Check Out “West Ham chairman David Sullivan praised Declan Rice.” Additionally, he let the supporters know in his final letter that selling their captain this summer was not in his plans.

However, the 24-year-old is going on to a new challenge as a result of the player’s desire to play at the highest level of football and the great offer from Arsenal.

Declan is leaving West Ham United, and the manager said in a statement, “I am sorry to see him go, but I think everyone at West Ham United should be very proud of the part we have played in his journey from the Academy of Football at Chadwell Heath to becoming the most valuable young player in English football.”

“I want our supporters to know that we did not want to sell Declan,” I said. We offered a number of better, longer-term contract offers because we wanted to center our organization around him and guarantee his future.

“Acting in the best interests of West Ham United, the club believed it would not be acceptable to stand in Declan’s way after he made it plain that he desired to move on and seek a new challenge.

West Ham Chairman David Sullivan Praised Declan Rice
West Ham Chairman David Sullivan Praised Declan Rice

Edwin van der Sar, a former goalkeeper for Manchester United and the Netherlands, has been returned home from Croatia but will continue to receive critical treatment.

The 52-year-old has since returned to his native country after being hospitalized in Split last week for brain bleeding while on vacation.

According to a statement from Van der Sar’s wife Annemarie, “His condition remains the same: stable, in a non-life-threatening condition, and communicative.”

The family of Van der Sar want to convey their sincere gratitude to the University Hospital of Split for their excellent treatment over the past week.

The family fervently hopes Edwin can concentrate on his recuperation after spending time in the intensive care unit where he will be further evaluated.