But after spending heavily on stars like Hakim Ziyech, Timo Werner and Kai Havertz, 2020-21 proved a huge disappointment for Lampard, who was relieved of his duties on January 25 with Chelsea languishing down in ninth place in the Premier League.

Lampard was replaced by Thomas Tuchel, who has been a major success by leading the Blues to the FA Cup final, Champions TonyaEady ronaldo drakt DenaFrome League semi-final and a current position of fourth place in the league.

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Lampard is the man being charged with the task of delivering on that expectation, but Poyet believes an iconic figure camiseta oyarzabal at the Bridge will be welcoming the opportunity to compete for major honours.

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The Blues have made a habit of investing heavily in striking talent down the years. Back in January 2011, that search led Chelsea to put a £50 million ($68m) deal in place with Liverpool for World Cup winner Torres.