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The Liverpool Offside May 5, 2015

Rumour Mongering: Chelsea to Replace Club Legend With Liverpool Flop

The season hasn’t even ended and we’ve already got a contender for most hilariously daft transfer rumour of the summer, with reports claiming Chelsea want Rickie Lambert to replace Didier Drogba. As far as rumours go, the Mirror’s suggestion that Rickie Lambert could head to Chelsea this summer seems as though it must be the work of a random transfer rumour generator. Or perhaps of a bored intern scrolling through Football Manager databases with his eyes closed and linking whichever name is sat under his index finger once he opens them. Certainly it doesn’t seem the sort of rumour...
Premier League watch: Rickie Lambert to replace Chelsea's Didier...

Premier League watch: Rickie Lambert to replace Chelsea's Didier...

JOHN Terry hopes Chelsea keep Didier Drogba next season — but the Blues have already been linked with Rickie Lambert as a possible replacement.Drogba is a free agent this summer, but Terry said: He's got a massive part to play.Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is said to be looking at alternatives, with Lambert — who has endured a frustrating year at Liverpool — rumoured to be on his shortlist.Arsene Wenger only wants to sign world-class players to bolster his Arsenal...
The Guardian May 5, 2015
Football transfer rumours: Rickie Lambert off to Chelsea? Wait, what?

Football transfer rumours: Rickie Lambert off to Chelsea? Wait, what?

Today’s buzz is glad Simon won (though Emma and Tony ran him close)Picture the scene at Stamford Bridge a year from now. The Chelsea players are on the pitch, smiles on their faces, scarves around their necks, national flags around their waists, another league trophy in their hands. Ignore the soul-crushing inevitability for now and look at the pitch. It is littered with empty champagne bottles, blue confetti and Blue Nun. For some of those players in the centre of it, this is a scene as familiar as breathing or walking or buying solid-gold cars with personalised number plates, cannons that...
Daily Telegraph May 5, 2015
Chelsea transfer news and rumours: Rickie Lambert wanted to fill Didier Drogba's boots

Chelsea transfer news and rumours: Rickie Lambert wanted to fill Didier Drogba's boots

Chelsea transfer gossip: Club consider move for Liverpool striker as replacement for veteran forward
Liverpool Daily Post May 5, 2015
Liverpool's Rickie Lambert can finish on a high

Liverpool's Rickie Lambert can finish on a high

Reds striker showed he's much more than a fan on the pitch
Liverpool Echo May 2, 2015
Blood Red: why Liverpool striker Rickie Lambert deserves a happy ending after his long journey back to Anfield

Blood Red: why Liverpool striker Rickie Lambert deserves a happy ending after his long journey back to Anfield

Fairytale return for boyhood Red has not worked out but true professional can still have Anfield moment to remember

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Rickie Lambert Photos