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Declan Rice Opens Up On Future Amidst England-Ireland Tug Of War

West Ham midfielder Declan Rice has opened up on the international tug of war that is currently raging on between Ireland and England for the 19-year old’s services. Rice, who has been capped three times under Martin O’Neill, was left out of the Irish squad in August with the manager outlining that the midfielder had been contacted by England and …

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“If You Put The Shirt On, Then The Choice Is Made”

Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright has had his say on the current tug-of-war between Ireland and England over West Ham stand-out Declan Rice. Speaking at a Cadbury’s Premier League event at the Aviva Stadium on Sunday, Wright outlined that he feels that Declan Rice should’ve made his choice when he decided to represent Ireland in the three international friendlies he …

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Breaking: Declan Rice Hints At Irish Future On Twitter

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Declan Rice has given Irish fans a glimmer of hope on Twitter, despite reports earlier on Thursday that the West Ham midfielder would be choosing England over Ireland. The 19-year old liked the FAI’s tweet which contained Martin O’Neill’s quotes from Thursday’s press conference, in which the Irish manager claimed that Rice hadn’t yet made a decision on his international career. …

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Betting Suspended On Declan Rice Declaring For England

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A prominent bookmaker has suspended betting on Declan Rice declaring for England which will come as a huge blow for Republic of Ireland supporters.  Rice, of course, has been taking time to weigh up his international future after making himself unavailable for selection for Ireland’s fixtures in September. Gareth Southgate has been in contact with the West Ham midfielder and …

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Report: Declan Rice Leaning Towards Declaring For England

Declan Rice is reportedly leaning towards declaring for England as he continues to dwell upon his international future in the green of Ireland. The Daily Mail are reporting that he appears to prefer England as he continues to impress in the Premier League for West Ham putting in tremendous displays against Everton and Chelsea. Matt Lowton and Matt Barlow of the …

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Seamus Coleman Hits The Nail On The Head With Declan Rice Comments

Seamus Coleman was asked about the Declan Rice situation at Wednesday’s press conference ahead of the Republic of Ireland’s UEFA Nations League clash with Wales on Thursday evening.  Coleman was adamant that the Republic of Ireland squad would welcome back Rice with open arms and that there is no reason why the West Ham midfielder cannot feel partly English while …

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Declan Rice To Release Statement On His Future Next Week [Report]

Declan Rice is expected to release a statement on his international future after Ireland complete their fixture with Poland next week.  The Republic of Ireland have been rocked by the news of Rice wanting to take time to consider his international allegiance after the West Ham midfielder met with Gareth Southgate in June. The 19-year-old is not in the squad …

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Southgate: As Far As I’m Concerned Rice Is With Ireland

Gareth Southgate has opened up on the Declan Rice controversy and has admitted that the West Ham midfielder has “a really difficult decision” to make.  Rice has dominated the headlines this week when it emerged that he wasn’t in the Republic of Ireland squad for the upcoming friendlies with Wales and Poland. Martin O’Neill confirmed that England had spoken to …

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Sadlier Hits Out At Kilbane’s Rice Comments: “That’s Monumental B******s”

Richie Sadlier has hit out at Kevin Kilbane’s criticism of Declan Rice, calling the ex-Irish international’s comments “monumental bollocks.” On Monday, Declan Rice was left out of Martin O’Neill’s Irish squad for their upcoming internationals against Wales and Poland, with the Irish manager explaining that Rice had been contacted by England about representing them instead. Although Rice has not fully …

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Damien Duff: We Caught Ireland Player Singing The English Anthem

Former Republic of Ireland international, Damien Duff has weighed in on the Declan Rice controversy saying that Ireland cannot afford to turn the youngster away. Speaking on RTE’s panel for the Champions League qualifier between Dynamo Kiev and Ajax, the 39-year old also admitted that he and his international team mates once caught an Irish player singing the English national anthem. “I …

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Gary Lineker Trolls Kevin Kilbane Over Declan Rice Controversy

Kevin Kilbane’s reaction to the news that Declan Rice wants time to consider his international allegiance was filled with pride and passion for the Republic of Ireland.  “I’d rather be ranked 150th in the world and never qualify again than have someone who has played, but needs time to THINK whether they should play for us again,” Kilbane tweeted. Well done …

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West Ham Owner Sees Declan Rice As A Future England Captain

Monday’s Republic of Ireland squad announcement brought back some unwanted memories of the infamous Jack Grealish saga as the absence of Declan Rice dominated headlines throughout the day.  Rice, who previously outlined his desire to play for the Republic and has already made three appearances for Martin O’Neill’s side, albeit in friendlies, will take some time to make a decision …

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