Lampard was fired on Monday, the day after a 3-1 win over Championship side Luton in the FA Cup, due to a poor run of league form that had seen the Blues slip out of title contention.
Europa League: Tottenham salvage point against LASK Linz to reach knockout stage; AC Milan, Rangers also advance
In Linz, the hosts dominated the first half but only scored once, through Peter Michorl. Spurs, who had not managed a shot on target, won a penalty for handball in added time. Gareth Bale converted for his 200th career goal.
Europa League: Tottenham Hotspur, Rangers aim to clinch knockout spots; Leicester City face long trip to Ukraine
Tottenham Hotspur head to Austria looking for the point that would take them through to the Europa League last 32 on Thursday, but the Premier League leaders will have one eye on the upcoming north London derby and the fitness of Harry Kane.
Earlier this year, forward Bala Devi became the first woman player from the country to sign a professional contract with a European club as she signed for Rangers Women's FC, who play in the Scottish Women's Premier League.
Smarting from a 1-0 loss at home to Leicester at the weekend, the Gunners host Irish side Dundalk in their second Group B fixture following a come-from-behind victory in Austria in their opening match.
Bala, who signed a landmark 18-month contract with Rangers in January, said after six weeks of intensive pre-season training, she is raring to go in the league which will be played behind closed doors.
Europa League: Tottenham literally move the goalposts to win in Macedonia, AC Milan survive without Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Son Heung-min and Harry Kane struck in the final 20 minutes to set up a playoff round tie at home to Maccabi Haifa next Thursday on an eventful night in Macedonia for Jose Mourinho's men.
Europa League qualifying: Tottenham score two late goals to beat Lokomotiv Plovdiv; AC Milan, Rangers also advance
Milan beat Shamrock Rovers 2-0 in Dublin with Zlatan Ibrahimovic scoring the opener in the first half before Hakan Calhanoglu completed the victory in the second.
Europa League: Sevilla advance to quarterfinals after beating Roma; Wolves defeat Olympiakos to progress
Sevilla beat Roma 2-0 in the round of 16 on Thursday to stay in the hunt for a record sixth Europa League title, as Wolverhampton, Bayer Leverkusen and Basel also qualified for the quarterfinals.
On Thursday, four matches would be played in Europa League to decided the quarter-finalists.
India goalkeeper Aditi Chauhan says more women footballers will follow Bala Devi's footsteps to play abroad
Aditi Chauhan feels that with the growth in profile of the game in the country, more players will follow the footsteps of trailblazer Bala Devi, venturing out of the country in search of a professional career.
Rangers manager Steven Gerrard slams Scottish Professional Football League after season-ending vote passed
Rangers boss Steven Gerrard criticised on Thursday the handling of the vote to end the Scottish season in the lower leagues and called for an investigation.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Poll to arrive at resolution over suspended season sees Scottish football go in meltdown
Scottish football never seems too far from a crisis, and it has been plunged into another one over the past week, with even an American library finding itself bizarrely dragged into the mess
Rangers call for suspension of SPFL chief Neil Doncaster, say they have evidence of wrong-doing in vote to end season
Rangers are currently second in the standings, 13 points behind Celtic with a game in hand.
The Scottish season was suspended until at least 10 June on Thursday as clubs prepared to vote on a Scottish Professional Football League resolution to end the season immediately in the lower divisions.
Her transition into top-flight Scottish football turned out to be "easier than expected" and Indian path-breaker N Bala Devi will next seek to "encourage" aspiring players back home to try playing in the demanding leagues abroad.
Europa League: Manchester United crush LASK Linz in empty stadium; Bayer Leverkusen register big win at Rangers
Manchester United took a big step towards the Europa League quarter-finals by thrashing Austrian side LASK Linz 5-0 on Thursday in their last 16 first-leg tie
'Everything's possible with passion and hardwork': Bala Devi on her historic move to Scottish giant Rangers
Bala Devi is the first Indian women's footballer to sign for an overseas club and she will be playing for Rangers in Scottish Women's Premier League 1
Chasing their first league title since 1990, leaders Liverpool lost 2-0 at home to Chelsea in the 36th game of the season when Gerrard, the club captain, slipped in midfield and allowed striker Demba Ba to pounce and score the opener.
Scottish Premiership: Rangers claim striker Alfredo Morelos was racially abused by fans during match against Celtic
Scottish club Rangers said on Monday that their forward Alfredo Morelos was subjected to racist abuse by Celtic fans during this weekend's Old Firm derby.