Frank Lampard is 38 years old today and his former team, Chelsea FC celebrated him in a special way on Twitter.
Frank James Lampard who currently plays as a midfielder for New York City FC in Major League Soccer is the all-time leading goalscorer for Chelsea, where he played for 13 years. He scored 211 goals in all competition and is widely regarded as Chelsea's greatest ever player by some Chelsea players, such as previous record goal-scorer Bobby Tambling and long-term teammate John Terry.
Lampard also won the 2012 UEFA Champions League Cup with Chelsea. It is therefore not surprising that the team dedicated some tweets on Monday to celebrate the footballer's birthday. Check them out
Meanwhile Frank Lampard scored his first goal of the season and New York City FC earned a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Saturday.David Villa and Andrea Pirlo also scored for NYCFC, which is in second in the Eastern Conference behind Philadelphia. The Union had their club-record eight-game unbeaten streak end. Lampard's goal in the eighth minute came in his first start of the season. Villa scored his 11th goal of the season in the 21st minute.