Frank Lampard records first win as Chelsea Manager


Frank Lampard has won his first game as Chelsea manager as they beat St Patrick’s Athletic 4-0 in a pre-season friendly in Dublin.

Mason Mount ran on to Mateo Kovacic’s pass to open the scoring before Emerson Palmieri netted from outside the box.


Olivier Giroud, one of 11 half time substitutes, turned home Kenedy’s cross and added a late fourth to land the Chelsea Legend his first victory as the Blues’ manager.


The Blues drew 1-1 with Bohemians, another Dublin side, in Lampard’s first game in charge on Wednesday.


Lampard, who spent 13 years as a player at Chelsea, left Derby to replace Maurizio Sarri as Blues manager this month.


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