By Danny Gallagher For Mailonline
Published: 12:45 GMT, 1 February 2020 | Updated: 12:47 GMT, 1 February 2020
Frank Lampard admits he thought long and hard about his call to drop the world's most expensive goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga following a series of high profile errors.
The Spaniard was demoted to the bench for Chelsea's visit to the King Power Stadium to face Brendan Rodgers' high-flying Leicester.
Kepa's poor form had been costing the Blues dearly, with his most recent error allowing Newcastle to score a 94th minute winner at St James' Park.
World's most expensive goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga has been dropped from the Chelsea XI
Manager Frank Lampard admits he had to think long and hard before making the decision
Now, after axing the 25-year-old for the crucial clash with the Foxes, Lampard explained his thought process during his pre-match interview.
'It’s a decision that I make and I think with goalkeepers it’s a decision you don’t take