Tottenham Hotspur could offer Eric Dier in a part-exchange deal to sign Declan Rice: report


Tottenham Hotspur could be prepared to offer Eric Dier in a part-exchange deal to sign midfielder Declan Rice from West Ham United this summer, a report from 90 minutes claims.

Rice has actually been an essential part of the Hammers midfield over the past two-and-a-half years however it has actually been just recently recommended that he could be offered by the club due to the financial effect of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Chelsea and Manchester United have actually been highlighted as a few of the interested prospects however 90 minutes declares that Spurs are likewise taking a look at the possibility of signing the England international.

The exact same publication includes that the north London outfit might offer Dier as a makeweight in order to lure the Hammers to minimize their ₤70 m cost for Rice’s services.

Dier currently has 14 months staying on his contract with Jose Mourinho’s side however it has actually just recently been declared that he will be rewarded with a new long-lasting deal.

The 26- year-old has actually been irregular with his form over the past couple of years and he has actually been limited to just 10 league begins this term– 2 of which came at centre-back prior to the coronavirus shutdown.

A switch to a new club could alter his fortunes and it stays to be seen whether the Hammers hold any interest in signing him in a player- plus-cash deal for Rice.

On the other hand, Rice matches Spurs’ approach of finalizing young English players with a view to a long-lasting project however they would have to pay a large fee, even if Dier is consisted of as part of the transfer proposition.

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