One defeat too many. After the defeat on the lawn of West Ham (0-2) on Saturday, in a match oh so important in the fight for the maintenance of the Premier League, Everton decided to separate from Frank Lampard. ” Everton Football Club are able to confirm that Frank Lampard left as manager of the senior men’s first team today. Joe Edwards, Paul Clement, Ashley Cole and Chris Jones have also left the club. Alan Kelly will remain as goalkeeper coach “, Indicates the press release from the Toffees, while the former Chelsea coach, who arrived in January 2022, remained under contract until 2024. Lampard had been informed a little earlier in the day, through a phone call with Farhad Moshiri, the owner.
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Everton, too poor in the game and feverish defensively, remains on a series of 8 games without a win in the league. This led the Liverpool club, which has won only three small games since the start of the season, to a worrying 19th place in the standings, only ahead of the red lantern Southampton only on goal difference. Frank Lampard confirms his first difficult steps in the coaching costume, he who will have triumphed only 12 times during his 44 meetings led on the side of Goodison Park (8 draws, 24 defeats).