Some West Ham fans react after Rice rejected two contract offers
Some West Ham fans were reacting after news emerged claiming Declan Rice has rejected two contract offers.
According to The Telegraph, the Englishman rejected the offers and is waiting on offers from Manchester United and Chelsea. Rice wants to see if the two Premier League giants turn their sustained interest into bids.
However, it won’t be easy to prise the midfielder away from the London Stadium. The publication is claiming that the Hammers will demand in excess of £100m for the 22-year-old. Rice wants to be informed of any bids received by the club.
The former Blues academy product is currently with England at Euro 2020. His performances have helped the Three Lions reach the quarter-finals.
Tony Adams labelled Rice ‘fantastic’.
News Rice rejected offers means West Ham need to look for replacement
Following news Rice has rejected two offers, West Ham need to start planning for the future.
The club need to start planning for the future, and the includes looking for a replacement.
Even if Rice doesn’t leave this summer, it’s hard to see how he’d remain with the team as he’s made his intentions clear.
The England international had the highest pass accuracy in the Premier League of any West Ham player. Meanwhile, he made the most tackles in Tuesday’s last-16 tie versus Germany at Euro 2020. It’s a sign of the level of quality the Irons will need to replace him.
Here is how fans reacted…
Was inevitable— daveJ (@davejonesmono4) July 1, 2021
Already signed up to 2024 so no panic— Aaron Thompson ⚒ (@ThompsWHUFC) July 1, 2021
Just isn’t true tho is it— Matt (@WHUMatt1) July 1, 2021
He will be with us 1 more year ⚒— Gary Herbert (@gjherbert) July 1, 2021
Yh sure he has 🙄🙄🙄😂😂😂— Adam Nunn #GSBOUT (@adamhammer7261) July 1, 2021
Fake news I’m not worried— •MATT• ⚒⚒ #GSBOUT (@mattw00druf) July 1, 2021