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Frank Lampard Joins David Villa at New York City FC

MLS’s 20th expansion team, New York City FC has officially signed and unveiled Lampard to the public in Brooklyn. New York’s second designated player, Lampard is Chelsea all-time leading scorer with 211 goals, and has won three league titles, four FA cups, and the Champions League in 2012.

“I am really excited about joining New York City FC and helping to play a real part in building something special in one of the sporting capitals of the world,” said Lampard. “The passion of the nation’s fans at the World Cup was second to none and I am looking forward to meeting New Yorkers and tapping into their love of the game. It is a privilege to be able to help make history here in New York City – I just can’t wait to get started and be part of it.”

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