Declan Rice rejected two new contract offers from West Ham amid Manchester United and Chelsea interest.

By Xorkpe Sosu 3 Min Read

Declan Rice has turned down two new contract offers from West Ham amid Manchester United and Chelsea interest.

Declan Rice, 22, is keen to move to a big team where he can get Champions League games next season, Both Manchester United and Chelsea are interested in the England midfielder and it is believed he will make a decision on joining one of the two big teams for that dream spot.

Manchester United and Chelsea target Declan Rice has rejected two new contract offers from West Ham.

Declan Rice, 22, has become a key member of Gareth Southgate’s England team after his excellent form for West Ham and his stock has risen further in the last month due to his amazing performances at Euro 2020.

Declan Rice giving in his best for the three lions in Euro 2020

West Ham value Rice at £100m, rumor’s says that Rice would be disappointed if the club reject any offers of £60m or over.

Declan Rice’s still has three years left on his current contract, with the option of an extra year, but West Ham would like to tie him down to a new, big-money contract to avoid interest from the likes of United and Chelsea.

Declan Rice has rejected those offers and has putting both United and Chelsea on alert with the player making it known he would like to play in the Champions League next season.

It is believed Manchester City are also interested in Rice but would rather wait until next year to land Him with veteran captain Fernandinho having signed a new one-year deal.

United are in the market for a defensive midfielder to compete with Scott McTominay and Fred and Rice fits the bill.
He gets on well with United captain and England team-mate Harry Maguire and the club could use Jesse Lingard as a makeweight, after he starred on loan for the Hammers in the second half of last season.
With United’s £72.9million Jadon Sancho deal nearly over the line, they could soon switch their attention to sealing a deal for Rice.

Rice enjoyed a fine season for West Ham but is keen to move to a Champions League club
Declan Rice was released by Chelsea as a youngster before joining West Ham and is best pals with Blues and England midfielder Mason Mount.

Chelsea would provide competition, though their need for a defensive midfielder is not as great with Jorginho and N’Golo Kante at the club.

Former boss Frank Lampard wanted to sign Rice last summer, with the club not as keen on a deal, but it is believed that his successor Thomas Tuchel is a big fan of Rice too.


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