Romelu Lukaku’s agent confirms plans to talk to Chelsea’s new homeowners in regards to the participant’s future following hypothesis over a return to Italy… as he admits ‘there was an issue’ with the striker at Stamford Bridge
- Romelu Lukaku has struggled for type throughout his comeback season with Chelsea
- Former membership Inter and their rivals AC Milan have each been linked with a transfer
- Lukaku’s agent is eager to talk to the membership’s new homeowners over the striker’s future
His £97.5million transfer to Stamford Bridge hasn’t labored out as both Lukaku or Chelsea would have hoped and he has been linked with a return to Serie A, with each Inter and AC Milan .
Todd Boehly’s consortium has signed an settlement to buy the membership from Roman Abramovich in a deal that’s anticipated to be accomplished by the top of the month.
Romelu Lukaku’s agent plans to talk to Chelsea’s new homeowners in regards to the striker’s future
Todd Boehly’s consortium signed an settlement to take over the membership from Roman Abramovich in a deal that Chelsea stated is predicted to be accomplished by the top of the month
When requested about rumours that Lukaku may return to Italy, his agent Federico Pastorello instructed La Repubblica: ‘He has the membership and the followers in his coronary heart, he has by no means hidden it, like his love for Anderlecht the place he want to finish his profession.
‘However we can not take into consideration negotiations. Chelsea are in takeover discussions, we have no idea the brand new homeowners, not to mention if we will open talks with Inter or AC Milan. Now we have to attend.’
His agent went on to confess that there was a ‘downside’ for Lukaku in his second spell at Stamford Bridge.
He stated: ‘For the price of the switch, nobody may have anticipated such a state of affairs.
Lukaku has been linked with a return to Inter Milan, although AC Milan are additionally stated to be eager
‘I don’t focus on the tactical decisions, however it’s apparent that there was an issue. The numbers, nevertheless, have to be thought of – he’s nonetheless the staff’s finest scorer, with much less enjoying time in comparison with his team-mates.
‘The state of affairs have to be fastidiously assessed, now there’s Champions League qualification to safe, there’s the FA Cup closing. Romelu is targeted on this, now we have not talked about the rest.’
Pastorello took to Instagram on Friday to want the striker a cheerful twenty ninth birthday.
He wrote: ‘Blissful bday brother. Nice father, particular boy, high participant and my star. Love u.’
Lukaku is hoping to start out Chelsea’s FA Cup closing in opposition to Liverpool on Saturday.
He has rediscovered his scoring contact earlier than the massive sport, scoring a brace in opposition to Wolves earlier than discovering the again of the online in opposition to Leeds.
Earlier than then, Lukaku had not scored a purpose within the Premier League since a 1-1 draw with Brighton on December 29.
Regardless of not residing as much as expectations this season, he’s nonetheless the membership’s high scorer with 15 targets in all competitions.
In December, Lukaku admitted he was ‘not completely happy’ together with his place in Thomas Tuchel’s first-team plans.
Throughout an interview with Sky Sport Italy, the Belgium worldwide stated: ‘Bodily I’m tremendous. However I am not pleased with the state of affairs at Chelsea. Tuchel has chosen to play with one other system.’
He additionally revealed that Inter Milan is in his coronary heart and that ‘he is aware of he’ll return’ to the Serie A giants sooner or later.