Lampard interested in Everton defender. Manchester City also interested

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According to ESPN, Chelsea boss Frank Lampard and Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola are interested in Everton defender Lucas Digne as they weigh-up alternatives to Ben Chilwell.

Chilwell is Lampard’s first choice target for the left-back position but with Leicester City demanding close to £80 million for the England international, Lampard is now looking at other options.

Chilwell is also a top transfer target for Pep Guardiola but the Manchester City boss isn’t willing to spend that much on Chilwell.

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Digne has been one of Everton’s standout players since joining from Barcelona for £18m in 2018 and was named the club’s Player of the Season in his debut year.

Lampard believes he could sign the Everton left-back for less than the amount Leicester City are demanding for Chilwell.

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