Frank Lampard apologises for insulting Americans post-9/11

Frank Lampard has apologised for drunkenly insulting Americans in the wake of the September 11 attacks.

The former Chelsea midfielder, who has joined New York City FC, told ITV News he will go to the 9/11 memorial to pay his respects.

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Frank Lampard joins New York City FC

Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard has joined New York City FC, the Major League Soccer franchise have announced.

The 36-year-old left Chelsea at the end of last season after 13 seasons and as the clubs record goal scorer with 211 goals.

New York City are co-owned by Manchester City and Major League Baseball's New York Yankees.

Lampard start with New York in February 2015, when the MLS season gets underway.

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