Lampard welcomes Chelsea’s new arrival Hazard

Frank Lampard is delighted that in-demand midfielder Eden Hazard is joining Chelsea.

Frank Lampard is delighted that in-demand midfielder Eden Hazard is joining Chelsea.

"It is very exciting to hear the news. I haven't seen so much of the French football but everyone I speak to says he is a very top player, a very top young player," Lampard said.

"If he can bring that youth and hunger and ability into our team, then he'll be very welcome.

"Joe Cole knows him very well and spent a year at Lille with him.

"Talking about those type of players, Joe is very honest and knowledgeable and he has been very impressed with him."

 

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