Chelsea supervisor, Frank Lampard, has admitted he doesn’t suppose that his standing as a legend on the membership, will afford him extra time than every other earlier supervisor.
A latest poor run of type has seen the Blues earn only one win of their final six video games.
It has led to hypothesis that Lampard might be sacked.
Lampard is aware of that proprietor Roman Abramovich might fireplace him at any level, having seen him ruthlessly take away managers whereas a participant on the membership for 13 years.
“All I wish to focus on is the job in hand, I can’t management all the things and I definitely don’t wish to depend on what’s occurred prior to now,” Lampard advised the media forward of Sunday’s FA Cup tie in opposition to Morecambe, when requested whether or not he would get extra time than different coaches earlier than him.
“What I see proper now by way of the place of the membership, a month in the past all the things was rosy. Now all the things – and really shortly – is damaging. I’ve to look positively and issues I can’t management exterior of that I really feel are a waste of time.
“I’ve felt enormous help from this membership within the interval I’ve been again as a supervisor. As a participant, I felt enormous help for 13 years and, in the long run, I left the membership as a result of they wished to maneuver onto different issues.
“I perceive what soccer is. I perceive the calls for and expectations. So I don’t suppose I’ve earned the best for something that takes me out of that scenario. All I can do is be sincere with how I see issues.
“I perceive there may be work to be carried out right here and the place we’re in. The younger gamers had a tricky 12 months final 12 months and with the brand new gamers coming on this 12 months who’re anticipated to supply at a younger age instantly, there are going to be challenges.”