Frank Lampard has been freed to open talks with Chelsea about becoming their next boss, with Derby hoping for a quick resolution to a long-running saga.
Speculation regarding a return to Stamford Bridge for a Blues legend has raged for some time.
Talk of a move to west London for Lampard had started to build before Maurizio Sarri moved on.
He has since headed back to his native Italy at Juventus, leaving a void to be filled at Chelsea.Eyewitness? We pay you when we must have receive your story with an evidence Submit your stories now via Email: firstname.lastname@example.org