Liverpool legend Carragher says Chelsea's Lampard better than Man Utd icon Scholes

Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher rates Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard ahead of Manchester United hero Paul Scholes.
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Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher rates Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard ahead of Manchester United hero Paul Scholes.

Carragher wrote in the Daily Mail: "I know Barcelona’s Xavi described Scholes as the best midfielder of the last 20 years but Frank has influenced more big games — his goals clinched Chelsea’s first title in 2005, he has won them an FA Cup final and scored in a Champions League final.

"He has also played more and scored more for England, and his tally of 166 Premier League goals — the highest by a midfielder — outstrips the 107 Scholes scored."

 
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