Chelsea news

Benitez backs Lampard to break record

May 9, 2013
By Miguel delaney
Rafa Benitez has backed Frank Lampard to break Bobby Tambling's scoring record - even though the Chelsea manager can only guarantee the midfielder an appearance in one of the three remaining games of the season.

• Lampard hopes for Jose return

Lampard is currently on 201 goals, one behind Tambling's milestone. Benitez has said the midfielder will start away to Aston Villa this Saturday, but any help he wants to give the player has to be balanced by his need to send ...

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