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Born : June 20, 1978

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Frank James Lampard is an English professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Chelsea, and the England national team. He also holds the position of vice-captain for his club side. Lampard is best described as a box-to-box midfielder known for goalscoring ability. Lampard began his career at West Ham United, for whom his father Frank Lampard, Sr. had also played. He had secured a place in the first team by the 1997–98 season, and the following year helped the team finish 5th in the Premier League, their highest-ever Premier League placing. In 2001, he moved to rival London club Chelsea for £11 million. From his debut onwards he was ever-present in the Chelsea first team, setting a record 164 consecutive Premier League appearances. He signed a new contract in 2008, becoming the highest paid Premier League footballer at that time, and scored in his first Champions League Final that same year. He won the FA Cup for the second time in 2009, scoring the winning goal in the final. In the 2009–10 season, Lampard won the Premier League title and FA Cup and also had his most prolific season with Chelsea, scoring 22 league goals and 17 league assists. In the 2011-12 season, Lampard captained Chelsea to their first UEFA Champions League title. Internationally, Lampard has been capped 90 times by England since making his debut in October 1999, and has scored 23 goals. He was voted England Player of the Year for two consecutive years in 2004 and 2005. He was top scorer for England in their successful 2006 World Cup qualifying campaign with five goals, and played in the 2006 World Cup. He is England's most prolific penalty taker ever with 7 goals, surpassing the previous record holders, Ron Flowers and Alan Shearer.  

Frank Lampard Latest News & Articles

Top footballers who retired in 2017
Top footballers who retired in 2017
2017 saw an entire generation of legends calling it a day over their playing career.
5 famous father-son duos who played for the same club
5 famous father-son duos who played for the same club
Like father, like son...
5 highest English goalscorers in the Premier League
5 highest English goalscorers in the Premier League
Although the league is now dominated by foreigners, many English players have made their mark over the years.
5 players who have scored the most penalties in the Premier League
5 players who have scored the most penalties in the Premier League
Here's a look at the top 5 penalty takers since the inception of the Premier League
Ex-England forward Emile Heskey planning 'Legends Series' in India; Lampard, Gerrard might be a part of it
Ex-England forward Emile Heskey planning 'Legends Series' in India; Lampard, Gerrard might be a part of it
The forward is planning for a series that will feature famous ex-England footballers playing in India.
Frank Lampard explains how Fabregas' arrival ended his Chelsea career
Frank Lampard explains how Fabregas' arrival ended his Chelsea career
Lampard and Fabregas have played against each other 18 times in their career
Watch: Rio Ferdinand, Paul Scholes, Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard and Gary Lineker try their hand at cricket
Watch: Rio Ferdinand, Paul Scholes, Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard and Gary Lineker try their hand at cricket
The Ashes fever has caught literally everyone.
Reports: Chelsea legend to be appointed as Technical Director at Stamford Bridge
Reports: Chelsea legend to be appointed as Technical Director at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea are set to appoint him by next week!
5 most significant goals by Didier Drogba
5 most significant goals by Didier Drogba
Drogba has been considered by many as the ultimate big game player. Here are some of his most important goals in big games.
Andrea Pirlo and his passes that shaped history
Andrea Pirlo and his passes that shaped history
A quick look at some of the most influential passes that Pirlo made during his career
5 footballers who outshone their fathers
5 footballers who outshone their fathers
How many players surpassed the achievements of their fathers on the football pitch?
10 greatest Chelsea players of Roman Abramovich-era
10 greatest Chelsea players of Roman Abramovich-era
We rank the 10 greatest players to play in Abramovich's time.
5 best midfield bargains of the 21st Century
5 best midfield bargains of the 21st Century
Getting a good deal for a quality player is difficult today but these five midfield stars are some of the best bargain buys of this century.
10 greatest managerial comebacks
10 greatest managerial comebacks
Rafa Benitez and Kenny Dalglish make the list.
6 iconic footballers who announced their retirement in 2016/17
6 iconic footballers who announced their retirement in 2016/17
Some of the modern-day greats including three World Cup winning stars bid farewell to the game in 2016/17
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