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Romelu Lukaku Biography & Latest News

Romelu Lukaku Biography

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.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Romelu Lukaku Menama
Nationality Belgium
Position Attacker
Current Club Manchester United
Shirt Number 9
Career
Clubs
Manchester United Jul 2017 - Present
Chelsea Aug 2011 - Aug 2012
Chelsea Jul 2013 - Sep 2013
Everton Sep 2013 - Jun 2014
Everton Jul 2014 - Jul 2017
West Brom Aug 2012 - Jun 2013
RSC Anderlecht Jul 2008 - Aug 2011
National
Belgium Under 21 Sep 2009 - Nov 2009
Belgium Jan 2010 - Present
Stats
Clubs
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Manchester United
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2017/2018 Premier League 9 7 2 1 0 810
UEFA Champions League 3 3 0 0 0 270
UEFA Super Cup 1 1 0 0 0 90
Total 13 11 2 1 0 1170
Chelsea
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Chelsea
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Everton
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Everton
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West Brom
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RSC Anderlecht
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National
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Belgium
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification Europe 8 11 1 1 0 630
2016 France EC Qualification 5 0 0 0 0 272
European Championship 5 2 0 0 0 401
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 4 2 0 0 0 211
World Cup 4 1 0 0 0 175
2012 Poland/Ukraine EC Qualification 6 0 0 0 0 317
Total 32 16 1 1 0 2006
Belgium Under 21
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Romelu Lukaku Latest News & Articles

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Twitter reacts: De Gea save, Atkinson's failure  & Lukaku's miss
The fans have had their say - and we have compiled them for you here...
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EPL 2017/18: 10 things we've learnt from the season so far
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