9:23 PM EST, Fri December 26, 2014

West Brom v Man City: Frank Lampard's possible return and more things to look forward to

Manuel Pellegrini's Blues could record a club-record ninth consecutive victory if they pick up three points at the Hawthorns on Boxing Day.
Bitter and Blue Dec 23, 2014

Should we expect a season long Lampard stay?

As a decision over Frank Lampard's City future moves ever closer it is unsurprising that Manuel Pellegrini is being asked more and more about it. What has been noticeable though (and this was mentioned by Rob Pollard on a recent Blue Moon podcast) that there has been an increasingly positive drip feed from Pellegrini. We have moved steadily from it being up in the air, through to a possibility and now that effectively it is being negotiated - even so much as saying after the Leicester that Lampard himself wants to stay. The expectation now though is surely that he stays longer than his...
The Guardian Dec 23, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini expects decision on Frank Lampard’s future ‘in days’

Manuel Pellegrini expects decision on Frank Lampard’s future ‘in days’

• ‘New York City would not be upset if Lampard stays’• Manchester City expect situation will be resolved in next few days• Hart relishes going toe-to-toe with ChelseaManuel Pellegrini has denied New York City FC will be upset if Frank Lampard extends his loan beyond December, with the manager stating they are having “long conversations” with Manchester City’s sister club to resolve the situation.The manager wants the midfielder to continue at the champions and Lampard has indicated he wants to stay on longer. Pellegrini believes the 36-year-old’s future at City will be...
Man City transfer gossip: Sneijder key to Lampard riddle, De Bruyne link

Man City transfer gossip: Sneijder key to Lampard riddle, De Bruyne link

Manchester City's hopes of brining in Wesley Sneijder to free up Frank Lampard have been blocked by Galatasaray, according to reports.
Daily Mail Dec 21, 2014

Jose Mourinho got it wrong over Frank Lampard... the Chelsea legend could still have done a job at Stamford Bridge

MARTIN SAMUEL: It seems increasingly likely that Frank Lampard will play a major and far-reaching part in Manchester City’s title campaign this season. 

Man City cannot afford to lose Lampard says ex-team-mate

Manchester City cannot afford to lose Frank Lampard in the new year, according to one England ex-team-mate.
Lion Of Vienna Suite Dec 18, 2014

Lennon Likens Eidur Gudjohnsen to Frank Lampard

Good call - I can totes see the similiarities Speaking to the Bolton News, Wanderers boss Neil Lennon has compared new signing Eidur Gudjohnsen to Chelsea legend Frank Lampard, now plying his trade at Manchester City. Comparing the impact that the player has made to City to the move made by Bolton Wanderers to re-sign the Icelandic forward, Lennon said: "Frank's playing for Man City and he's played for Chelsea - the big teams," He continued: "We're not a big team in the Championship but we're hoping that Eidur can have an impact here" He then went on to say: "I played in the Champions...
Daily Mail Dec 15, 2014

Jose Mourinho says he gas no regrets about letting Frank Lampard leave Chelsea... despite his good form at Manchester City

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho insists the club made the right decision in not keeping Frank Lampard as it would have hindered the development of younger players.
Daily Mail Dec 13, 2014

Frank Lampard equals Thierry Henry's all-time Premier League total of 175 goals

Frank Lampard's opener for Manchester City saw the midfielder equal Thierry Henry's all-time Barclays Premier League total of 175 goals. 
The Independent Dec 13, 2014
Chelsea 2 Hull 0: Blues might have won but allowing Frank Lampard to leave continues to cost Jose Mourinho

Chelsea 2 Hull 0: Blues might have won but allowing Frank Lampard to leave continues to cost Jose Mourinho

Chelsea's decision to allow Frank Lampard to leave the club raised more than a few eyebrows in the summer, but is providing a real cause for concern for their fans now.
The Independent Dec 13, 2014
Leicester vs Manchester City match report: Frank Lampard delivers once again to keep City in hot pursuit of his former club Chelsea

Leicester vs Manchester City match report: Frank Lampard delivers once again to keep City in hot pursuit of his former club Chelsea

Veteran Frank Lampard delivered again for Manchester City as the champions overcame the absence of any senior strikers to beat Leicester 1-0.
Frank Lampard: New York City to spend pre-season in Manchester

Frank Lampard: New York City to spend pre-season in Manchester

MLS franchise's training plans could boost Manchester City's hopes of extending midfielder Lampard's loan.
Frank Lampard: Why Man City must keep midfielder

Frank Lampard: Why Man City must keep midfielder

The former Chelsea midfielder's impact at the Etihad Stadium has impressed Blues, who are desperate for England's centurion to extend his loan.
Bitter and Blue Dec 2, 2014

Lampard and an extended City stay

Frank Lampard was again on the scoresheet for City this past weekend in the win at Southampton which led to another round of speculation over his future at the club. Lampard's growing effect on the club is apparent, something noted by Pablo Zabaleta and he is of course due to join New York City FC in January for the start of pre-season training ahead of their inaugral MLS season which begins in mid-March. Previous reports though have suggested this could be delayed until February, benefiting City during the period in which Yaya Toure is expected to away at the African Cup of Nations. It...
The Guardian Dec 2, 2014
Frank Lampard’s enduring excellence makes Manchester City stay a formality | Jamie Jackson

Frank Lampard’s enduring excellence makes Manchester City stay a formality | Jamie Jackson

The midfielder will surely extend his stay with Manchester City beyond January and do not be surprised if he plays a crucial role in their title race with his former club Chelsea• Pellegrini wants Lampard to stay at Manchester CityTo stand only one goal behind Thierry Henry in the Premier League’s all-time scoring charts is a measure of Frank Lampard’s supreme talent. To score as many in all competitions as Yaya Touré this season – five – with far less game-time is another. And to have the best top-flight strike rate of a goal every 68 minutes, to lead Sergio Agüero (81) and Diego...

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