first_imgFormer Liverpool midfielder Jamie Redknapp insists Derby County manager Frank Lampard should be proud of his team’s display against Chelsea.The Rams put in an excellent display, coming back from a goal down on two separate occasions during their 3-2 loss to the blues in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday night.Defenders Fikayo Tomori and then Richard Keogh both scored own goals, but Derby twice bounced back with goals from Jack Marriott and Martyn Waghorn, and they even had good chances late in the game, to extend the tie to penalties.“There were a couple of big moments at the end when Richard Keogh and David Nugent nearly scored, but he will be so proud of his team with the way they played and the way they passed the ball,” Redknapp told Sky Sports.Frank Lampard, Chelsea, Premier LeagueFrank Lampard admits Chelsea may struggle for top-six spot Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Chelsea manager Frank Lampard couldn’t offer any guarantees on a top-six finish this season due to the strong competition.“He would have learned a lot about them today and they have come so far in a short spell under him. I thought they played really well today.”“They have got players who showed they will be more than capable of holding their own if they come up to the Premier League. But now they have gone out and they can concentrate on the Championship, which is what is so important now.”“Frank will be devastated that they have lost the game but now they can have a rest and go again in the league. The aim is to come up and play in the Premier League.”last_img

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