Declan Rice injury boost? Aaron Cresswell suggested that his teammate should be back for West Ham United’s clash with Brighton tonight, when speaking on talkSPORT yesterday morning.

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The 22-year-old has missed the Hammers last six games having picked up an injury whilst on international duty with England.

We desperately need Dec back and available for selection for our final few games of the season.

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Declan Rice (Photo by Eddie Keogh – The FA/The FA via Getty Images)

West Ham have really missed Rice, especially from a defensive perspective.

Declan Rice injury boost?

It seems as though the defensive midfielder may be back for the Hammers clash with Brighton tonight.

Cresswell spoke to talkSPORT yesterday and suggested that Rice should be back and available for selection tonight:

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Declan Rice and Aaron Cresswell in action (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)

“He is a massive player and everyone knows that. He has had a fantastic season and for someone so young to captain the side when Nobes [Mark Noble] is not playing. He has a massive future ahead of him, it’s great he is a part of our team and hopefully, we have got him back for this weekend and hopefully, he can kick on and go to the Euro’s as well.”

 

Declan Rice is undoubtedly THE most important player David Moyes has at his disposal at the London Stadium.

Hopefully he’s back in the team tonight.

West Ham need three wins from the last three games. Even that might not be enough to finish inside the top four.

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It will guarantee a place inside the top six, however. And what an incredible achievement that would be for the Hammers, considering the paper thin squad that Moyes has at his disposal.

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