Frank Lampard

  • Demba Ba's late goal sends Chelsea through to Champions League semi-finals 09-04-2014 02:53 AM

    London: Chelsea overturned a two-goal deficit against Paris Saint-Germain to reach the Champions League semi-finals on Tuesday, with Paris-born striker Demba Ba clinching a 2-0 win that sent the London club through on away goals with a 3-3 draw. After losing 3-1 in the French capital, Andre Schuerrle began Chelsea's...
  • Mohamed Salah inspires Chelsea to 3-0 win over Stoke City 06-04-2014 12:25 AM

    London: Mohamed Salah scored one goal and played a part in the other two as Chelsea strolled to a 3-0 victory over Stoke to recover from back-to-back losses and reclaim the provisional Premier League lead Saturday. Even though Jose Mourinho downplays Chelsea's title prospects, his team remain in the mix...
  • Leaders Chelsea grab late winner against Everton 22-02-2014 09:02 PM

    London: Chelsea grabbed a winner in the third minute of stoppage time against Everton on Saturday, with goalkeeper Tim Howard seemingly helping the ball into his own net as the Premier League leaders won 1-0. From Frank Lampard's cross, Branislav Ivanovic appeared to slightly flick it down to John Terry....
  • Chelsea's Lampard and Ivanovic ruled out for a month 02-01-2014 08:59 AM

    London: Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard and defender Branislav Ivanovic will be out of action until the end of January, the Chelsea website (www.chelseafc.com) reported on Wednesday. Following a 3-0 Premier League win at Southampton that left his side two points behind leaders Arsenal, manager Jose Mourinho said the injuries they...
  • Arsenal held to a 0-0 draw by Chelsea at Emirates 24-12-2013 08:07 AM

    London: Arsene Wenger failed for the 10th time to get the better of Jose Mourinho as Arsenal were held to a 0-0 draw by Chelsea on Monday, missing a chance to return to the top of the Premier League. The London derby, played with rain swirling around the Emirates Stadium,...
  • England fears no one in football World Cup: Hodgson 06-12-2013 12:47 PM

    London: England football manager Roy Hodgson has said his side would fear no one in the 2014 Brazil World Cup finals. "We respect everybody, we don't fear anybody, as such," he said to the Football Association's website on the eve of the draw, reports Xinhua. "Whatever group we get, we...
  • Hazard brace secures Chelsea 4-3 win at Sunderland 05-12-2013 09:12 AM

    Sunderland: Eden Hazard capped a brilliant performance with two goals as Chelsea came from behind to win 4-3 at last-place Sunderland and stay four points behind leader Arsenal in the Premier League standings. The Belgium international was also provider as he produced the cross that allowed Frank Lampard to head...
  • Frank Lampard scores twice as Chelsea beat West Ham 3-0 24-11-2013 01:30 AM

    London: Frank Lampard tormented his former club West Ham, scoring twice as Chelsea kept in touch with the English Premier League leaders with a 3-0 away win on Saturday. Playing with great pace and discipline, Jose Mourinho's team claimed a much-needed win that kept the Blues within four points of...
  • Golden Lampard leads experimental England against Chile 14-11-2013 10:48 PM

    London: Frank Lampard will receive a special golden cap to mark 100 appearances for England on Friday when he captains what is expected to be a largely experimental team against Chile in a friendly at Wembley. Coach Roy Hodgson, speaking to the media at England's base at Watford, north of...
  • No room for error as England seek World Cup spot 09-10-2013 01:18 PM

    London: England will qualify for the 2014 World Cup finals if they beat Montenegro and Poland in their final two Group H qualifiers and manager Roy Hodgson knows there is no room for error as they seek to secure their place in Brazil. Both matches are at Wembley and England...
  • Frank Lampard joins England's 100 club 11-09-2013 09:04 AM

    Kiev: Frank Lampard became the eighth player to make 100 appearances for England when he was in the starting lineup for his country's World Cup, Group H qualifier away to Ukraine on Tuesday. The Chelsea midfielder is the third Englishman to reach the century milestone in the last 10 months...
  • Brazilian carrot drives Lampard towards 100th cap 08-09-2013 11:52 PM

    London: Evergreen midfielder Frank Lampard said signing off his international career in Brazil was a huge "carrot" as he prepares to earn his 100th cap in a match England dare not lose. England face Ukraine in Kiev on Tuesday with a one-point lead at the top of Group H but...
  • Jose Mourinho's return has lifted Chelsea: Frank Lampard 19-08-2013 06:50 PM

    London: Jose Mourinho's return for a second spell as manager has brought a new feeling of unity at Chelsea, according to club stalwarts Frank Lampard and John Terry. Stamford Bridge was a fractured place last season after crowd favourite Roberto Di Matteo was replaced by interim manager Rafael Benitez, who...
  • EPL: Jose Mourinho's winning return; debut goal for Roberto Soldado 19-08-2013 12:26 AM

    London: Jose Mourinho enjoyed a trouble-free Chelsea return on Sunday, and Tottenham successfully negotiated their Premier League opener amid the transfer uncertainty surrounding Gareth Bale. Chelsea ripped apart Hull inside 25 minutes at Stamford Bridge, with goals from Oscar and Frank Lampard securing a 2-0 victory. While Lampard had earlier...
  • Chelsea mark Jose Mourinho's EPL return with Hull win 18-08-2013 10:45 PM

    London: Chelsea marked Jose Mourinho's Premier League return by overwhelming Hull 2-0 on Sunday as unity was restored following a season of division at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea ripped Hull apart from the start of their season opener, scoring both goals by the 25th minute. Oscar slotted in the first in...
  • Romelu Lukaku's goal helps Chelsea to 2-1 win over Roma 11-08-2013 09:45 AM

    Washington: Romelu Lukaku scored in the 89th minute to lift Chelsea to a 2-1 victory over Roma in their final tuneup before opening English Premier League play next weekend. Frank Lampard leveled the score for Chelsea in the 61st minute after Eric Lamela's opportunistic strike put Roma ahead in the...
  • Mourinho convinced Lampard to continue with Chelsea 17-07-2013 12:26 PM

    Back at Stamford Bridge for his second tenure with the club, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has revealed that he persuaded the club's leading goal scorer Frank Lampard to extend his stay with the Blues. Speculations of Lampard being closely linked to MLS were running rampage after the end of last...
  • England held 1-1 by Ireland in peaceful match 30-05-2013 09:14 AM

    London: At least this time England and Ireland managed to complete their match. A scrappy, but peaceful, 1-1 draw on Wednesday left both teams at Wembley Stadium breathing a huge sigh of relief. This was the first time the rivals had faced each other on a football pitch since hooliganism...
  • IBNLive's EPL team of the season 2012-13 21-05-2013 08:04 AM

    With the 2012-13 English Premier League (EPL) title having been decided, IBNLive runs the rule over the most valuable players. Enjoy! David de Gea: The Manchester United goalkeeper was slammed by critics initially for committing errors but the young Spaniard proved everyone wrong in the second half of the season,...
  • Frank Lampard to stay at Chelsea for another season 16-05-2013 05:48 PM

    London: Only hours after helping Chelsea with another European title, Frank Lampard was given a one-year contract extension by the Premier League club. The 34-year-old Lampard, the club's all-time leading scorer, had initially been told he was not wanted beyond the end of the season. But Chelsea, who added the...
  • Frank Lampard poised to sign new Chelsea deal 16-05-2013 10:05 AM

    Amsterdam: Frank Lampard suggested he was on the verge of signing a new contract with Chelsea after leading the London club to a 2-1 victory over Benfica in the Europa League final on Wednesday. The 34-year-old midfielder, who broke Chelsea's all-time scoring record when his double against Aston Villa on...
  • Record-breaker Lampard gives Abramovich a nudge 11-05-2013 10:48 PM

    Frank Lampard became Chelsea's all-time leading goalscorer on Saturday with two trademark strikes against Aston Villa, providing another demonstration of his value with his future at the European champions still uncertain. Lampard, who made his Chelsea debut nearly 12 years ago, struck in the 61st and 88th minutes at Villa...
  • Lampard all-time leading scorer for Chelsea after 2-1 win vs Villa 11-05-2013 07:36 PM

    Birmingham: Frank Lampard became Chelsea's all-time leading scorer with a double against Aston Villa on Saturday that clinched a 2-1 victory and pushed his club closer to Champions League qualification. From midfield, Lampard has now scored 203 goals during 12 years with Chelsea - surpassing the record held by Bobby...
  • Oscar, Lampard score in Chelsea's 2-0 win over Swansea 29-04-2013 12:01 AM

    London: Chelsea kept up their push for a Champions League spot by beating Swansea 2-0 on Sunday with both goals coming shortly before the halftime break. Oscar put Chelsea ahead at Stamford Bridge in the 44th minute and Frank Lampard then doubled the lead from the penalty spot a minute...