Although Chelsea have enjoyed success at academy level, few players have gone on to play regularly for the first team. With a transfer ban, Lampard might have to rely heavily on more youth players like Mason Mount.
Amidst reports of him leaving the club in the summer, Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri was seen throwing a temper tantrum in a training session before their clash against Arsenal in the UEFA Europa League final.
With Eden Hazard denying contract negotiations with Chelsea and a transfer looking imminent in the summer, the Belgian thinks that a victory in the Europa League final would be the perfect farewell present.
When Chelsea meet Arsenal in the Europa League final on the shores of the Caspian Sea on Wednesday, it might be coach Maurizio Sarri's last match in charge despite what appears as a solid first year at Stamford Bridge.