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Manchester United told to pay £150million to sign highly-rated defensive midfielder next summer

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Without much doubts, Manchester United football club will most definitely remain keen on securing a top four finish on the Premier League table by the end of this season.

The Old Trafford side have struggled for the most part of the 2021/2022 season and are currently occupying the 6th position on the Premier League table as a result of their struggles.

Coupled with that, Manchester United have also been disappointing in other competitions as well and are now on course to finish the 2021/2022 season without any trophy.

Due to this, Manchester United are on the lookout to sign some players in the summer and they have been linked with a transfer move for highly-rated West Ham United midfielder Declan Rice.

The 23-year-old England International, who was promoted to the West Ham United first-team squad back in 2017 has been an important member of the team over the previous seasons.

The young defensive midfielder was heavily involved for West Ham United during the 2020/2021 season where he scored two goals and created one assist in 35 appearances in all competitions.

Declan Rice has also been very influential for West Ham United so far this ongoing 2021/2022 season, scoring four goals and providing four assists in the 38 matches he has played.

His impressive performances in the heart of midfielder is believed to have caught the attention of Manchester United and according to reports from The Sun, the Red Devils are keen on signing him.

The reports further claimed that West Ham United are very much aware of Manchester United's interest in signing Declan Rice, and have now placed a transfer fee of £150million on him.

It is believed that Manchester United want to add more quality to their midfield options in the summer and have now been told to pay £150million in order to sign Declan Rice.

But then, it remains to be seen if Manchester United football club will be able to pay up the needed £150million fee and secure the transfer of Declan Rice from West Ham United in the summer.