- Manchester United have been linked with Declan Rice in the last 12 months
- The midfielder has been dropped from West Ham’s £90m valuation
- He has now turned his attention to his England midfield partner
Manchester United are reportedly looking to sign Calvin Phillips from bitter rivals Leeds.
United has been linked with Deccan Rice in the last 12 months but daily star He claims that he has now turned his attention to his England midfield partner.
West Ham’s £90m valuation of Rice is believed to be a factor, while Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is also said to be a big fan of Phillips.
Manchester United reportedly want to sign Calvin Phillips from bitter rivals Leeds
United have been linked with Deccan Rice, but are believed to have been touted by their price tag
Old Trafford chiefs don’t think Rice deserves a club record signing and are now ready to look elsewhere when it comes to filling the position.
Leeds supporters will not be happy to hear the news as the two clubs have a long and old rivalry.
They have history when it comes to taking on players like Eric Cantona, Alan Smith and Rio Ferdinand at United.
Phillips was born in Leeds and has been a fan favorite since helping them gain promotion to the Premier League.
He made his mark on the world stage at Euro 2020, where he played a key role on England’s path to the long-awaited final.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is believed to be a Philips fan