Frank Lampard Archive

Frank Lampard turns down £20M Drogba reunion

Chelsea veteran Frank Lampard is said to have turned down a huge £250K a week two-year deal at Guizhou Renhe, Where Didier Drogba and Nicholas Anelka are currently plying their trade. The Chinese Super League side declared that they had signed the Chelsea legend on their official website, claiming he would be becoming their club

Petr Cech refuses to rule out Lampard stay

Chelsea no.1 Petr Cech has refused to accept that Frank Lampard has no chance of being offered an extension to his contract, despite reports suggesting he has been told to leave. Lampard has been in fine form for the Blues in recent weeks, scoring 5 goals in his last 7 games. Despite his recent form,

Chelsea four-some in ruining Stoke’s home record

Chelsea scored 4 goals in their 4-0 demolition of Stoke City today, giving the hosts their first home loss since February of last year. Chelsea have to thank Stoke’s Jonathan Walters for their first two goals, with two defensive headers beating Begovic in the hosts goal on the stroke of half time, and then again

Chelsea put ‘New Patrick Vieira’ top of their January hit-list

Chelsea are said to have put Guingamp midfielder Giannelli Imbula at the top of their January shortlist, after receiving highly encouraging scout reports from their top scouts. The 20 year-old is a regular for Guingamp in the French second-tier, and has been watched closely by London rivals Arsenal and Queens Park Rangers. Chelsea are confident

‘Frank Lampard welcome at Juventus with open arms’ says Pirlo

Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo has expressed his admiration for Frank Lampard, insisting he would love to play alongside him in Italy. The Chelsea legend’s contract is due to expire at the end of the season, and Roman Abramovich has reportedly refused to offer the 34 year-old an extension. No official stance has been given by

Benitez: Out with the old, in with the new

Chelsea interim manager Rafa Benitez gave the biggest hint yet that Frank Lampard and the other “legends” may be on their way out in the near future. Lampard and Ashley Cole’s contracts are due to expire at the end of the season, and have yet to be offered new contracts. It had been reported that

Chelsea target Real Betis’ midfield maestro

Chelsea are said to be eyeing up a move for Real Betis midfielder Beñat Etxebarria, who is available for €20million. The 25 year-old’s contract is set to expire in 18 months, leading various suitors to believe he could be available for a cut-price deal. The Betis boss has refuted such claims, insisting Beñat will not

John Terry: Chelsea should retire Lampard’s No.8 shirt number

Chelsea captain John Terry has claimed that the Blues should retire Frank Lampard’s jersey number, as a tribute to his contribution to the club. Lampard is set to leave the Blues on a free-transfer at the end of the season, with Roman Abramovich reluctant to extend the 34 year-old’s contract. Terry tweeted: “Devastated is an

Abramovich still looking elsewhere as Frank Lampard continues to impress

Frank Lampard put in a man of the match performance yesterday in Chelsea’s 2-1 win over Everton at Goodison Park yesterday, but admits he still has no offer on the table. The England central midfielder’s current deal is set to expire at the end of the season, and the 34 year-old is allowed to talk

Chelsea legend Lampard praises David Luiz’s inspirational midfield display

Chelsea veteran midfielder Frank Lampard praises David Luiz, after the defender put in a good display in a midfield role in the 8-0 drubbing of Aston Villa. David Luiz has been tipped to make his mark in midfield for some time, and with John Obi Mikel’s African Cup of Nations trip coming up in a