Lampard's best: the top five moments in a glorious career
As if hell-bent on proving his manager at the time right, Lampard never looked back after a very promising spell at the club, and although he flourished and improved incredibly after leaving them, certain aspects remained constant for "Lamps" throughout the rest of his career. I am forever grateful for the support of my family, my wife Christine and my two daughters Luna and Isla.
Lampard won every trophy available at domestic level with Chelsea, while European triumphs came in 2012 with the Champions League, and Europa League glory following one year later. The midfielder who is still Chelsea's highest goal scorer received a lot of good wishes from his former mates, coaches and teams. He went on to make 187 appearances for the Hammers, his father's former club, before leaving to join Chelsea for £11 million in June 2001.
In his statement, Lampard noted that he's now working with the FA to obtain coaching qualifications and that he "look [s] forward to pursuing the off-field opportunities that this decision opens".
Lampard scored 10 or more Premier League goals in 10 successive seasons for Chelsea, reaching 22 as he collected a third Premier League winner's medal in 2009-10.
Clement, who was appointed Swans boss in January, coached Lampard at Chelsea.
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A series of loud explosive bangs can then be heard and the two tigers run off, while the first tiger continues to bite the man. The incident occurred at Tiger Hill enclosure at Youngor Wildlife Park in Ningbo city, about 200 kilometres south of Shanghai.
"I would be lying if I told you I didn't try to sign him".
"Chelsea fans gave myself and my teammates such incredible support", he said. I couldn't have done it without them.
One of the very best "box-to-box" midfielders of his generation, Lampard made a habit of arriving late and slamming in goals from outside the area, his tally of 41 goals from outside the box more than anyone in Premier League history.
Sometimes even top footballers can be damned by their statistics, but Lampard's staggering career numbers only serve to underline his greatness. He also scored a record nine penalties for the Three Lions.
'Frank's ability as a player we all know about. "What an wonderful playing career".
Bank of England raises growth forecasts in face of Brexit
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Bastian Schweinsteiger to remain at Man Utd and play in Europa League
Mourinho said , speaking to media following the game. "The only player that is out is De Gea - I'll give him a few days off". Mourinho said: "Bastian stayed in Manchester when we played Hull, so normally he will come into the squad".
A trade war we don't need
The bipartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget found that $120 per U.S. household would be added to the national debt. Another major source of Mexican imports are appliances, including refrigerators, air conditioners and centrifuges.
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Trump has also said, as he did earlier this month as a news conference, that if Putin likes him, that is a good thing. McCain said he would work to reinstate the sanctions in law.
England beat India by 7 wickets in 1st T20
After a super-entertaining Test and following the ODI Series, the India vs England T20I Series is just around the corner. And I thought we handled that pretty well. "Then Moeen was so good in the middle, showed huge amount of experience".
United Kingdom economy defies expectations in Q4
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Germany widens probe of ex-VW CEO Winterkorn
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