Arsenal hero, Paul Merson has blamed Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard following the Blues’ Premier League 1-0 defeat to Bournemouth at the Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
Merson felt Lampard got his tactics wrong against Bournemouth, adding that the Chelsea manager would have ‘swallowed the pill and settle for a draw’ against the visitors.
Bournemouth scored a VAR-awarded goal in the 84th minute through Dan Gosling and held on with relative comfort to end a run of five consecutive defeats.
Chelsea have now lost four of their past five Premier League games.
“With Frank, it’s not a good day at the office for him. It was 0-0 and sometimes you have to swallow the pill and settle for a draw,” Merson told Sky Sports.
“He takes off Jorginho and brings on Hudson-Odoi and…