Roy Hodgson backs Wayne Rooney to break Peter Shilton record
Roy Hodgson backs Wayne Rooney to break Peter Shilton record

England manager Roy Hodgson has tipped Wayne Rooney to surpass Peter Shilton as his country`s most capped footballer ahead of the striker`s 100th international appearance against Slovenia next weekend.

Manchester City's Frank Lampard, Aleksandar Kolarov, David Silva to miss CSKA match
Manchester City's Frank Lampard, Aleksandar Kolarov, David Silva to miss CSKA match

Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov, midfielder Frank Lampard and playmaker David Silva will miss Wednesday`s Champions League match against CSKA Moscow, coach Manuel Pellegrini said on Tuesday.

Franck Lampard could be fit to face CSKA
Franck Lampard could be fit to face CSKA

Manchester City midfielder Frank Lampard, who has missed four matches with a thigh injury, says he could play a part in their Champions League match against CSKA Moscow on Wednesday.

Champions League: Frank Lampard ruled out of Man City's clash in Moscow
Champions League: Frank Lampard ruled out of Man City's clash in Moscow

Manchester City will be without midfielder Frank Lampard for Tuesday`s Champions League trip away to CSKA Moscow after he was injured in his side`s 4-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.

EPL Gameweek 8, Preview: Mourinho warns Chelsea to beware another Palace coup
EPL Gameweek 8, Preview: Mourinho warns Chelsea to beware another Palace coup

Jose Mourinho has warned his Chelsea stars to beware another significant setback at Crystal Palace on Saturday as the Premier League leaders return to action after the international break.

Chelsea seek Crystal Palace coup
Chelsea seek Crystal Palace coup

Chelsea head to London rivals Crystal Palace on Saturday eager to maintain or even extend their five-point lead at the top of the Premier League table as domestic action resumes after the international break.

Frank Lampard tells critics to lay off `brave` Raheem Sterling
Frank Lampard tells critics to lay off `brave` Raheem Sterling

Frank Lampard came to the defence of Raheem Sterling on Wednesday, saying the Liverpool midfielder had been "brave" to admit to feeling tired.

Manchester City fans take Frank Lampard to their hearts
Manchester City fans take Frank Lampard to their hearts

Former Chelsea stalwart Frank Lampard has been voted Player of the Month for September by fans of Premier League champions Manchester City after an impressive start to his loan spell at the club.

Seven goals could signal start of scoring bonanza for Man City: Manuel Pellegrini
Seven goals could signal start of scoring bonanza for Man City: Manuel Pellegrini

Manchester City`s seven goals against Sheffield Wednesday in the League Cup could signal the start of a goal-scoring frenzy for the Premier League champions, manager Manuel Pellegrini hopes.

Frank Lampard coy over talk of extended Manchester City stay
Frank Lampard coy over talk of extended Manchester City stay

Frank Lampard insists he is yet to hold any talks about extending his loan spell at Manchester City.

Lampard strikes twice in Man City's magnificent seven

Frank Lampard and Edin Dzeko scored twice as holders Manchester City sailed into the English League Cup fourth round with a crushing 7-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday and Chelsea beat Bolton Wanderers 2-1 on Wednesday.

Frank Lampard could get Chelsea send-off: Manuel Pellegrini
Frank Lampard could get Chelsea send-off: Manuel Pellegrini

Frank Lampard`s loan spell at Manchester City could come to an end with a game at his former club Chelsea on January 31, City manager Manuel Pellegrini revealed on Tuesday.

Manuel Pellegrini blasts 'small' Chelsea, hails  Frank Lampard
Manuel Pellegrini blasts 'small' Chelsea, hails Frank Lampard

Manuel Pellegrini blasted Chelsea as a "small" team and predicted more to come from Frank Lampard who scored against his former club in a tense 1-1 Premier League draw.

Frank Lampard turns on Chelsea, Leicester City stun Manchester United
Frank Lampard turns on Chelsea, Leicester City stun Manchester United

Emotional Frank Lampard rescued a point for champions Manchester City against former club Chelsea on Sunday while Manchester United gave up a 3-1 lead to slump to a shock 5-3 defeat at Leicester.

EPL 2014-15; Manchester City 1-1 Chelsea FC: As it Happenned...
EPL 2014-15; Manchester City 1-1 Chelsea FC: As it Happenned...

 Live-updates of the match between Manchester City and Chelsea.

Eyes on Frank Lampard as City, Chelsea renew rivalry
Eyes on Frank Lampard as City, Chelsea renew rivalry

Frank Lampard could make an emotional appearance against former club Chelsea this weekend as his new employers Manchester City host Jose Mourinho`s side in an early showdown between the Premier League`s heavyweights.

Frank Lampard likely to make Manchester City debut against Arsenal
Frank Lampard likely to make Manchester City debut against Arsenal

Former Chelsea legend Frank Lampard could make his Manchester City debut on Saturday as the Premier League champions face rivals Arsenal at the Emirates. City have a critical run of three games in the space of eight days and Manuel Pellegrini will want to rotate his squad wisely.

Lampard ready to make Man City debut, says Pellegrini
Lampard ready to make Man City debut, says Pellegrini

Frank Lampard is "ready" to play for Manchester City and the former Chelsea midfielder could make his debut against Arsenal on Saturday, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on Friday.

England must improve for Swiss test, says Rooney
England must improve for Swiss test, says Rooney

Wayne Rooney admits England will have to improve on their lacklustre performance against Norway if they are to avoid a dispiriting start to their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign in Switzerland.

Frank Lampard calls time on England career
Frank Lampard calls time on England career

England midfielder Frank Lampard announced his retirement from international football after a career spanning 15 years on Tuesday. The 36-year-old`s 106th and final cap for his country came on June 23 when he captained England in their final World Cup game against Costa Rica.