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Dennison: I could see ex-Swansea pal Lampard destined for greatness

Robbie Dennison says former Swansea City teammate Frank Lampard was destined for greatness.

Chelsea ace Lampard, 34, said the experience of living in close quarters with a well-travelled player at the opposite end of his career was an important part of his development.

For his part Dennison, now 49, noticed a rare talent emerging.

"He was very driven lad, ambitious and knew what he wanted to do," Dennison told the Belfast Telegraph.

"He was a fantastic athlete, I remember that, first and foremost. He could run all day and still does now.

"He is a very intelligent lad, who seems to have no airs and graces. He is fully focused on his game. He hasn't done too badly, has he?"

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