Frank Lampard has the tough task of following Gary Rowett’s impressive spell at Derby County.
The former England international and Chelsea legend had an excellent playing career, but this is his first senior role in management.
Therefore, this is a big risk for the club as well as a huge opportunity for Lampard.
Rowett has left a strong but ageing squad which needs improving in certain area, but he is severely limited in how much he can spend to improve the squad unless he sells players.
Therefore, loanees will be an important area from which to bolster certain parts and Lampard’s Chelsea contacts could pay dividends.
Here are three transfer moves that would improve them substantially…
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