Wilfred Ndidi rescues point for Leicester after first-half howler against Chelsea

Wilfred Ndidi rescues point for Leicester after first-half howler against Chelsea 1

Frank Lampard said managing Chelsea at Stamford Bridge for the first time was the “stuff of dreams”, despite Wilfred Ndidi’s second-half header earning Leicester City a deserved point. Wilfred Ndidi and James Madison Chelsea took the lead when 20-year-old midfielder Mason Mount scored a memorable first goal for the Blues after robbing Ndidi of possession just outside the Foxes penalty area before beating Kasper Schmeichel with a low drive. Lampard’s side started with real intent, Spain forward Pedro volleying into the side-netting and France midfielder N’Golo Kante denied a goal…

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Maurizio Sarri deal to trigger Frank Lampard approach from Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri deal to trigger Frank Lampard approach from Chelsea 2

Chelsea and Juventus remain in talks over a Maurizio Sarri compensation package – with any deal set to trigger a move for Frank Lampard. Derby have not received an approach for Frank Lampard, Sky Sports News understands Juventus are trying to negotiate a deal without the need for compensation, but Chelsea are holding out for the majority of the final year of Sarri’s contract, worth around £5.3m. Any agreement for the 60-year-old to head back to Italy will then prompt an official approach from Chelsea to Derby for permission to…

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