At the English Premier League club FC Chelsea, coach Frank Lampard is about to end, according to media reports.
As reported by the “Telegraph” and “The Sun” as well as the TV broadcaster Sky, the decision could be announced this Monday.
Accordingly, the team around the German national team trio Timo Werner, Kai Havertz and Antonio Rüdiger should have been instructed to arrive at the training site on Monday afternoon.
There was no confirmation from the club for the time being.
Club legend Lampard has been under pressure for weeks.
In the Premier League, the Blues are only in ninth place.
The team was strengthened in the summer for almost 250 million euros, including Werner and Havertz.
No club in the world spent more in this transfer window.
Timo Werner comments on Lampard
According to "The Athletic", Lampard is to be inherited from Thomas Tuchel.
The German coach was fired at Paris St.-Germain at Christmas, although he had led the French to the Champions League final for the first time a few months earlier, which they lost 1-0 to Bayern.
There is already a fundamental agreement between Tuchel and Chelsea.
Werner had cautiously commented on the coaching debate on the Clubhouse audio app on Sunday.
“I don't know if a new coach is coming.
I am also not entitled to say: “It has to go or a new one has to be found”. ”It worked with Lampard too.
“In the last few games we played pretty cautiously forward.
If that changes again, we will win again. "
"Can't play upstairs yet"
Chelsea FC is in crisis.
Before the season starts you buy expensive, but are currently only eighth.
Frank Lampard openly admits that the quality is currently not enough.
Source: Stats Perform News