West Ham will not accept any offer for Declan Brass The PA news agency gets it until the season is over.

Reports surfaced on Monday. Arsenal He wants to start talks with Hammers for a £90m move to England midfielder

It looks like West Ham is willing to lose their captain this summer and is gearing up for a bidding war with Chelsea and Manchester United also in the mix.

But the club and Rice are only focused on finishing the season on a positive note, both domestically and in Europe.

Hammers are almost certain of relegation and will face AZ Alkmaar, who are 2-1 ahead of the first leg in the Netherlands, in the second leg of the Europa Conference League semi-finals on Thursday.

Rice, 24, knows that his last act while wearing a West Ham jersey may be to seal his place in club folklore by lifting a European trophy in Prague on 7 June.

He would become only the third West Ham captain to collect a trophy. bobby moore and Billy Bonds, who lifted their last silverware, the FA Cup, in 1980.