According to British media reports, Chelsea is considering buying West Ham midfielder Rice at the last minute.
The Mirror stated that Lampard liked Rice very much. Although West Ham declared that the England midfielder was not for sale, the magic lamp did not give up hope and the Blues will make the last effort.
When asked about the prospects of introducing Les, Lampard was noncommittal: "Every player’s situation is different. My job is not to talk about these possible rumors. The same is true for players from other teams. My job is to make The team is ready for the next game."