Sport news Manchester United 'set to explore' the possibility of signing West Ham star Declan Rice as part of a swap deal involving Jesse Lingard with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer holding a 'keen interest' in the midfielder Metinews.com
MetiNews.Com - Manchester United view Rice as a potential long-term successor to midfielder Nemanja Matic. Meanwhile, West Ham are impressed with Lingard and want to make his loan deal permanent.
Breaking News ! Manchester United are reportedly considering a swap deal which would see them land West Ham star Declan Rice, with Jesse Lingard being sent permanently the other way. Lingard has revived his career since joining the Hammers on loan in January, scoring six goals and providing four assists in just eight games.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer meanwhile is a keen admirer of Rice. The midfielder has played a pivotal part in West Ham's success this season, as they enter the closing stages of the campaign with a real chance of qualifying for the Champions League. Manchester United are keen on signing Declan Rice and could offer Jesse Lingard in return Lingard is enjoying a successful loan spell with West Ham after joining back in JanuaryNow according to The Athletic, the Red Devils are keen to discuss a swap deal involving Lingard, in order to persuade the Hammers into selling their star man. West Ham didn't include any purchase clause in their loan deal for Lingard, but manager David Moyes is determined to land him on a permanent deal.Lingard's form since joining the Hammers, saw him recalled to the international squad in Gareth Southgate's most recent squad, for the first time since the summer of 2019. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Anthony Elanga is the FOURTEENTH Manchester United academy... Another Treble for Fergie! Former Man United boss Sir Alex... From midfielder to striker? Former Man United starlet Ravel... Eric Cantona to tell the epic story of Man United in new... Share this article Share Though Manchester United extended Lingard's contract until the end of next season back in December, it is believed Solskjaer would now prefer to sell the attacking midfielder now his value has increased.
.The on-loan star hasn't ruled out staying at Manchester United next year, but is determined to get regular first team football. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer sees Rice as a potential successor to the experienced Nemanja MaticRice meanwhile has impressed for the Hammers this season, and he is seen as a potential long-term successor to 32-year-old Nemanja Matic. It could take a big bid to lure Rice away from the Hammers though, especially if they achieve Champions League qualification.Moyes has previously said that it would take 'Bank of England' money for a club to sign Rice. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Anthony Elanga is the FOURTEENTH Manchester United academy... Another Treble for Fergie! Former Man United boss Sir Alex... From midfielder to striker? Former Man United starlet Ravel... Eric Cantona to tell the epic story of Man United in new...
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Manchester United set to explore signing Declan Rice as part of any West Ham deal for Lingard – The Athletic
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