Frank Lampard sends message to Callum Hudson-Odoi after becoming Chelsea manager

Bayern Munich are interested in signing Callum Hudson-Odoi

Lampard says ‘incredible ability’ Callum Hudson-Odoi is fundamental to Chelsea’s future. Hudson-Odoi, 18, appreciated a leap forward season at Stamford Bridge before enduring damage in April. The winger is evaluated as one of the most brilliant prospects in English football and has been the subject of numerous offers from Bayern Munich. ‘I have seen Callum come through and he is a fabulous ability,’ new Chelsea supervisor Lampard said. ‘We as a whole realize that and I will address him and I need him to remain

‘I realize the club need him to remain and for me, he will be fundamental for us on the pitch and that is the open door that is truly before him now, unquestionably from where I am sitting. ‘So that is something I will address him about and I trust he remains. ‘When I state he will be fundamental to it, there are things as a youthful player that he will need to improve and there are things through characteristic advancement that will improve, so I am not going to state things that are la-la-land however with his ability, he can be integral to this group, he can be key to England, so I am going to state I need to work with him, I need to drive him forward and I need to improve him as a player.’ Chelsea legend Lampard, who left Derby County to join his previous club, included: ‘I will pay a great deal of consideration and regard for Callum, in view of the authoritative position he is in, to attempt to get him to remain and not with any untruths or any bogus articulations to him. Bayern Munich are keen on marking Callum Hudson-Odoi Bayern Munich are keen on marking Callum Hudson-Odoi (Picture: Getty) ‘I realize what a player he is and I figure he can be an unbelievable player and he has improvement to make and I need to work with him to do it, however for that he needs to remain longer at the club. ‘That obviously goes to a choice among him and the club and I am not engaged with the money related dealings, however I can surely disclose to him how I see it and I see him being a tremendous player for us. ‘Before Callum got harmed you could unquestionably observe openings he was playing. He was playing great and appearing than looks at the player that he is, for Chelsea as well as for England, and that is the thing that he has to know. ‘I was 17, 18 or 19, and I wasn’t on a par with Callum at that age no ifs, ands or buts, however I was baffled in light of the fact that Harry Redknapp didn’t play me [at West Ham] and I needed to play, and that is a piece of getting through into the principal group

‘I saw Nigel Quashie playing for QPR. Jody Morris was playing for Chelsea, and I wasn’t at West Ham at that age. ‘Those things in the event that you have the correct frame of mind are great challenge. I don’t think at 18 you ought to get excessively stressed, I can say that now I am 41 and I can think back and state it was presumably bravo to see that since it drove me on. ‘I trust Callum has every one of the ascribes to play and own comparative expressions on the world scene as we are seeing with [Jadon] Sancho and other extraordinary players around the globe, and that will be the point at which I address him what I will reveal to him he can do at Chelsea.’ Lampard was authoritatively uncovered as Chelsea’s new director on Thursday following Maurizio Sarri’s takeoff a month ago