Frank Lampard is pushing harder and harder for January reinforcements, and in each passing press conference he’s more and more open about what we need.
In today’s presser he made it very clear – he said “the impetus… is there” to bring in a “striker or player to get on the end of these chances.”
“The impetus to bring in a striker or players to get on the end of these chances we’re creating is there… when you’re creating 20 chances a game and not scoring that can be crucial” – Lampard still pushing for signings, not clear why he doesn’t think Giroud can play that role.
— Will Faulks (@willfaulks) January 24, 2020
The injury to Tammy Abraham makes this need all the more acute. It sounds like he will be back next week, but going forward other options are vital.
You can see the discussion in the clip embedded here, with this answer coming after one minute: