Lampard out for three more weeks
Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard will be sidelined for another
three weeks after suffering a muscular injury in training on
The England star, 32, suffered an injury to his abductor muscle
towards the end of Thursday’s session, having been on course for a
return to action on Sunday against Sunderland following a two-month
stint on the sidelines with a hernia problem.
Brazilian defender Alex will also miss the match with a knee
injury but Nicolas Anelka is back after missing the midweek win
over Fulham with a back injury.