Liverpool coach Michael Beale praises Declan Rice on Twitter

Declan Rice of West Ham United celebrates his side's win following the Carabao Cup Fourth Round match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at Wembley Stadium on October 25, 2017...

Liverpool coach Michael Beale was impressed with West Ham United youngster Declan Rice’s performance on Thursday.

Harry Kane of Spurs battles with Declan Rice of West Ham during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at Wembley Stadium on January 4, 2018 in London,...

Liverpool coach Michael Beale has praised West Ham United youngster Declan Rice on social networking site Twitter.

Beale, who is the Head of coaching for the foundation phase at Liverpool, was impressed with the performance of Rice for West Ham against Tottenham Hotspur on Thursday evening.

The 18-year-old, who can operate as a central defender or as a defensive midfielder, played well for the Hammers in the London derby and helped David Moyes's side pick up a point from the Premier League game courtesy of a 1-1 draw.

Liverpool coach Beale was following the match, and he was impressed with the performance of the Republic of Ireland Under-21 international.

Arsenal's German-born Bosnian defender Sead Kolasinac (L) jumps against West Ham United's Irish defender Declan Rice (R) during the English League Cup quarter-final football match between...

Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur is challenged by Declan Rice of West Ham United during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at Wembley Stadium on January 4,...

Rice is a very talented and promising young player, and it is clear that he has a bright future.

David Moyes is a good manager and knows how to handle young players, and the West Ham boss could make Rice a brilliant footballer.

The Hammers are struggling for survival in the Premier League at the moment.

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