The Blues Chelsea FC have are officially close to reaching an agreement for a replacement of the Italian manager, Maurizio Sarri, who has left the Stamford Bridge to Juventus FC.
The Blues Chelsea FC were eyeing the signing of the English manager and their legend, Frank Lampard, from the Championship side, Derby County. The appointment of their former legend seems closer than ever after the English Championship side, Derby County, have officially confirmed on their official website and social media accounts that they have granted the permission to Chelsea to negotiate with Frank Lampard his potential move to the Stamford Bridge.
Derby County released an official statment on their official website stating the following: Derby County Football Club can confirm that they have granted permission for Chelsea Football Club to speak to Frank Lampard about the vacant managerial position at Stamford Bridge.”
This confirms that the Blues are on the verge of appointing Frank Lampard as their new manager after several reports that confirm that Lampard was offered the job and was guaranteed at least two seasons in the position.