Man Utd still interested in signing of England international midfielder

By | March 15, 2020

Premier League outfits West Ham United defensive midfielder Declan Rice is reportedly still on the radar of Man Utd.

Speculation linking the England international with a potential switch to Old Trafford has quietened in recent months with United thought to be prioritising a summer move for Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish.

However, according to the Daily Mail, the 20-time English champions are still considering the possibility of a move for Rice during this summer’s transfer window.

The 21-year-old, who put pen on a new long-term deal with the Hammers back in December, has played 26 games for his London club during the 2019-20 season.

The defensive minded midfielder has not missed a single minute of his squads current Premier League campaign, meanwhile, and captained the team against Leicester City at the end of the December.

Declan Rice who can also operate as a centre-back has also been capped on seven times by England and is expected to be in Gareth Southgate’s team for this summer’s Euro 2020.

Meanwhile, Manchester United eyeing a move for another West Ham star Ogbona as they are in the market for the defensive reinforcements.

Both West Ham defensive pair would be a perfect addition to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side.