Football

Big-spending Russians target Chelsea midfielder - report

Published Add your comment

Frank Lampard is a shock target for Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala, according to Metro, with the Chelsea midfielder reportedly considering a big-money move to the club.

Samuel Eto’o recently singed for the Russian giants for a world record wage last summer, and Anzhi's billionaire owner Suleyman Kerimov wants to add more big names to the squad.

Lampard is now 33-years-old, and is starting to wind down his career for both Chelsea and England. And like Eto’o, he might consider taking a huge payment for his final season.


 

And while Anzhi are said to be preparing a contract for the Chelsea star worth £13 million a season, it would still be difficult to coax Lampard into leaving Stamford Bridge, with the midfielder already having made millions of dollars playing football and possibly wanting to end his career at Chelsea.

Fabio Capello is only reportedly being considered for a management position at the Russian club, and if so, Lampard could be reunited with his country manager once more.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Chelsea
Premier League

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again