Big Phil Scolari walks into Frank Lampard-shaped shitstorm


9th, July 2008

New Chelsea boss bamboozled by Lamps saga
Big Phil: “Frank wants to stay. Very good, yes.”
Lamps: “That’s news to me: unless Chelsea give me a five-year contract, I’m off to Inter.”

Scolari’s claim during his maiden press conference that F-Wank would stay at Chelsea is reported to have triggered an angry confrontation between the midfielder and chief executive Peter Kenyon in the club canteen, of all place.
According to The Times, “Lampard, who watched the press conference at the training ground in Cobham, Surrey, between double sessions, confronted Peter Kenyon in the canteen when the chief executive returned from the nearby Hilton Hotel, where Scolari had been speaking.”
Inter, smelling blood, increased

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