Cole underwent an ankle operation during the summer break but the England international left-back is finally back in action.
But Cole said: "It is good to be back, taking it day by day and hopefully I can start the season. I finished my first full session back with the lads and I am glad to be back enjoying it."
© Copyright PA Sport 2007, All Rights Reserved.
Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms