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The game against Barcelona was Frank Lampard’s biggest test in Chelsea’s pre-season schedule and the Chelsea legend passed with flying colours after a 2-1 result against the Spanish champions, courtesy of goals from Tammy Abraham and Ross Barkley.
The Blues were energetic against the Spanish champions and could have easily scored more.
Chelsea will kick off our Premier League season with a game against Manchester United at Old Trafford and Daily Star’s Callum Vurley has revealed five players Chelsea boss Frank Lampard must start against Manchester United.
Lampard has been urged to start Jorginho against Manchester United after his constant aggression and passing ability against Barcelona on Tuesday. He provided the assist for Tammy Abraham’s goal after he closed down Barcelona’s Sergio Busquets.
Christian Pulisic made his first Chelsea start in the game against Barcelona and Lampard has been urged to start the American international against Manchester United after his impressive performance against Barcelona.
Daily Star’s Callum Vurley also believes it would be harsh not to reward Mason Mount with a start against Manchester United as he has impressed in the No.10 role, linking up play and providing a goal threat too.
Lampard reserved special praise for Mateo Kovacic after his performance against Barcelona and Vurley believes the Croatian should start against Manchester United.
Lampard was also urged to start Tammy Abraham against Manchester United. According to Vurley, after the game against Barcelona, there’s no doubt that Abraham should start against Manchester United.
Do you think these five players should start against Manchester United?