Home > Football > England > Premiership > Chelsea 

We need to build momentum - Lampard

Last Updated: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 14:28
Chelsea

Frank Lampard ended his worst Premier League goalscoring run in a decade at West Ham before calling on Chelsea to build some momentum.

The 35-year-old scored twice in the 3-0 win at his former club to end a 10-match scoreless run, since the opening day defeat of Hull, and take his tally to five goals in his last five games against the club he left for Stamford Bridge in 2001.

Chelsea's record goalscorer was given the freedom to roam further forwards with John Obi Mikel in midfield and took full advantage to end a two-match winless run, something of a crisis for Jose Mourinho's men, with just a second away win of the season.

"It was enjoyable, because from the first minute we were on it," Lampard told Chelsea TV.

"We haven't done it well enough away from home this season and having lost some silly points in the last two games we were very up for it.

"It was a very complete performance. We caused them loads of problems.

"Obi in there is a great guarantee behind you. It certainly gives me a few more opportunities to get forward.

"We knew exactly what we needed to do and when we do it like that we're going to win a lot more games than we don't win.

"It's really important now we go on a run and carry on with that form, whether we're home or away."

Have you an opinion on this story? Put your money where your mouth is and claim a free £25 bet.

Related news

Hazard looks doubtful for Blues' next two

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:18

Terry terms reduced in new deal offer

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:53

Holland - Terry to stay at Chelsea

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:18

Inter confirm striker link

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:45

Mourinho linked with shock swap

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:01

Reds to nick Chelsea target

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:29

Atletico fear Costa move

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:52

Inter confirm striker interest

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 06:12

Blues keep tabs on Toffees ace

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 03:55

Holland gives Blues' Hazard hope

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:48