According to some reports, including a photo of the coach at the club, Lampard will be presented as soon as the social media outage is fixed.
There’s photo evidence that Derby County manager Frank Lampard might leave the club and join Chelsea as their new coach.
The manager appeared today at the club, and many reported that he would sign for the Blues today.
But then Facebook, Whatsapp and Instagram all went down in different parts of the world, which might have delayed the announcement.
Chelsea has 17.4 million followers on Instagram, and 48 million fans on Facebook, which might explain why he has yet to be presented.
Meanwhile, Sky Sports is sure he is the new Blues boss: “Frank Lampard will be confirmed as the new Chelsea manager by Thursday, Sky Sports News understands.”
“It is believed the 41-year-old has been seeking assurances about owner Roman Abramovich’s expectations and the club’s plans once FIFA’s transfer embargo expires,” they added.
“Sky Sports have been told the interview process included an open exchange of views, with both sides wanting to be certain the relationship would work for them.”
— Dio_CFC (@ChelseaFc__Lat) July 3, 2019