Match determination at AS Roma could be the last appearance in the Champions League Frank Lampard. Lampard wants a sweet farewell with breakouts Manchester City.
British senior midfielder is currently serving a loan at the City of New York City FC. Along with the immediate start of the MLS, then Lampard is believed to be returning to the United States at the turn of the year.
City, Rome, and CSKA Moscow will compete for a place to accompany the group winners Bayern Munich into the knockout phase. The third was that both have the value 5 from four matches.
3-2 victory over Bayern open up more possibilities City escaped. Sergio Aguero cs will go if they can beat Roma and CSKA fail to beat Bayern. A draw at the Olimpico could also pass the City provided that CSKA lost to Bayern.
“I would love to be involved,” said Lampard, who played for 90 minutes when City beat Bayern as proclaimed by Express. “If it (against Roma) will be my last match of the Champions League it will be perfect to go with a victory.”
“They are in the same position as us, the game was also determination for them. I know you should not ignore Moscow will win in Munich but it was a great game. I’m just glad that we still have a chance and now it’s up to us.”
The match in Rome headquarters will be another reunion between Lampard and Chelsea team-mate Ashley Cole. “I’ll keep in touch with Ash (Ashley Cole) – I watched him at home games (with Rome). I kept SMS him and talked about many things. I know he enjoyed his experience there.”