By Ollie Lewis For Mailonline
Published: 15:29 BST, 9 September 2019 | Updated: 15:29 BST, 9 September 2019
Declan Rice has spoken out on abuse he has received following his decision to switch international allegiance from the Republic of Ireland to England.
The West Ham United midfielder chose to represent England in February, having made three friendly appearances for the Republic of Ireland beforehand.
Rice, who was born in London but has Irish grandparents, sparked outrage following his decision, with former Ireland international Kevin Kilbane slamming the youngster for his lack of loyalty.
Declan Rice has spoken on the abuse he has received since pledging his allegiance to England
The midfielder had made three