Last week, various papers ran with the story that Marcos Alonso had left the stadium after being subbed at half time against West Brom. Frank Lampard was apparently furious about this disrespect to his teammates.
The manager was asked about the incident in his press conference today, and while he said he wasn’t going to “disclose what goes on in the dressing room”, by going on to say that it was important that the team sticks together, he had tacitly admitted the story was true.
We won’t be seeing Alonso in the team anytime soon, we suspect.
You can see the full clip embedded here, with this question coming after 11 minutes: