The Blues journey to Turf Moor on Saturday night on the lookout for a fourth successive victory within the Premier League and on the again of a powerful Champions League win over Ajax.
Lampard must make do and not using a quantity of first-team stars, nonetheless, after confirming on Friday that Kante and Barkley would miss Saturday’s fixture.
England midfielder Loftus-Cheek, German defender Rudiger and Denmark star Christensen have additionally didn’t get well in time to characteristic for Chelsea.
Speaking to the media on Friday afternoon, Lampard mentioned: ‘Loftus-Cheek is well out, Rudiger and N’Golo [are both] not prepared for the weekend.
‘We need to get him [Kante] right now. Christensen and Barkley are both out as well.’
Asked how lengthy he expects to be with out French World Cup-winner Kante, Lampard responded: ‘I don’t know. I simply need him match.
‘He is perhaps affected by the large damage on the finish of final season. There is not any timeframe in the meanwhile.
‘Rudiger had a bad injury, this is a fall-out of last season, that is the nature of it. We need to remember that, but he is close.’
Burnley host Chelsea sitting eighth within the Premier League, having solely misplaced one of their final 5 league fixtures.
And Lampard added: ‘It’s a troublesome place to go. They have a powerful manner of taking part in, they’re effectively drilled. They may give you large issues.
‘It is a troublesome match. You need to respect the groups you play, it is going to be a bodily battle.
‘They have been good. I have watched a lot of their games. They are scoring goals. They had a tough time at the early stages of last season, they have always been a difficult game.’
On Burnley boss Sean Dyche, Lampard mentioned: ‘What Sean has performed is get a membership into the Premier League and maintain their place.
‘It’s a really good story. I do know the laborious work it takes to maintain going and get good outcomes. He’s doing very effectively.’