FRANK LAMPARD is in talks over the vacant Oxford manager’s process.
Spanish boss Pep Clotet used to be sacked the previous day via the League One membership after not up to seven months in fee.
England legend Lampard, 39, used to be thought to be for the process closing summer time however used to be considering getting his training badges.
Lampard has been serving to the Chelsea Under-18s and Oxford have requested him to make the leap.
Clotet, 40, used to be sacked via the United states of americaafter the 2-1 loss at house to backside side Bury.
He had taken the reigns from Michael Appleton however leaves with the membership 8 issues adrift of the play-off puts in 10th.
A commentary at the membership’s site mentioned: “Oxford United Football Club has as of late parted corporate with its manager, Pep Clotet.
The board has taken the verdict after a lot attention, and in the most efficient pursuits of Oxford United FC.
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“Pep has labored extraordinarily exhausting during his time at Oxford. The board thank you him for his efforts and desires him each good fortune for the long run.
“Derek Fazackerley will take charge of the first team until further notice, and the search for a permanent replacement has already begun.”