According to the Guardian,
The midfielder said: “I would say it is the most competitive, with the inclusion of Manchester City as a major force from what they’ve spent and the team that they’ve assembled and squad.
“Liverpool have invested during the summer and bought themselves right back into the equation and Tottenham Hotspur have been there for a few years so once you add them to the established four, you really have got a competitive league.”
Lampard has been a mainstay in the Blues side in past years but has faced stiff competition for his midfield slot this season from the likes of Ramires and new signing Raul Meireles.
“You have to be strong and you have to keep yourself in shape and train if you’re not playing, and be ready when called upon, if that’s the way the manager’s going to do it,” he said.
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