Jorginho fortunate to avoid second yellow at Arsenal, says Frank Lampard | Football News

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Lampard also reveals Chelsea players held ‘aggressive’ inquest at half-time after below-par first-half display

Last Updated: 30/12/19 10:26am

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Frank Lampard says Jorginho brought the spirit needed to change the game around in their 2-1 win over Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium

Frank Lampard says Jorginho brought the spirit needed to change the game around in their 2-1 win over Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium

Frank Lampard conceded Jorginho was fortunate avoid a second yellow card moments before he sparked Chelsea’s stunning late comeback at Arsenal.

The Brazilian was the beneficiary of a howler from Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno, cancelling out Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s first-half header on 83 minutes before Tammy Abraham struck the winner three minutes from time.

Jorginho, introduced from the bench after just 34 minutes as Lampard scrambled for a response to Arsenal’s dominant start, was booked for a preventing Alexandre Lacazette from breaking on the counter on 55 minutes but escaped a second yellow for a…