Lampard: Chelsea ‘dominated every aspect of the game’

Frank Lampard thought Chelsea “dominated every aspect” of their 1-0 defeat to Newcastle United on Saturday evening.

Isaac Hayden headed the returning Allan Saint-Maximin’s cross past Kepa Arrizabalaga four minutes into stoppage time to send the home fans among a crowd of 52,217 at St James’ Park into raptures. Read more

Lampard ‘won’t be embarrassed’ by Chelsea transfer activity

Frank Lampard has insisted Ross Barkley is going nowhere despite West Ham admitting interest in signing the Chelsea midfielder on loan.

Barkley has just shaken off a niggling foot injury and forced his way back into Chelsea’s first team picture, and impressed in the Blues’ 3-0 Premier League win over Burnley. Read more

Lampard gives thoughts on prospect of Chelsea outcast leaving

Frank Lampard has admitted it would be a calculated gamble to let Olivier Giroud leave Chelsea without signing a replacement.

Blues boss Lampard has given the clearest indication yet that Giroud could leave Stamford Bridge in the January window, conceding the France striker could depart even if no replacement arrives this month. Read more

Big Weekend: Spurs v Liverpool, Lampard, Everton, Matic

Game to watch – Tottenham v Liverpool
How Jose Mourinho would relish being the manager to halt Liverpool’s march towards invincibility. In years gone by, he might have been well fancied to pull it off, but in the here and now it is difficult to imagine a worse time for Mourinho’s Tottenham to be facing the rampant Reds. Read more