Transfer McManus warns EPL club against selling best player to Man Utd. Tam McManus, a former Hibernian striker, has advised West Ham United not to allow Declan Rice to go with Chelsea or Manchester United.
During current transfer window, both Premier League powerhouses are interested in acquiring the English midfielder.
The Scotsman, however, thinks that letting the England internationals depart the London Stadium this month would be suicide for West Ham.
With four losses and no victories in their last five league games, West Ham United has slipped to 17th place.
McManus advised the club to reject these approaches and cling onto their prized possession.
The former Hibernian striker told Football Insider that selling Rice this month would be suicide. “That would be their final act.
“His departure would indicate that the club has given up. They would decline.