Chelsea supporters have expressed their delight at the possibility of Frank Lampard facing Manchester United in his first league game should he take over at Stamford Bridge.
The club legend looks set to become boss when Maurizio Sarri leaves the club and joins Juventus, and Lampard has already beaten Manchester United at Old Trafford with Derby, in the Carabao Cup third round in September.
With the Premier League fixtures announced on Thursday, it has been revealed that Lampard’s potential first match would be a trip to Old Trafford.
Fans are excited at the prospect, with one saying: ‘Imagine Lampard doing the bounce in the Theatre of Dreams’.
Another was extremely confident of success, saying ‘Lampard’s First Victory as a Chelsea Manager will be at Old Trafford!!’
A third pointed out Lampard’s previous success as Rams boss, claiming: ‘Our next manager has already won at Old Trafford! Bring it on!’