Declan Rice has been a target for Manchester United forever.
However, a damming verdict of his game last night from Manchester United legend Roy Keane might have put the
“Where he needs to improve, there are plenty of aspects if you think about it,” he said on ITV Sport before England’s 4-0 win over Kosovo.
“Over the last few months he has had a lot of praise, I worked with him while he was with the Ireland squad.
“Where does he need to improve, where do you want me to start? His positional play I don’t think is consistent enough, he doesn’t stay with runners, he’s sloppy in possession.
“I can go on.”
“He’s one of those players, a couple of months ago everyone was enjoying him and loved him,” he added.
“He’s one of those players that’s now played his way out of the team because he’s not been consistent for West Ham.”
Manchester United are in real need of a central midfielder. The players they have in midfield are Scott McTominay, Fred, Paul Pogba and Andreas Pereira.
Given this list, we are not sure whether Roy Keane has the position to make that comment.