Frank Lampard: Hard for Chelsea plays to stay focused amid coronavirus crisis | Football News

Last Updated: 27/03/20 4:23pm

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has been speaking on the impact the coronavirus has had on his players

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says it is hard for players to stay focused and motivated during the coronavirus pandemic with no concrete timetable to when football will return.

The Blues squad continue to train at home during the lockdown initiated by the Government with a target date for a resumption of the season on April 30 looking optimistic.

Speaking with Chelsea’s ‘The 5th Stand’ official club app via FaceTime, Lampard said: “It is very difficult at the moment because we have got nothing concrete in front of us.

“We have seen that things can change very quickly, so we can only go by the dates we have been given but daily or probably weekly we are looking at it, saying: ‘well, how do we train? What does it look like?

“The last thing I want to do when the players are in this position is to try and push and push and push (them) for no reason.”

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