Declan Rice come on the earth on 14 January 1999. Rice is an English professional footballer. He is a well known for defensive midfielder or center-back most of the time while playing the football.
Rice playing football for two teams basically, which are named as:
- Premier League club West Ham United
- England national team.
Declan born in England. He is of English and Irish descent.
Declan had represented the Republic of Ireland internationally at two levels which are: 1)youth level & 2)senior level before switching allegiance to England in 2019.
Rice was born in Kingston upon Thames which is situated in Greater London. His paternal grandparents were from Douglas which is in County Cork in Ireland. He grew up in Kingston upon Thames and after he decided to join the academy of Chelsea in 2006, as a 7 year old. He joined the academy at the age of 14 of West Ham United in 2014.
West Ham United:
Rice playing football in 2019 for West Ham United .On 16 December 2015, just over a year after joining West Ham United at youth level, Rice signed his first professional contract with the club.
Republic of Ireland:
Rice met with new Ireland manager Mick McCarthy. McCarthy said that Rice was a very responsible future captain of Ireland. So, he would build the team around Rice if he decides to play for the country.
Rice has been best friend with fellow England International Mason Mount since childhood.
- West Ham United Young Player of the Year in 2016–17, 2017–18.
- West Ham United Player of the Year in 2019–20.
- Republic of Ireland U17 Player of the Year in 2016.
- London Football Awards Young Player of the Year in 2019.
- FAI Young International Player of the Year in 2018
|Date of birth:||Jan 14, 1999|
|Place of birth:||London|
|Position:||midfield – Defensive Midfield|
|Current club:||West Ham United|