Jody Morris, Lampard’s assistant manager at Derby County last season looks likely to follow the 41-year-old to Stamford Bridge.
However, it seems that goalkeeping coach Shay Given will stop short of doing such a thing, after reportedly turning down the opportunity to coach at Stamford Bridge, according to Simon Phillips.
Shay Given looks to have turned down the chance to follow Frank Lampard to Chelsea. pic.twitter.com/sU1SSchk0Y
— Simon Phillips (@SiPhillipsSport) July 2, 2019
It seems Chelsea fans aren’t going to lose any sleep over the rejection from the former-Manchester City and Newcastle goalkeeper, with some fans more than happy with the reports.
Here is a selection of tweets from fans, who are more than happy to be rejected by the former Irish international Given:
Great stuff. Hilario all day long >>>>>
— Lamps (@LampardLegacy8) July 2, 2019
Carlo is better
— Chelsea Bear (@telkeebs) July 2, 2019
— Vidzy (@iamvidzy) July 2, 2019
no space with hilario, lollichon and cudicini there. Dont need him.
— CfCBlueHeaven (@qkpodcast) July 2, 2019
Good, the only one I didn’t want
— tHeFaKeReGiStA (@andrew85093195) July 2, 2019
Some good news then
— Gary (@gow61) July 2, 2019