What is Declan Rice's Jersey Number?
Arsenal Football Club have confirmed Declan Rice's jersey number after he was unveiled to the supporters of the club.
The Gunners revealed that the Englishman will wear the number 41 jersey, which is the same he wore while he was at West Ham United. Declan Rice expressed his desire and what he wants to achieve with the club in his first interview as an Arsenal player.
"My ambitions now are to win with Arsenal again. It’s time to go one step bigger and win the Premier League, win the Champions League, and I wouldn’t be here if I did not believe that.”
Declan started his youth career at Chelsea, before joining the West Ham academy in 2014, and signed his first professional contract a year later. On the final day of the 2016/17 season, an 18-year-old Declan made his senior debut and soon became an integral part of their first-team squad for the following six seasons.
He was named club captain in May 2022 and went on to lead the Hammers to the Europa Conference League title in June, and was named the tournament's Player of the Season by UEFA.