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Frank Lampard reacts to Chelsea victory over Southampton

FA Cup By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 23/04/2018

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard has reacted the 2-0 victory over Southampton on Sunday at the Wembley Stadium.

Olivier Giroud and substitute Alvaro Morata secured the victory for the Blues and ensured Chelsea booked their place in the FA Cup finals.

Eden Hazard was at this optimum best against the Saints and was named the man of the match after a brilliant display.

Lampard was pleased with the performance of Chelsea and he lauded praise on Hazard after the Belgian put up a commanding display to secure the final berth for the Blues.

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Lampard said: “It was a case of job done for Chelsea.

“Sometimes going into a game like this, when your season’s [depending] on it and you’re favourites – they’re not easy to approach.

“They got the result that they deserved and had a couple of elements of good fortune in the second half. Generally, the performance and Eden Hazard was incredible today.” He told BT Sport.

Chelsea has now booked a place with Manchester United in the FA Cup finals next month.

Antonio Conte’s men are also trying to catch up Tottenham Hotspur in the race for Champions League spot with Spurs trailing Chelsea with five points on the Premier League log.

 
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