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McCarthy Outlines Details Of Rice Phonecall: “I’ve Known For Months”

Ireland manager Mick McCarthy has outlined that he felt Declan Rice’s drawn-out announcement over his international future was a good indication that he would not be re-joining the Boys in Green. Rice announced two weeks ago that he would be pursuing his international career with England despite playing three international friendlies with Ireland during the Summer. The saga over his …

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Mick McCarthy Releases Statement Following Rice’s International Switch

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Ireland manager Mick McCarthy has released a statement following midfielder Declan Rice’s decision to continue his international career with England rather than Ireland. The West Ham man announced on his social media that he would be selecting England following months of discussions and deliberations. Rice has been embroiled in an international tug-of-war between England and Ireland since August when then …

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FAI Release Statement Following Declan Rice England Switch

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The FAI have released a statement confirming that Declan Rice will switch his international allegiance from the Republic of Ireland to England.  Rice confirmed the news this afternoon via his social media accounts and the FAI have been quick to release a statement. It reads: The Football Association of Ireland can confirm that Declan Rice (West Ham United) has opted …

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Report: England & Southgate To Make Big Play To Secure Rice This Week

England manager Gareth Southgate is reportedly set to personally check in on Declan Rice as the decision over the 20-year old’s international future edges over closer.  According to ESPN FC, Southgate will be attending West Ham’s clash with Wolves in the Premier League on Thursday night and will make a big play to secure his international services amidst competition from …

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Declan Rice: I’ve Spoken To McCarthy & Southgate, I Will Decide Soon

West Ham midfielder Declan Rice has revealed that he has spoken to both England manager Gareth Southgate and Ireland manager Mick McCarthy about his international future and outlined that he will decide who to represent “soon.” Rice has been embroiled in an international tug-of-war between Ireland and England after he was left out of Martin O’Neill’s squad in August, following …

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McCarthy Sympathises With Declan Rice Over Ireland Decision

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Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy has sympathised with Declan Rice over the impending decision on his international future.  Newly appointed Ireland boss McCarthy has said he would build his team around Rice if the West Ham midfielder opts to represent the Republic. The 59-year-old manager reiterates the fact that this is a huge decision for a young man to make …

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Breaking: Declan Rice Signs New Long-Term Deal With West Ham

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West Ham’s highly-regarded midfielder Declan Rice has committed himself to a long-term amidst ongoing uncertainty over his international future. The name Declan Rice is one that is often attached to the tug-of-war surrounding his international allegiance – with both Ireland and England in the running as a potential home for him in the future. And while it remains unclear exactly which …

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Mick McCarthy Reveals Promising Updates On Declan Rice And Patrick Bamford

Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy has revealed that he and Declan Rice had a “really good meeting” as the West Ham midfielder continues to mull over his international future. Rice has been involved in an international tug-of-war between England and Ireland since August when he was left out of Martin O’Neill’s squad amidst interest from Southgate and co. Following …

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Darren Randolph On Rice Dilemma: “I Can Understand His Position”

Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Darren Randolph has opened up on Declan Rice’s international dilemma following the West Ham midfielder’s much-publicised exit from the Irish squad amidst interest from England. Rice left the Irish squad in August following apparent interest from Gareth Southgate and England, with many feeling that the 19-year old had turned his back on the Boys in Green …

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