Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 3/5/13
Chelsea have confirmed they are in talks with England international Frank Lampard about an extension to his deal. The 34-year-old midfielder's current deal runs out at the end of the season, and until recently there appeared little prospect of a new one. But Lampard's form has forced Chelsea to rethink, and chief executive Ron Gourlay said: "Discussions are ongoing and must be kept confidential at this stage." Lampard, who has been linked with a move to MLS , has scored 10 Premier League goals for the 10th consecutive season and now has 199 for the club - just three fewer than record scorer Bobby Tambling.
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