Write & Earn
Notifications

Romelu Lukaku

BornMay 13, 1993

Romelu Menama Lukaku  is a Belgian footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club West Bromwich Albion on loan from Chelsea and the Belgium national team. He embarked on his football career with local side Rupel Boom, before being joining Lierse. He played for Lierse from 2004 until 2006, scoring 121 goals in 68 games. Lukaku signed a professional contract with Anderlecht for three years, on 13 May 2009. He made his Belgian First Division debut on 24 May 2009 in the championship play off match against Standard Liège. On 6 August 2011, Lukaku transferred to Chelsea  for a fee reported to be around £18 million. Lukaku made his first start for the club in the League Cup against Fulham. On 13 May 2012, he started his first league match against Blackburn Rovers and turned in a man of the match performance. On 18 July 2012, Lukaku scored two goals in Chelsea's first pre-season game as they beat Major League Soccer side Seattle Sounders. On 10 August 2012, he joined West Bromwich Albion on a season long loan deal. Lukaku was a member of the Belgium under-21 team and scored a goal on his debut against Slovenia.
3 reasons why Manchester United might go trophyless this season
3 reasons why Manchester United might go trophyless this season
After a trophy-laden season, United could be looking at a relatively dry season in terms of silverware and we try to understand why
Can Manchester United win the Premier League in 2018/19?
Can Manchester United win the Premier League in 2018/19?
There are huge question marks over Manchester United's ability to challenge for the Premier League title next season.
Sevilla vs Manchester United: Team news, form guide, key players and the tactical battle
Sevilla vs Manchester United: Team news, form guide, key players and the tactical battle
Manchester United play Sevilla on Wednesday, so here's a little preview of the game...
How and why Mourinho should experiment with a flat 4-4-2 formation at Manchester United
How and why Mourinho should experiment with a flat 4-4-2 formation at Manchester United
A change of tactics can do the trick for Jose's team
FA Cup: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Manchester United - 5 Talking Points
FA Cup: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Manchester United - 5 Talking Points
The key takeaways from Manchester United's victory over Huddersfield Town in the fifth round of the FA Cup
FA Cup 2017/18: Huddersfield 0-2 Manchester United, Player Ratings
FA Cup 2017/18: Huddersfield 0-2 Manchester United, Player Ratings
Video Assistant Referee gets a solid 9.5/10
Newcastle United 1-0 Manchester United: Another disappointing defeat for the Red Devils
Newcastle United 1-0 Manchester United: Another disappointing defeat for the Red Devils
A look at what went wrong for Manchester United, and how they can improve, following their disappointing defeat to Newcastle United
Newcastle United 1-0 Manchester United: Player Ratings
Newcastle United 1-0 Manchester United: Player Ratings
How each player fared in a crucial victory for Newcastle at St. James' Park
Twitter trolls Manchester United as they lose to Newcastle
Twitter trolls Manchester United as they lose to Newcastle
Newcastle stunned Manchester United and moved out of the relegation zone.
Can Romelu Lukaku fill Wayne Rooney's boots?
Can Romelu Lukaku fill Wayne Rooney's boots?
Lukaku has proved to be a great addition to the Manchester United squad. Can he raise the bar to the higest pedestal though?
A mid-season review of Manchester United
A mid-season review of Manchester United
Here's looking at how the Red Devils have fared so far and the road ahead.
Manchester United get back to winning ways
Manchester United get back to winning ways
After the demoralizing defeat against Spurs in mid-week, United got the job done against Huddersfield at Old Trafford
Manchester United 2 - 0 Huddersfield Town; 5 Talking Points
Manchester United 2 - 0 Huddersfield Town; 5 Talking Points
Alexis Sanchez scored on his Old Trafford debut as Manchester United bagged a comfortable three points
Manchester United 2-0 Huddersfield Town: Player Ratings
Manchester United 2-0 Huddersfield Town: Player Ratings
The player ratings from a comfortable victory for Manchester United at Old Trafford
Twitter reacts as Alexis Sanchez nets his first goal for Manchester United
Twitter reacts as Alexis Sanchez nets his first goal for Manchester United
The first of many for Alexis Sanchez at Old Trafford.
5 players Manchester United hijacked from under their rivals' noses
5 players Manchester United hijacked from under their rivals' noses
Here we take a look at 5 players who Manchester United spectacularly stole from under the noses of their rivals
Burnley vs Manchester United; 5 Key Talking Points
Burnley vs Manchester United; 5 Key Talking Points
Manchester United ground out a 1-0 win over Burnley thanks to some Romelu Lukaku - Anthony Martial magic
5 things Jose Mourinho's potential contract extension means for Manchester United 
5 things Jose Mourinho's potential contract extension means for Manchester United 
Jose Mourinho is in talks with United to sign a contract extension. What does the Portuguese bring to the table?
Manchester United 3-0 Stoke City: 5 Talking Points
Manchester United 3-0 Stoke City: 5 Talking Points
Manchester United dispatched Stoke City with brutal efficiency, and there was plenty to talk about as they set about doing their business
Manchester United 3-0 Stoke City: Player Ratings
Manchester United 3-0 Stoke City: Player Ratings
Here's a look at the player ratings from a comfortable victory for Manchester United against Stoke City at Old Trafford
Fetching more content...