Kepa Arrizabalaga made expensive mistake however wants assist, says Lampard

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Chelsea supervisor Frank Lampard says goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga wants assist after the Spaniard’s expensive error in Sunday’s 2-Zero defeat by Liverpool within the Premier League.

Arrizabalaga turned the world’s most costly goalkeeper when he joined Chelsea from Athletic Bilbao for 80 million euros ($94.92 million) in 2018 however has struggled to justify his enormous switch payment.

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He was at fault for Liverpool’s second purpose on Sunday, directing a clearance straight into the trail of Sadio Mane, who tapped the ball into an empty internet.

“With the Kepa situation it’s a clear mistake,” Lampard stated. “A clear mistake that has cost us because at that point we go on to have a penalty which we maybe score.

“Those fine margins change games at this level. We have to keep working, Kepa has to keep working. He has to have support around him, that’s very clear.”

The 25-year-old keeper was additionally criticized for his function in Brighton and Hove Albion’s purpose on Monday when he failed to cease Leandro Trossard’s shot from exterior the world.

“Kepa has to keep working, nobody tries to make mistakes in football, it is the nature of the game. You have to be strong and keep going,” added Lampard, who additionally confirmed Willy Caballero would begin in purpose towards Barnsley in Wednesday’s League Cup game.

[Attribution HT.]

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