Frank Lampard finalised his contract with Chelsea late on Wednesday evening after holding over six hours of talks at Stamford Bridge.
Derby County granted Chelsea permission to talk to Lampard final week and the 41-year-old was at Stamford Bridge till 1.32am on Thursday morning to finalise the phrases of his deal to succeed Maurizio Sarri.
It’s believed Lampard has been in search of assurances about proprietor Roman Abramovich’s expectations and the membership’s plans as soon as FIFA’s switch embargo expires.
Sky Sports activities Information have been instructed the interview course of included an open alternate of views, with either side wanting to make certain the connection would work for them.
Lampard gained 11 main trophies, together with three Premier League titles and the 2012 Champions League throughout his 13 years at Chelsea.
The previous England worldwide additionally stays the membership’s all-time main scorer with 211 objectives.