With Frank Lampard having been linked with Chelsea for a number of weeks, many fans thought the signing would’ve been confirmed by now.
However, the saga continues to drag on with fresh developments on Monday. Derby County announced that they had given Lampard the first two days of pre-season off so that talks can continue with regards to a move to his former club Chelsea.
However, following a report from the Daily Mirror that Lampard will be confirmed as the new Chelsea manager in the next 48 hours, Chelsea fans aren’t too pleased.
— Chelsea HQ (@Chelsea_HQ) July 1, 2019
Many Chelsea fans seemed to be less than pleased with the Daily Mirror, following the report of the deal being confirmed in 48 hours.
Here is a selection of tweets from fans after the report from the Daily Mirror, with many fans not best pleased:
Another 48 hours?
— Gershon ‘The12th Man Movement’ Forde (@NomadicNesis) July 2, 2019
It was 48 hours 3 weeks ago ????
— Tyler (@TylerinElPaso) July 1, 2019
48 hours ????
— G. (@Chels7a) July 1, 2019
— Elizabeth O (@lizzshiny) July 1, 2019
Your 48hrs does not end. Smh
— IG n Snapchat =? (@valsox) July 1, 2019
I love how we’re stuck in a perpetual 48 hrs, Lmao ????????????
— #ReptilesOut (@Noblekaka8) July 1, 2019