Carabao Cup: Chelsea Coach Lampard Sends Strong Message To United
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard. Getty Images

Chelsea coach Frank Lampard has said he will not take Wednesday’s Carabao Cup tie with Manchester United “lightly.”

Concise News had reported that the Blues were bashed 4-0 by United in the opening weekend of the Premier League this term.

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But Chelsea are now seven points and three positions ahead of United after 10 games in the domestic league.

Even though Lampard noted that he might be making changes to the side for the fourth-round tie, he Chelsea will gun for every crown this term

“I won’t take this game lightly even if I make changes,” he said ahead of the clash billed for Wednesday.

“If players do step out of the line up with a view to the coming weeks, it’s about the big picture. I understand how players are but those who start will give everything.

“[The 4-0 defeat to United] feels a million miles away but I’m not disregarding it. They hurt us four times in a game we played particularly well in.”