Chelsea already settling compo pay-off with Lampard ahead of January market

Chelsea have already laid the foundations for Frank Lampard to leave in January.

Chelsea have already laid the foundations for Frank Lampard to leave in January.

The People says Los Angeles Galaxy are preparing a bid for him which would see him heading to Major League Soccer for the start of next year’s campaign in March.

No talks on a new agreement have been held, leaving Lampard free to speak to overseas clubs in January.

And Sunday People Sport ­understands that certain financial hurdles have been cleared which could see him leave the club in the New Year after a hugely successful 12-year stint.

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