Frank Lampard out to prove Roy Keane wrong after heated Super Sunday debate | Football News

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Last Updated: 20/01/20 11:09pm

Frank Lampard admits he is out to silence doubters like Roy Keane by making a success of his Chelsea tenure.

Keane sarcastically claimed Lampard has “all the answers for Chelsea” in a heated Sky Sports panel discussion with Jamie Carragher on Sunday.

The former Manchester United captain questioned Lampard’s progress at Chelsea while defending Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s situation at Old Trafford, in the wake of Liverpool’s commanding 2-0 win at Anfield.

Lampard was quick to sidestep any clash with Keane but revealed his surprise his name cropped up in the discussion.

2:55 Jamie Carragher and Roy Keane had a heated debate over whether player recruitment or their pick of managers has been the reason for Manchester United’s decline in recent years

Jamie Carragher and Roy Keane had a heated debate over whether player recruitment or their pick of managers has been the reason for Manchester United’s decline in recent years

“I watched it, it was good viewing wasn’t it? It makes your ears prick up,” said Lampard, who took over at Chelsea last summer after just one season at Derby.

“I don’t think being English gives you any sort of a bye from criticism, in fact I’ve heard quite a lot…