Cookies on

The Premier League website employs cookies to improve your user experience. We have updated our cookie policy to reflect changes in the law on cookies and tracking technologies used on websites. If you continue on this website, you will be providing your consent to our use of cookies. Find out more.

Frank Lampard suffers calf injury

Chelsea star will miss weekend's FA Cup tie with small tear in calf

Fank Lampard was substituted after 36 minutes in the match at Norwich on Saturday

Chelsea star Frank Lampard is set for a short spell out of action after suffering a calf injury at Norwich on Saturday.

Frank, 33, picked up a small tear in his calf and had to be taken off in the first half, and he will miss the Blues' FA Cup fourth round tie at Queens Park Rangers on Saturday.

However, he will join up with the squad in Mallorca for their training camp this week and is hoping to be fit to face Swansea in the Barclays Premier League on Tuesday 31st January.

Key Points

  • Frank Lampard suffers small tear in his calf
  • Midfielder will miss FA Cup tie at QPR on Saturday
  • Lampard will join up with squad in Mallorca