Frank Lampard hints that Reece James will be a starter at Chelsea once he returns from injury

Matt Debono

A 4-0 scoreline which wasn’t a reflection of the game. Better chances, better ball retention - it just didn’t go the way of the visitors. 

Four unforced errors led to all four goals highlights how far the Blues need to come before they are able to compete at the top. 

A squad full of injuries, but head coach Frank Lampard has revealed that he expects Reece James to be a major player in his squad this season. 

“We have some top players out injured coming back soon. Reece James is going to be a big player for us in our squad.”

Cesar Azpilicueta kept Marcus Rashford onside for the third goals on Sunday and fans were quick to turn on him on social media: