Chelsea ace Mason Mount has revealed Frank Lampard pep talk ahead of the clash against Tottenham Hotspur in the west London derby on Sunday afternoon.
Chelsea will face their former manager Jose Mourinho at the Stamford Bridge as the two London based clubs battle for three points, Chelsea remained unbeaten since their defeat to Liverpool as the Blues has gone on to get a massive 15 points from their last seven games.
Tottenham has hit the ground running and has recorded some great victories, the 6-1 win over Manchester United at the Old Trafford, the 2-0 win over Manchester City at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium last weekend.
Speaking to Chelsea TV, Mount lifted the lid on Lampard’s conversation with the Blues squad ahead of their London derby at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon.
Asked if the squad are aware of the importance of Sunday’s clash, Mount replied: “Yeah, everyone knows.
“The gaffer has made it very known how big of a game it is. All of us boys know how big of a game it is and we’re going into the game with the confidence that we want to win.
“And that’s what we’ve been doing recently and we’re not going to change.
Obviously, we know how big of a game it is and how tough it’s going to be
“But we’re ready, we’re confident and we’re ready to fight.”
The Blues defeated Lille 2-1 in the Champions League which marked their last competitive game.