‘I’m very pleased’: Frank Lampard praises Chelsea FC duo

Frank Lampard praises Kurt Zouma and Fikayo Tomori following their recent good form for Chelsea FC

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff
Frank Lampard
Chelsea FC legend Frank Lampard (Photo: BT Sport)

Frank Lampard has singled out Kurt Zouma and Fikayo Tomori for special praise following their recent good form for Chelsea FC.

The pair have been in good form together in central defence for the Blues in recent weeks and they have played a significant role in helping Chelsea FC to climb the Premier League table.

The 21-year-old Tomori has started eight of Chelsea FC’s 11 Premier League games this season, while Zouma has featured in 10 of the Blues’ top-flight games.

They helped the Blues to claim a 2-1 win over Watford in the Premier League on Saturday evening as Chelsea FC made it five wins on the spin in the Premier League.

The pair have been shining in the absence of Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen – and Lampard has admitted that he has been thrilled by their recent form.

Speaking in an interview quoted by Chelsea FC’s website, Lampard said: “I’m very pleased with how they’re both playing [Zouma and Tomori].

“I think they looked very composed against Watford and didn’t look bothered at all throughout the whole game.

“It’s nice they’ve been able to form a little bit of a partnership, but we need all four so when the others come back it’ll be even better for the competition.”

The defensive duo will be hoping to feature when Chelsea FC return to Champions League action with a crunch home clash against Ajax at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night.

The Blues will then host Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday lunchtime before the final international break of the year.

MORE: Latest Chelsea news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip

Follow @thesportreview on Instagram

MORE:

MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal FC latest news

MORE: Chelsea FC latest news

MORE: Liverpool FC latest news

Jurgen Klopp
‘Not cool’: Jurgen Klopp reacts to Liverpool FC star’s injury setback
Jurgen Klopp
‘Not cool’: Jurgen Klopp reacts to Liverpool FC star’s injury setback
Frank Lampard
Frank Lampard makes it clear where he wants Chelsea FC to make signings
Frank Lampard
‘Best player on the pitch’: Frank Lampard raves about 18-year-old Chelsea FC starlet
Jurgen Klopp
Takumi Minamino not happy about his recent Liverpool FC display
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Man United to make summer bid for 23-year-old English defender – report
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Australian Open 2020
Roger Federer
Australian Open 2020: Federer into record 15th quarter-final for first Sandgren meeting
Frank Lampard
Frank Lampard makes it clear where he wants Chelsea FC to make signings
Jurgen Klopp
Journalist claims Kylian Mbappe would ‘consider’ Liverpool FC move