(Video): “He brings aggression and presence” – Frank Lampard explains why he always plays this defender

Chelsea were without Antonio Rudiger for the first half of this season, but since his return before Christmas, Frank Lampard has picked him at every available moment.

The defender scored twice in the draw with Leicester yesterday, and the manager was then asked about the German’s performance.

Lampard was full of praise for Rudiger, and pointed out in particular what he contributes to the team – “he brings aggression and presence,” the Blues boss said.

You can see the full clip here, with this question the second of the session: