I haven't got a clue what he earns, and he belongs to Middlesbrough, but I think they've said he can go on a free, so he's of interest". He's a great trainer.
"He knows he wouldn't play every week but just to have him around..." They're all interesting but till you speak to them, you don't know. "I'm sure he'd fight tooth and nail to get a regular place in the team".
Those results saw Birmingham finish two points above the drop and Redknapp understandably is seeking to inject experience as they aim to make a Premier League return.
Vehicles on a street in Chile's capital of Santiago were covered in snow on Saturday due to a rare snowfall. Santiago , Chile, was blanketed with white Sunday morning, as the heaviest snowfall since 2007 hit the city.
A Florida family is distraught after a one-year-old boy playing with friends died in a parked vehicle Saturday, July 15th. A vehicle sitting outside in the Florida heat can cause the auto to reach 150 degrees, police explained.
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino is a big fan of Barkley and believes he can take the England playmaker's game to the next level. However, the 23-year-old is still continuing his development and they should trust the judgement of their manager Pochettino.
Malgré le coup tenté par la formation Ag2r La Mondiale, Chris Froome s'est accroché et a su garder son avance au général. Animateur de la course pendant la première partie, Warren Barguil a impressionné par sa capacité à tenir la tête.
There's also a TV show that Microsoft was reportedly working on with Steven Spielberg that we haven't heard about in a long time. Highlights of the ask me anything thread surrounded projects that he has worked on in the past and is now developing as well.
Paytm Mall has over 17 fulfilment centres across the country to offer consumers an efficient online shopping experience. In June, Paytm E-Commerce had received $200-million in funding from Alibaba and venture capital firm SAIF Partners.
En France, Renault "réalise sa meilleure performance semestrielle en VP depuis 6 ans", annonce la firme dans un communiqué. En Europe, les immatriculations de Renault ont également continué de croître plus vite que le marché au premier semestre.
ENABLE, the 2-5 favourite, strolled to an easy win from Rain Goddess at the Curragh to complete the English-Irish Oaks double. Harry Angel (9-2) won the six-furlong July Cup by 1 1/4 lengths over 4-1 Limato , the victor of the 2016 July Cup.
However, with the sale of Romelu Lukaku, Everton are on the hunt for a new striker to compliment fellow recruits Wayne Rooney and Sandro Ramirez.
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The addition of Belotti to their ranks could see them challenging for the Serie A title, a title they haven't won since 2010/11. However, according to reports in Italy, Belotti has now agreed personal terms with AC Milan .
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Le FCGB a en tout cas " pris des renseignements sur sa situation " dans l'optique d'un transfert au cours des prochains jours. Et l'ancien joueur du Paris Saint-Germain fait partie des cibles du club au scapulaire selon les informations de L'Équipe .
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Like all great horror directors, Romero understood that the monsters weren't ultimately the scariest thing in the film. Entertainment Tonight reports that Romero died in his sleep as a result of lung cancer on Sunday, July 16, 2017 .