Christian Pulisic and Olivier Giroud helped Chelsea defeat Aston Villa by a 1-2 scoreline which saw the blues get two goals in two minutes, MySportDab reports.
The second half substitute inspired Chelsea to a 1-2 win as his goal alongside Giroud’s gift three points to Lampard’s side.
A win for the London Club means their Champions League dream is still on as they move further 5th place.
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First Half Report
Aston Villa took the lead in the 42nd minute after a rebound shot from Kortney Hause made it 1-0.
It remained the 1nil scoreline after the end of the first 45 minutes which saw the away side with full control but losing.
Second Half Report
The game resumed without Chelsea making any substitution as Lampard kept faith with his starting XI.
Many chances went begging with few minutes gone in the second half with Willian going close.
It was looking like another bad day in office as Villa looked to have been strolling away.
Frank Lampard decided to make two subs, bringing in Christain Pulisic and Ross Barkley for Loftus-cheek and Kovacic.
Immediately the game changed for the Blues as they put more pressure on the Aston Villa side.
Chelsea finally pulled level through Pulisic who scored from a Cesar Azpilicueta assist.
Just after celebrating the equalizer, the Blues struck again within two minutes with Olivier Giroud.
The Frenchman headed in from another Cesar Azpilicueta assist to make it 1-2 as Chelsea went ahead against Aston Villa.