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Sport Frank Lampard's job on the line as Chelsea consider replacements - report

13:25  21 january  2021
13:25  21 january  2021 Source:   fourfourtwo.com

Marvin Humes and Mark Wright share messages of support for Frank Lampard after he’s sacked from Chelsea

  Marvin Humes and Mark Wright share messages of support for Frank Lampard after he’s sacked from Chelsea Frank Lampard’s famous friends have reached out to the star after he was sacked as Chelsea manager.After the news broke on Monday, 42 year old Frank’s celebrity friends took to Instagram to speak out on the decision and send him their love.

Frank Lampard is running out of time to save his job , with Chelsea alarmed at a run of form that has dropped Lampard ' s Chelsea lack an identity or plan – the job looks too big for him. Read more. Lampard is clinging on for now and is line to face pivotal home games against Wolves and Burnley

Chelsea would prefer not to appoint an interim manager mid-season, potentially giving Frank Lampard even more time to try and turn the situation around. There is still hope that Lampard can improve the team and bring a resurgence - some sources would point to the resurgences of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

The Chelsea board have begun identifying potential successors to Frank Lampard, according to reports.

Frank Lampard in a blue shirt © Provided by FourFourTwo Frank Lampard

A 2-0 defeat by Leicester on Tuesday has increased the pressure on Lampard, who has overseen wins in just two of his side’s last eight Premier League games.

Chelsea sit eighth in the table at the midway stage of the campaign and will drop to ninth if Aston Villa beat Newcastle on Saturday.

Lampard was given a sizable transfer kitty in last summer’s window and spent more than £200m on new additions.

The former England international has struggled to get the best out of Timo Werner and Kai Havertz so far this season.

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Lampard is under increasing pressure to keep his job following Chelsea ’ s 2-0 defeat to Leicester City on Tuesday evening. Chelsea have now lost five out of their last eight Premier League games and after an encouraging start to the campaign, Lampard ’ s side now appear to be on course to battle out for a

Frank Lampard accepted his Chelsea side were well beaten at Leicester tonight and pinpointed the They were clear individual errors that will give goals away.’ Lampard considered the task his I took this job knowing there will be difficult times. We had a ban, we had young players, at the minute we

And members of the Chelsea hierarchy are growing increasingly concerned about the team’s results and performances.

According to the Guardian, the board have begun to look for potential replacements in the event of Lampard losing his job.

The report states that Lampard does not have long to convince his superiors that he is still the right man for the job.

Roman Abramovich could intervene if Chelsea fall too far behind the top four, with the Blues currently five points adrift of the final Champions League qualification spot.

Thomas Tuchel has been linked with the position and the former PSG boss has alerted the club that he would be interested in taking charge at Stamford Bridge.

Ralf Rangnick has been mentioned as a potential short-term appointment, perhaps before Chelsea target RB Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsmann in the summer.

Lampard feels Chelsea's win over Luton can help revive their season

  Lampard feels Chelsea's win over Luton can help revive their season The Blues relieved some of the pressure on their manager with a 3-1 win that booked their place in round five. Lampard also leapt to the defence of Kepa Arrizabalaga and Timo Werner.The Blues relieved some of the pressure on their manager with a 3-1 win that booked their place in round five.

Frank Lampard accepted his Chelsea side were well beaten at Leicester tonight and pinpointed the They were clear individual errors that will give goals away.’ Lampard considered the task his I took this job knowing there will be difficult times. We had a ban, we had young players, at the minute we

Frank Lampard is on the brink at Chelsea of being sacked after another shoddy display. It spells bad news for Lampard , whose hopes of clinging to his job may have already evaporated. Roman Abramovich has sacked managers for much less during his time in charge at Stamford Bridge, while

Max Allegri and Ralph Hasenhuttl are also thought to be in the frame should Lampard be relieved of his duties.

The former Derby head coach has 18 months remaining on the three-year deal he signed in west London in 2019.

Chelsea face Luton in the fourth round of the FA Cup this weekend, before a crunch clash with Wolves in the Premier League on Wednesday.

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