- The midfielder has opened up on how the transfer negotiations made him feel.
- Arsenal signed the 24-year-old England international in July for 105 million pounds
Arsenal midfielder, Declan Rice has admitted he didn’t think he was worth £105m.
Rice made the big-money move from West Ham to the Emirates in the summer.
However, since his move, the 24-year-old has adapted quite well under Mikel Arteta
Rice Says He Felt Very Nervous
Declan Rice said his big-money transfer to Arsenal from West Ham United left him feeling “very nervous” and the midfielder arrived in North London knowing the club would expect to see him make an immediate impact.
I had done Great at West Ham
He says he was very nervous
“When the transfer was going through I was very nervous because of the price tag,” Rice told reporters
“Not only the pressure you put on yourself but there’s an expectation of being bought for that much money we need to see performances straight away. They have invested a lot of money in me, I need to prove why I can go there and change things.”