Derby boss Frank Lampard admits Liverpool can recall Harry Wilson in January

06-12-2018 21:12

FRANK LAMPARD has revealed Harry Wilson can be recalled by Liverpool in January.

The 21-year-old striker has been sensational since joining the promotion-chasing Rams on loan in the summer.

Harry Wilson is sparkling on loan at Derby from Liverpool
Harry Wilson is sparkling on loan at Derby from Liverpool
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He is the club’s top scorer so far this season with eight, including both goals in the latest 2-1 victory against Swansea.

His form at Pride Park has been noticed by Reds fans, many of who are hoping Jurgen Klopp gives him a chance at Anfield at some point.

But Lampard will be hoping that won’t happen in January – and that he is able to stick around to help Derby realise their Premier League dreams.

Speaking to Derbyshire Live, the former Chelsea midfielder said: “There is an element where Liverpool can call him back in early January.

Frank Lampard has been delighted with the form of Harry Wilson - but will he be able to keep him past January?
Frank Lampard has been delighted with the form of Harry Wilson – but will he be able to keep him past January?
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Harry Wilson is Derby's top scorer with eight goals this season as the Rams aim for the play-offs
Harry Wilson is Derby’s top scorer with eight goals this season as the Rams aim for the play-offs
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“That is a conversation between the clubs.

“Liverpool run a fantastic department in terms of looking after their loans players. We have a lot of chat with them. We will just have to see how that goes.


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“At the minute he’s our player, and of course we want him to stay our player for the course of the season because he is contributing.

“Since Harry came there has been constant dialogue with myself, Liverpool and Harry. It is very open conversation.

“For me, he is here to progress, and he is progressing well. I hope he stays with us because I think we can work well for each other.”

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