Lampard confirms player will start against Liverpool

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Ahead of Sunday’s Premier League clash against Liverpool at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has confirmed striker Timo Werner will start against the Reds.

Lampard is confident Werner is ready to take on Virgil van Dijk and co later today at Stamford Bridge.

Lampard said: “I will like to see Timo coming up against a fantastic Liverpool defence tomorrow. I have no worries with how he will approach it in terms of the size, speed and strength of Liverpool. I’m sure Timo will back himself and give everything.”

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Werner impressed in his Chelsea debut against Brighton, winning a penalty which Jorginho scored for Chelsea’s opener.

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