Frank Lampard was sacked following Chelsea’s horror run in the Premier League this season. Midway through the season, the Blues languish at the ninth spot in the points table currently. Lampard – who was a player for the club – has been associated with it for a long period. Also Read - LIV vs CHE Dream11 Team Tips, Fantasy Prediction Premier League: Captain, Predicted XIs For Today's Liverpool vs Chelsea Match at 1:45 AM IST March 5 Friday

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich said it was a tough decision for the club. Also Read - Liverpool vs Chelsea Live Streaming Premier League in India: When And Where to Watch LIV vs CHE Live Football Match Online And on TV

“This was a very difficult decision for the Club, not least because I have an excellent personal relationship with Frank and I have the utmost respect for him,’ Abramovich said in the statement. Also Read - BAR vs SEV Dream11 Team Tips And Predictions, Copa del Rey 2021 Semi-Final 2nd Leg: Football Prediction Tips For Today’s Barcelona vs Sevilla on March 4, Thursday

Here is how fans reacted to Lampard being sacked.

Reports suggest that either Leicester City manager Brendon Rodgers or former PSG boss Thomas Tuchel is expected to take over the charge from Lampard.