Category Archives: Lukaku

Mourinho explains Lukaku penalty snub

Without a goal in the previous five games, Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku was quick to grab the ball when his team was awarded a penalty in the 78th minute of their Champions League game against Benfica. United were 1-0 up and had already missed one penalty, a soft effort from Anthony Martial saved by […]

Lukaku is ‘untouchable’ – Mourinho

José Mourinho has described Romelu Lukaku as “untouchable in my team”, with the Manchester United manager saying he has to protect his players when they deserve it. Manchester United’s Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku takes his penalty which was saved by Leicester City’s Danish goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel during the English Premier League football match between Manchester […]

Kane bigger threat than Lukaku, says Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes “world-class” Harry Kane poses a bigger threat to his side than Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku did last weekend. The Reds boss succeeded in dousing the threat from in-form United striker Lukaku in the goalless draw at Anfield although the job was made easier by Jose Mourinho’s cagey tactics. Harry Kane […]

Lukaku tops Leading English Premier League scorers

Leading English Premier League scorers after Sunday’s matches: Manchester United’s Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku takes his penalty which was saved by Leicester City’s Danish goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on August 26, 2017. / AFP PHOTO […]

‘Amazing’ Lukaku won’t lose focus – Mourinho

Jose Mourinho backed Romelu Lukaku to ignore the hype about his superb start at Manchester United after the Belgian’s brace set up a 4-1 victory over CSKA Moscow. Manchester United’s Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho reacts after the UEFA Europa League final football match Ajax Amsterdam v Manchester United on May 24, 2017 at the Friends […]

How former Everton star Lukaku ruined Rooney’s United return

Romelu Lukaku showed little room for sentiment on Sunday scoring one and creating another as Manchester United ran out ultimately comfortable 4-0 winners over his former club Everton to ruin Wayne Rooney’s Old Trafford return. Manchester United’s Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku takes his penalty which was saved by Leicester City’s Danish goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel during […]

Lukaku scores on United debut

Romelu Lukaku marked his Premier League debut for Manchester United with a first half goal against West Ham as the Belgian striker began repaying his British record transfer fee. Manchester United’s Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (L) shoots past West Ham United’s English goalkeeper Joe Hart to score the opening goal during the English Premier League […]

Preseason: Lukaku, Rashford score as Man U defeat City

Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford found the net as Manchester United claimed a 2-0 win over Manchester City in Houston. The first ever Manchester derby played on foreign soil was an open affair devoid of any real chances, until £35million keeper Ederson went walkabout, and was ruthlessly punished by £75million hitman Lukaku. Lukaku Less than […]