West Ham United midfielder and vice-captain Declan Rice might be slapped with punishment from UEFA after an expletive-ridden rant at a referee.
In line with Mirror journalist Alex Richards, UEFA are ready to obtain the match report from the referee earlier than deciding whether or not to take motion in opposition to the England international.
It comes after a video emerged on social media of the 23-year-old berating the referee to his face after the Hammers had been knocked out of the Europa League away at Eintracht Frankfurt on Thursday (5 Might).
Rafael Santos Borre scored the night time’s only objective however the huge speaking factors had been the red playing cards brandished to left-back Aaron Cresswell and manager David Moyes.
When Rice and the referee headed down the tunnel at full-time the Englishman emptied each barrels by saying, “It’s so poor, all night time it’s so unhealthy. How are you going to be that unhealthy? Actually, you’ve most likely been [expletive] paid. [Expletive] corruption.”
Rice is seen as a future captain and chief of West Ham United which is why he has already had the vice-captaincy even at his younger age.
The imaginative and prescient is for him to take over from Mark Noble subsequent season because the club’s ring chief however when Moyes seems at this he is perhaps questioning whether or not that’s the path he needs the club to go in.
Rice needed to preserve his cool because the club’s de facto chief on the night time after Moyes’ red card and he failed to take action as a result of he had this faux thought in his thoughts that the officers had been corrupt.
Moyes hasn’t coated himself in glory both along with his infantile sidelines antics and he must have a great have a look at himself too however the skipper was equally disappointing.
The very fact of the matter is that West Ham weren’t adequate in both recreation they usually deservedly received crushed and irrespective of how a lot Rice needs to try to declare it wasn’t the case, he and the remainder of the club have gotten to simply accept that truth and transfer on.
In different West Ham information, Jamie O’Hara was baffled by what he noticed one Irons participant do within the defeat away at Frankfurt.