“It wouldn’t happen but I think things are different [to Mourinho].
“I have an absolutely deep feeling for the club. Chelsea is certainly something very close to my heart, hence why I am so proud to manage this club and hence why unfortunately I would never manage Tottenham.”
However, McGarry notes how Mourinho is not the only person to have managed both Chelsea and Spurs.
And he reckons moving to a club with a lower bar in terms of success could appeal to Lampard.
McGarry added: “It’s been done before, obviously Jose Mourinho is the latest Spurs manager who also managed Chelsea, Glenn Hoddle did the same thing as well, and Andre Villas-Boas.