Ten other notable goals players have scored against former employers.
There is no doubting what the big story of the weekend in the Premier League was – Frank Lampard’s late equaliser for Manchester City against Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium, with Lampard bagging against the club where he spent 13 huge years and became the all-time leading goalscorer.
Lampard is far from the first player to come back and haunt their former employers with a crucial goal, however – here are ten other memorable examples
Robin van Persie vs. Arsenal
Having made the controversial move from the Emirates Stadium to Old Trafford in 2012, Robin van Persie took little more than three minutes to make his mark when facing the Gunners for the first time. The Dutchman capitalised on a Thomas Vermaelen error at Old Trafford to lash home and set United on their way to a crushing victory that seemed to vindicate van Persie’s decision.