Lampard urges Chelsea's Joe Cole to resist Spurs interest

Frank Lampard has urged Chelsea teammate Joe Cole to resist interest from Tottenham. He said: "It will be great if he follows all the others and signs a new contract.

Frank Lampard has urged Chelsea teammate Joe Cole to resist interest from Tottenham.

He said: "It will be great if he follows all the others and signs a new contract.

"It's for Joe and the club to sort out but he is part of the furniture now.

"It is very important that the club keep the affiliation with the English players, the fans relate to us. We have become a core of the club and Joe's a member of that."