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Chelsea and Man Utd handed big Declan Rice boost

Chelsea and Man Utd handed big Declan Rice boost

Declan Rice news

Rice wants to leave West Ham

Chelsea and Manchester United have been handed a huge boost in signing West Ham United midfielder Declan Rice next summer.

The England has spent his entire playing career with the Hammers, but he is now said to be planning the next step.

He wants to play Champions League football and win trophies and this should provide a boost for Chelsea and United.

The Blues are long-term admirers of the midfielder and have looked at signing him on several occasions in the past.

His £150m price tag put them off, but he could be available for around £70 million during next summer's transfer window.

Chelsea will be considered as favourites to land his services, but United can't be ignored as they are eyeing a young midfielder.

Rice with his strong distribution qualities, could be a perfect fit for manager Erik ten Tag, He is also strong with his tackling.

The Red Devils could offer strong competition to the Blues for Rice.