I have said it over the last couple of weeks.
He said the Blues need "urgency" in their play.
Chelsea's fans were growing audibly frustrated until Bournemouth defender Jack Stacey came within inches of accidently easing the angst in the stands when he nearly miscued a clearance into his own net. "I am happy with the squad but we have to improve if we can", Lampard was quoted as saying by Goal.com.
"But today I'm never going to say that, because if I was a fan sitting there today I'd also be saying 'too slow, too slow, centre-back to centre-back, centre-back to full-back, back to centre-back, back to full-back".
Eden Hazard claims that when he's finished at Real Madrid he will go back to Chelsea, after calling time on a successful seven-year spell in west London this summer.
But as part of that deal, the reigning Europa League champions secured an agreement that they could re-sign the Dutchman for £40m should the player be open to a return down the line. He was partly guilty for conceding Bournemouth's goal after he played Gosling onside after the ball was half cleared from a corner. We play generally too safe through the game'. If you're an attacking player get at people, do things that are positive, don't play safe.
Lampard has been eager to play down expectations throughout his reign, as a Premier League coaching novice and a man who took on a high-profile post in the middle of a transfer embargo.
"I'm disappointed but I think I got asked at all these press conferences when we were winning on the bounce about how good we were and how quickly it's all changed".