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#Declan Rice

# declan-rice - Monday 16 July, 2018

Here's what Ireland's team might look like for the 2022 World Cup

Four years and a half years out, we predict how the Boys in Green could line out.

# declan-rice - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Rice shows maturity beyond his years with man-of-the-match performance

At just 19, the West Ham youngster was composed on the ball throughout Ireland’s win over the US.

# declan-rice - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

A bleak reminder of where Ireland are at and more talking points from Paris friendly

The Boys in Green were outclassed by a far superior team at the Stade de France.

# declan-rice - Monday 28 May, 2018

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against France

Martin O’Neill fielded an experimental side tonight.

# declan-rice - Thursday 24 May, 2018

'He's Irish. He plays for Ireland' - Keane responds to West Ham owner's comments on Rice Committed This post contains videos

'He's Irish. He plays for Ireland' - Keane responds to West Ham owner's comments on Rice

Declan Rice’s decision to represent the Boys in Green is ‘pretty straightforward’, according to the assistant boss.

# declan-rice - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

West Ham owner wants new boss to turn Irish international Rice into 'a strong England defender'

David Gold says he sees the 19-year-old Ireland international as ‘the future of the England team’.

# declan-rice - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Man United fail to beat West Ham but secure Premier League runners-up spot

It wasn’t pretty, but Jose Mourinho’s side got the point they needed tonight.

# declan-rice - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Declan Rice involved in unfortunate own goal as Man City stroll to victory over West Ham

The title winners had a comfortable 4-1 victory over the Hammers in London.

# declan-rice - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

'Declan Rice should get off Twitter...the kid should keep quiet and get on with his work' - Dunphy

Eamon Dunphy was critical of Rice’s decision to acknowledge his error on social media.

# declan-rice - Monday 23 April, 2018

David Moyes criticises Ireland defender Rice for 'really poor mistake'

The teenager was at fault for a crucial goal in the Hammers’ match with Arsenal on Sunday.

# declan-rice - Monday 9 April, 2018

'I made a statement' - Ireland teen Rice happy to prove point on return to Chelsea

Released by the Blues five years ago, Declan Rice helped West Ham to a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge yesterday.

# declan-rice - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

'They’re better players and we’ve more players playing at a higher level'

Ireland U21 manager Noel King says his side’s success is linked with their encouraging fortunes at club level.

# declan-rice - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Declan Rice features as Ireland beat Azerbaijan with dramatic 96th-minute winner

Noel King’s side move into second place, with a game in hand on group leaders Germany.

# declan-rice - Saturday 24 March, 2018

From Chelsea reject to Ireland international: 19-year-old Declan Rice's remarkable rise

The West Ham youngster was named man of the match on his senior debut against Turkey last night.

# declan-rice - Friday 23 March, 2018

Toothless Ireland fail to register a single shot on target and more talking points from the Turkey loss

The more things change, the more they stay the same for Martin O’Neill’s Ireland side.

'You always dream of having a good start': Debutant Rice a bright spark for Ireland

Martin O’Neill and Seamus Coleman were impressed with the West Ham youngster.

New era begins for Ireland as youth and fringe players handed 'terrific opportunity to impress' in Antalya

Martin O’Neill is set to experiment against Turkey this evening.

# declan-rice - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Declan Rice says he is fully committed to Ireland after England speculation

Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate recently indicated he had been monitoring the progress of the London-born West Ham youngster.

# declan-rice - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Shane Duffy named Ireland's Player of the Year and all the winners from tonight's FAI Awards

The Brighton defender put in some strong defensive displays in 2017.

# declan-rice - Friday 16 March, 2018

Rice and O'Hara to rejoin Ireland U21s for crunch Euro qualifier after senior call-up

Noel King has also named three League of Ireland players in his 21-man panel.

# declan-rice - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Ireland boss wary that Rice could still declare for England

Martin O’Neill touched on the situation the FAI had with Jack Grealish a couple of years ago.

# declan-rice - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Ireland need to regenerate and give youth a chance on Turkey trip

Martin O’Neill names his squad for this month’s friendly in Antalya tomorrow afternoon.

# declan-rice - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

'Get him capped' - Ex-Ireland midfielder feels time is right to call up West Ham teenager Rice

The 19-year-old Hammer, who is comfortable at centre-half or in midfield, has impressed Keith Andrews immensely.

# declan-rice - Friday 5 January, 2018

'I congratulated Declan after the game' - Praise for Irish youngster's man-of-the-match performance at Wembley

The 18-year-old was excellent as West Ham ground out a draw.

# declan-rice - Monday 1 January, 2018

Here's what the Republic of Ireland's starting XI should be for their first game of 2018

With the squad in transition, some younger players should certainly get their chance to shine.

# declan-rice - Thursday 28 December, 2017

We're the Gaffer: The42's best Irish XI of 2017

2017 proved particularly kind to this collection of players.

# declan-rice - Monday 25 December, 2017

18 for 18: The Irish prodigy catching the eye in the Premier League with West Ham

In the latest of our 18 for 18 series, we assess the prospects of Declan Rice.

# declan-rice - Monday 4 December, 2017

Match of the Day single out Ireland U21 defender Rice for performance against Man City

The 18-year-old had a mixed afternoon at the heart of West Ham’s backline.

# declan-rice - Sunday 3 December, 2017

David Moyes praises Irish teen Declan Rice but also acknowledges his inexperience after loss

The 18-year-old was making his third Premier League start and impressed before David Silva snatched a late winner.

# declan-rice - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

5 young Irish players that deserve a chance now that the World Cup dream is over

Declan Rice and others who may be given an opportunity to impress in the coming months.

# declan-rice - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

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Everton starlet aiming to help Ireland's youngsters maintain unbeaten run

Harry Charsley is likely to feature as Noel King’s side face Norway later today.

# declan-rice - Thursday 26 October, 2017

3 players we'd like to see in the Ireland squad today

Martin O’Neill will name his provisional squad to face Denmark in the World Cup play-offs this afternoon.

# declan-rice - Thursday 5 October, 2017

O'Neill and Keane watch on as Ireland U21 side's 100% qualifying record comes to an end

Noel King’s side ultimately had to settle for a point against Norway at Tallaght Stadium tonight.

# declan-rice - Friday 22 September, 2017

Irish underage starlet could return and more Premier League talking points

Declan Rice could be back in the West Ham side as they prepare to face Tottenham this weekend.

# declan-rice - Sunday 10 September, 2017

5 young Irish footballers who provide hope for the future

Conor Masterson and others who will some day hope to line out for the Boys in Green.

# declan-rice - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

'To go to Azerbaijan and win would be a huge result but it's something we’re capable of'

Noel King is hoping his Ireland U21 side can retain their 100% record in Baku today.

# declan-rice - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Irish international on target as Newcastle pick up first win of season

Ciaran Clark scored as the Magpies prevailed comfortably against West Ham.

# declan-rice - Monday 21 August, 2017

Pablo Zabaleta has declared his love for West Ham's 18-year-old Irishman

Declan Rice made his first Premier League start for the Hammers in Saturday’s defeat to Southampton.

# declan-rice - Saturday 19 August, 2017

18-year-old Irish international Declan Rice makes first start for West Ham at St. Mary's

The teenager impressed during a 30-minute shift against Manchester United last weekend.

# declan-rice - Monday 14 August, 2017

A bad day for West Ham at Old Trafford but a huge moment for their teenage Irish international

18-year-old Declan Rice made his debut at the end of last season but was given 30 minutes on Sunday.

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