The Hammers gaffer is aware of the speculation, Declan Rice to Chelsea but it turns out Moyes wants his highly-rated countryman in return.

David Moyes is completely conscious of the speculation indicating that Declan Rice is desired back in Chelsea, however, the West Ham manager has promised he would require Billy Gilmour in any arrangement with the Blues.

There’s been no official approach from Stamford Bridge as it has to do with an England global midfielder on the novels of a London rival.

Rice is, nevertheless, well called the Blues having spent lots of decades within their academy system for a youngster.

He’s currently a Premier League star, and it has sparked the conversation of big-money bids being tabled by challenging clubs seeking additional reinforcement in the center of the playground.

Moyes doesn’t have plans to associate with Rice but has joked he would seem to property Gilmour if any strategy were to be obtained from Chelsea.

He’s a huge fan of a fellow Scot who has burst on the scene in 2019-20 as a precociously-gifted 18-year-old.

Moyes advised BBC Sport of Gilmour: “The one [Scottish participant ] who when I could signal tomorrow I’d is Billy Gilmour following his opening performances for Chelsea.

“He has appeared just like a seasoned expert, he has looked like someone who is hungry, who is in love with the match ”

Moyes added on Gilmour, together with all the Rice rumours hinted in: “He is standard of what my thoughts are of exactly what Scottish players were just like going back many, many decades. We’re consistently fantastic gamers, really talented soccer players, and in the instant Billy Gilmour at the brief time, I have seen him have appeared like this all day.

“We will need to begin getting a Scottish national group which provides us some hope, but he is definitely a very talented looking participant.

“I was laughing because I keep getting told that Chelsea want Declan Rice, so I thought well I could just decide I need Billy Gilmour and determine how it goes”

Any suitor of Rice would have to dig deep so as to receive any arrangement for the 21-year-old setup.

It’s been noted that provides of £50 million-plus will be asked to lure West Ham into launching discussions.

Chelsea, meanwhile, don’t have any intention of parting with Gilmour later viewing him prove he can be a significant part of Frank Lampard’s exciting young side for several years to come.