"I'm a lucky man to get that reaction both ends", he said. I struggled this afternoon.
"It was exciting for me".
Lampard refused to dwell on his departure more than four years ago. That was the circumstances at the time.
Tomori and Richard Keogh scored own goals for Derby, who fought back on both occasions through Jack Marriott and Martyn Waghorn, before Cesc Fabregas' 41st-minute strike proved to be the victor.
On-loan Chelsea defender Fikayo Tomori missed his attempted clearance and watched in Halloween night horror as the ball ricocheted off his standing leg and deflected into the net to put the hosts ahead after five minutes.
Still, the visitor was just as risky going forward as it was in its own box and snatched a second equaliser after 27 minutes, Mount squaring for a Waghorn tap-in.
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Warner and Smith are still expected to feature in the 2019 World Cup as their ban will end before the tournament. That option would allow Smith and Warner to at least play for NSW until their worldwide bans end on March 28.
Substitute David Nugent struck the post in the 89th minute as Derby came close to a third equaliser, but Chelsea survived and progressed to a home quarter-final with Bournemouth. "I joke because I'm proud", Lampard told Sky Sports. "It doesn't feel like a defeat, but it's a benchmark for how we want to play from now on in".
Derby manager Lampard, who enjoyed 13 hugely successful years as a Chelsea player, watched his side put up a fearless fight against their Premier League opponents, twice levelling the match after calamitous own goals.
While remaining a star for South Korea, which he led to a gold medal - thereby earning exemption from military service - at the Asian Games in September, Son is no longer guaranteed a first-team place at Tottenham because of fierce competition up front.
Zola added: "Even today should've been a routine win". They may be out the Carabao cup but they went out swinging and fighting till the end.
"We can call it a friendly draw, but Bournemouth is not going to be easy for sure".