The 19-year-old in on £3000 per week as salary, according to The Times, which also claims that West Ham are ready to offer the Republic of Ireland international £21,000 per week plus appearance money.
Rice has said that he wants to sign a new contract with West Ham and carry on playing for the Premier League club.
“I want to sign for West Ham and I think it is going to happen,” Rice told The Times. “Playing every week is what is best for me at the moment and hopefully the contract can come soon.”
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Rice is one of the best young players in the Premier League, and the teenager’s versatility is also a boon.
Despite such major clubs reportedly being interest in him, Rice wants to carry on West Ham, and the London outfit should not delay any longer in tying him down to a new long-term contract.