MANCHESTER – Frank Lampard loan period at Manchester City should be ended in January 2015. However, the club confirmed that the former Chelsea long it will still light blue uniform.
“Manchester City confirm that we have agreed with Frank Lampard to extend the contract until the end of the season. As well as continuing to City Lampard role in domestic and European competitions,” the statement of the Citizens, quoting from the Mirror, Thursday (01/01/2015).
Lampard is a player belonging to Major League Soccer (MLS), New York FC, which actually has no affiliation with the City. Loan creative midfielder Lampard done so that it can maintain their fitness in the MLS off. But it seems that the role of the former England midfielder was difficult to be ignored by the City.
Since strengthen the City at the beginning of the season, Lampard has played 17 times and accounted for six touchdowns, good stats for players aged 36 years. City manager Manuel Pellegrini also claim they want Lampard services at the Etihad Stadium.