Frank Lampard Biography

Published On Feb 07, 2017
Facts of Frank Lampard
Date of Birth: 1978 , June-20
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet
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Before retiring from international football, Frank Lampard used to play for New York City in Major League Soccer in the US. He announced his retirement from international football on February 2, 2017. Within his 21- year of professional career, he made 649 appearances for Chelsea and 106 England Caps. Lampard said the following statement when he retired, “ Whilst I have received a number of exciting offers to continue playing at 38 I feel now is the time to begin the next chapter in my life”.

Frank Lampard was in a relationship with her former fiancé Elen Rivas and they have two daughters Luna and Isla. They were together for 7 years but got separated in November 2008. After then, he began dating Christine Bleakley and they are in the relationship since 2009, but they do not have any children.

Frank Lampard is one of the richest footballers, and his current net worth was estimated to be around $87 million.

 

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Born in Romford, London, England

June 20 , 1978

Frank Lampard was born in the late 1970s in Romford, London, England. He was born to his parents Frank Lampard senior and Pat Lampard. He is considered to be one of the best midfielder and the inspirational footballer of his generation.

Joined West Ham United

1994

Frank Lampard began his professional football career by joining West Ham United in 1994.  He joined the Youth team of West Ham after then he was sent o loan at Swansea City, where he scored his first career goal against Bradford City.

Debut from West Ham United

January 31 , 1996

Frank Lampard again returned to Wes Ham United in 1996, and he made his debut for West Ham United against Coventry City on January 31, 1996.  In that game, he was sent as a substitute for John Moncur. 

Joined Chelsea

2011

Frank Lampard joined Chelsea in June 2011. He was transferred fro West Ham United to Chelae wit a fee of 11 million pounds. He made his debut for the Chelsea team against Newcastle United, and the game ended in the 1-1 draw.

Left Chelsea

May 23 , 2014

Frank Lampard played with Chelsea for almost about 13 years. He has made altogether of 649 appearances for Cheksze and he is considered as ti be the Legend of Chelsea. He is also the leading goalscorer of Chelsea. He left Chelsea on May 23, 2014.

Signed Contact with New York City FC

July 24 , 2014

After leaving Chelsea Frank Lampard signed a two-year contract with New York City FC on July 24, 2014, to play in 2015 MLS Season. he joined the club as a free agent, but he came to an agreement with Manchester City to play for 6 months, until the starting of 2015 MLS.

Joined Manchester City

August 3 , 2014

Frank Lampard joined Manchester City on August 3, 2014. He joined Manchester City as a free agent and signed six months contract with the club, later on, Frank decided to extend his contract with Manchester City until the end of the season.

Debut from Manchester City

September 13 , 2014

Frank Lmalard made his debut from Manchester City on September 13, 2014, agisnt Arsenal which resulted in the 2-2 draw. In his first game, he received the yellow card and got substituted by Samir Nasri. He scored his first goal for Manchester against 1-1 draw with Chelsea.

Joined New York City FC

January 10 , 2015

Frank Lampard joined New York City FC in Major League Soccer on January 10, 2015, He made his debut for the club against Montreal Impact as the 69th-minute substitute for Andrew Jacobson and the game ended in 2-3 defeat.

Retired from International Football

February 2 , 2017

After turning down to several offers by different clubs, Frank Lampard retired from international football on February 2, 2017. He said the following statement “Whilst I have received a number of exciting offers to continue playing at 38 I feel now is the time to begin the next chapter in my life”.