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Frank Lampard

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Frank James Lampard is an English professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Chelsea and the England national team. He is the vice-captain for his club side. Considered to be one of the best English footballers of his time and one of the best midfield players of his generation, Lampard is a box-to-box midfielder known for "his work-rate, range of passing and goalscoring ability.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1978 Birth Born on June 20, 1978.

TEENAGE

1994 16 Years Old 1 More Event
Lampard began his career at West Ham United, his father's former club, joining the youth team in 1994, his schoolboy hero being West Ham striker, Frank McAvennie.
1995 17 Years Old He went on loan to Second Division Swansea City in October 1995, debuting in his team's victory 2–0 over Bradford City and scoring his first career goal in a match against Brighton & Hove Albion.
Lampard played nine times for Swansea before returning to West Ham in January 1996.
Lampard's season ended on 15 March 1997 when he sustained a broken leg during an away, 0–0 draw, against Aston Villa. … Read More

TWENTIES

1998 - 1999 4 More Events
In May 2001, his uncle, Harry Redknapp, left the club by mutual consent after seven years in the role. … Read More
2002 - 2003 3 More Events
At the end of the season he came second, behind Thierry Henry, for the 2004 FWA Footballer of the Year award.
He landed his first personal award by being named the 2005 Footballer of the Year.

THIRTIES

…  He signed a new contract in 2008, becoming the highest-paid Premier League footballer at that time, and scored in his first Champions League Final that year. … Read More
After a streak of matches without scoring, Lampard scored three goals in two games, the first being against West Bromwich Albion and the latter two against Fulham. On 17 January 2009, he made his 400th Chelsea appearance against Stoke City, scoring a stoppage time winner. … Read More
In Chelsea's 7–2 thrashing of Sunderland in January 2010, Lampard scored twice to add to his league tally.
Lampard scored a penalty in the 3–3 draw between Chelsea and Aston Villa on 2 January 2011, the first after returning from injury. … Read More
In 2012, Lampard captained Chelsea to their first UEFA Champions League success and a year later to their first UEFA Europa League title. … Read More
In the third round of the FA Cup, Lampard entered in the second half and scored a penalty in Chelsea's victory over Southampton. On 6 January 2013, Lampard's agent Steve Kutner announced that Lampard would not be offered a new contract with Chelsea and would leave when his contract expired in June 2013.
On 22 February 2014, Lampard scored a stoppage-time winner against Everton, initially credited to John Terry but awarded to Lampard by the Dubious Goals Committee, keeping Chelsea in first place. … Read More
…  Lampard then joined New York City FC on a two-year deal, in preparation for the club's Major League Soccer debut in 2015, as a free transfer, but would play for Manchester City in the meantime.
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