Frank Lampard has attracted a lot of fine players to his side as Chelsea were the busiest during the summer transfer window.
Players like Hakim Ziyech, Timo Werner, Thiago Silva, Kai Harvetz and others have joined the former Player, Lampard is Stamford Bridge.
Now reports we are getting is suggesting that N’Golo Kante’s replacement is imminent.
Kante sat in front of the defence during the Blues’ impressive win at Burnley, but according to the Athletic, the long-term plan is to get West Ham player Declan Rice as replacement for the role.
Rice has been one of the top target of Lampard and he’s seen as the best man for the job in the defensive midfielder for the Blues.
Lampard is looking for a perfect team that is compact in all the segments and Rice fit in to what he wants.
Although the deal could not be completed during the summer, but it has refused to go away. It is just a matter of time for Chelsea to have the West Ham strong man to play for the Blues.