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Bowen lauds Declan Rice after Euro 2020 final

Jarrod Bowen labelled Declan Rice incredible on Instagram as the West Ham star shared an emotional post in the wake of England’s defeat in the Euro 2020 final.

Gareth Southgate’s men were denied on penalties by Italy on Sunday after an amazing tournament.

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At times, it was hard to see anything other than an England win in the final. A number of the Three Lions’ key men had been colossal throughout the competition.

And one of those who was simply outstanding was Rice. The 22-year-old’s partnership with Kalvin Phillips was pivotal for England.

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The pair played brilliantly together in the middle of the park. It is arguably a pairing that could be crucial for the country for several years to come.

Rice certainly reminded everyone why he has long been considered one of the brightest young players in the Premier League.

The Hammers man is surely now one of the first names on the team sheet for Southgate’s side.

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But for now, the feelings are clearly bittersweet. For every ounce of devastation after Sunday’s result, there also seems to be a real sense of pride.

And following the result, Rice took to social media to share his thoughts on England’s run to the final…

Amongst those to reply were his teammates Kalvin Phillips and Jordan Henderson. But perhaps it was Bowen who best summed up what most feel about the West Ham star…

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