Chelsea press conference live: Frank Lampard on Newcastle defeat, Reece James and transfers

Hello and welcome to St James’ Park where Frank Lampard is set to speak to the media after Chelsea’s 1-0 defeat to Newcastle United.

It was a very scrappy first half, with the game stopped early after Jetro Willems had to be stretchered off with a suspected knee injury.

Joelinton hit the bar for the hosts, while N’Golo Kante went closest for the Blues as he was denied by Martin Dubravka from close range after an excellent Reece James pass.

However, neither side was able to grab a goal in the first 45 minutes of the game.

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The Blues pushed throughout the second half, however really struggled to make anything work and they were hit with a sucker-punch right at the end.

Isaac Hayden popped up in injury time to net the winner.

Read what the Blues boss has to say right here.