Man United Reinstate English Sturdy Holding Midfielder On Want List

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The Red Devils are keen to land the former Chelsea youth ahead of Summer

Man United are reportedly back in chase for West Ham United‘s Declan Rice ahead of the summer transfer window.

United were earlier on in pursuit for the youngster but backed off after learning of Hammers intentions to never let go of Rice.

Declan Rice has managed to become one of the most wanted midfielders in English Premier League.

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A move outside of the London Stadium looks more likely after Chelsea then under Frank Lampard pushed heavily to materialize a move for him to return to Stamford Bridge.

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But with Tuchel now succeeded the Chelsea former number 8, Chelsea have shown no interest in reopening talks for Rice as he was a personal transfer request from Frank Lampard.

This leaves Man United as the only chasers for the 22-year-old Kingston upon Thames born.

United were initially trying to use Jesse Lingard as a make wedge for Rice to move in the opposite direction.

Despite West Ham United having earlier turned down the offer, Express reports the Red Devils are back for the chase.

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Although United haven’t made Rice a top priority as they are also looking at other options. They only pushed for Rice as West Ham want to keep Lingard amid his contributions since arriving, netting 9 goals and 3 assists in 11 games.

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