Chelsea are set to sack Maurizio Sarri, regardless of whether he wins the Europa League and wants to appoint Frank Lampard as his replacement, Sky Sport Italia reports.
The Italian has struggled to win over the clubs fans having a solid first season in charge at Stamford Bridge, reaching the finals of two Cups and finished third in the Premier League.
Nevertheless, Chelsea wants to change their manager after Europa League final and Frank Lampard appears to be the preferred Candidate.
The former England International is preparing to face Aston Villa in Derby County’s promotion play-off at Wembley next week.
Chelsea hierarchy have been impressed with the way Frank has carried himself and are believed to bring him back along former goalkeeper Petr Cech.