The Evening Standard

FA Cup glory could propel Chelsea into successful new era as Frank Lampard project takes shape

June 29, 2020

Another Wembley date looms for Chelsea. Their FA Cup semi-final will be their 27th visit to the national stadium since it was rebuilt — and potentially their most significant for some time.

If Frank Lampard can lift his first trophy as a manager at the end of this season, it would be the ideal launchpad for his greater ambition of making Chelsea a title force again.

Lampard won everything as a player at Stamford Bridge and learned under Jose Mourinho how the first piece of silverware creates a winning culture.