It’s a huge blow for the team, especially coming after the loss of another senior player in Gareth Barry. The fact that the doctor cannot guarantee Frank could take part in any of the group matches means we have to replace him in the central midfield area.Apart from it being a huge blow to me and the team, I’m especially disappointed for Frank himself. He has been in very good form and was looking forward to the tournament. He made a huge contribution towards us qualifying for the Euros so it is cruel to be forced out through injury just before the tournament.
Frank Lampard has been sent for a scan after suffering a thigh injury during training. The Football Association says the England midfielder will be assessed by the medical team tomorrow. Jordan Henderson has been put on standby. More details from from ITV Sport.
I can't believe it. The season we have had, the turn around mid-season, the determination and spirit we've showed. Our main man Didier has done it, dug us out of trouble there. We deserved that, we've grafted for that for a long time.
Chelsea footballer Frank Lampard told ITV News reporter Rags Martel he was happy with Chelsea's 5-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur in the FA Cup semi-final. He said the final would be a "massive test" for Chelsea but said the team had gained a lot of confidence after defeating Spurs.