Ross Barkley ‘naive’ to be out before European game, says Frank Lampard

01 October 2019 07:32
• Chelsea manager says Barkley has admitted his mistake• Club face Lille in Champions League after Valencia defeatFrank Lampard has said that Ross Barkley was naive to go on a night out in the buildup to a Champions League game after the Chelsea midfielder was involved in an argument with a taxi driver in Liverpool on Sunday.Barkley has travelled to Lille for Wednesday’s Group H game but Lampard feels it was unprofessional of the England international to be out three days before a match in which Chelsea need to respond to opening their European campaign with a home defeat by Valencia. Related: N’Golo Kanté is Chelsea’s dynamic all-rounder in a team lacking structure | Jonathan Wilson Related: Lampard urges Hudson-Odoi to learn from Sterling and queries Leeds award Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian