Chelsea manager Frank Lampard already breaking Records
August 11, 2019
Lampard suffered the heaviest defeat by a Chelsea manager in his first match in
charge since Danny Blanchflower lost 7-2 to Middlesbrough in December 1978.
a second consecutive season, Manchester United’s first goal of their Premier
League campaign has been a penalty (also Paul Pogba v Leicester City in
will end the day in the Premier League relegation-zone for the first time since
30 September 2000.
his debut in September 2015, Anthony Martial has scored 49 goals in all
competitions for Manchester United – more than any other player.
last manager before Frank Lampard to lose by four or more goals in his first
Premier League match in charge was Gustavo Poyet in October 2013 (Swansea City
starting XI average age was 25 years and 199 days – compared to Manchester
United’s average age of 24 years and 227 days.
United have a full week to prepare for the game at Wolves on 19
August (20:00 BST). Before then, Chelsea play two games – the Uefa Super Cup
against Liverpool in Instanbul on Wednesday and a home league game with Leicester next