Declan Rice made a dig at Mason Mount’s doubters because the midfielder scored to assist Chelsea attain the Champions League ultimate on Wednesday evening.
The 22-year-old scored the Blues’ second in opposition to Actual Madrid at Stamford Bridge to make it 3-1 on combination and set-up an all-English ultimate in opposition to Man City.
West Ham midfielder Rice is greatest mates with Mount having performed at Chelsea’s academy collectively and has all the time backed him.
After the sport, in a now deleted tweet, Rice mentioned: “Mason Mount doubters now biting their tongue.”
He additionally mentioned: “MM. What a journey.”
The England worldwide has been a star determine for Chelsea over the past two seasons, displaying up for his membership after they most wanted him.
He’s been with the London membership because the age of six and can now play in an FA Cup and Champions League ultimate.
talkSPORT host, and former Spurs defender, Jamie O’Hara wrote on Twitter: “100s of thousands and thousands spent on making an attempt to get world class stars and the 2 greatest gamers within the champions league semi finals have come via the academy for nothing.”
O’Hara is referring to Mount and Phil Foden who’re two of England’s greatest younger abilities and can meet within the Champions League ultimate.
Foden has one among Pep Guardiola’s most trusted gamers because the membership look to win their first Champions League, having crushed Paris Saint-Germain within the semi-final.
The indicators are trying good for England this summer time with each children in rivalry to characteristic in Gareth Southgate’s beginning XI for Euro 2020.
It’s coming house this summer time… proper?