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Romelu Lukaku Introduction
Lukaku reportedly earned the nickname ‘Rocky’ due to his commitment to training during his time at Manchester United. He is a powerful striker and the most prolific goalscorer in world football. Romelu Lukaku, full name Romelu Menama Lukaku Bolingoli, is a Belgian professional footballer who plays for Serie A club Inter Milan, on loan from Premier League club Chelsea and the Belgium national team.
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|Romelu Lukaku Info & Wiki|
|Full/Real Name||Romelu Menama Lukaku Bolingoli|
|Date of Birth (DOB)||13 May 1993|
|Age (as of 2022)||29 years|
|Place of Birth||Antwerp, Belgium|
|Current Team||Inter Milan, Belgium national football team|
|Dates joined||Inter Milan (loan) (2019–2021, 2022-)|
|Position||Forward or Striker|
|Coach||Federico Pastorello, Josh Mourinho, Roberto Martinez|
|Social Media||Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube|
Lukaku was born on May 13, 1993 (age 29 years) in Antwerp, Belgium, to Congolese parents, His father, Roger Lukaku, played professional football, and his mother, Adolphine Lukaku. Roger was capped at the international level by Zaire. He has a younger brother, Jordan, who has progressed through Anderlecht’s youth academy and currently plays for Royal Antwerp in Belgium. His cousin Boli Bolingoli-Mbombo plays as a left-sided winger or defender for Mechelen.
|Romelu Lukaku Family /Parents|
|Father Name||Roger Lukaku (Professional footballer)|
|Mother Name||Adolphine Lukaku|
|Sibling||Brother : Jordan Lukaku (Footballer) Sister : None|
|Romelu Lukaku Description|
|Jersey Number||Inter Milan (90), Belgium national football team (9)|
|Hair & Eye Color||Black & Black|
|Romelu LukakuWork-Life Balance|
|Girlfriend||Shani Jamilah (UK-based social media influencer)|
|Salary & Net Worth||1.2 crores EUR (2022) & $145 million|
|Award(s)||FIFA Club World Cup (2021), |
Belgian Sportsman Promising Talent of the Year (2009),
FIFA World Cup Bronze Boot(2018), Ballon d’Or nomination (2021)
|Romelu LukakuEducational Qualifications|
|School||The st guido institute (Brussels)|
|College||Did not attend|
|Romelu Lukaku Favorite Things|
|Favorite Music||Hip Hop, Rap|
|Favorite Sport||Football, Basketball|
|Favorite Singer||Kendrick Lamar|
|Favorite Player||Dider Drogba, Adriano (Retired Brazilian Striker)|
|Hobbies||Playing, Travelling, Listening to music|
Romelu Lukaku Injury & Career
Lukaku signed a five-year contract with Everton in July 2014 for a club-record fee of £28 million. He scored his first goal as a permanent player on September 13 against his former club West Brom. Lukaku did not celebrate the plan and was applauded by West Brom fans for the mark of respect. On February 19, 2015, Lukaku scored his first Everton hat-trick in a 4–1 win for Everton against BSC Young Boys in the last 32 of the UEFA Europa League. He struck with a header, a right-footed, and a left-footed shot. He added two more goals a week later in the second leg in a 3–1 win. He was the top scorer in the tournament that season with eight goals, along with Red Bull Salzburg’s Allan.
Lukaku joined Manchester United on July 10, 2017, signing a five-year contract with the option of a further year. Although the fee was officially undisclosed, it was reportedly worth £75 million initially and $15 million in add-ons. Thus, he became teammates with his French-speaking close friend Paul Pogba. Lukaku’s signing comes a day after former Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney left the club to return to Rooney’s boyhood club, Everton.
Lukaku joined Italian club Inter Milan on August 8, 2019, signing a five-year contract for a club-record fee of €80 million.
On November 27, Lukaku scored his first UEFA Champions League goal for Inter in a 3–1 win over Slavia Prague. In the final match against Barcelona, Lukaku scored his team’s only goal in a 2–1 defeat.
He started the new year by scoring a brace in a 3–1 win over Napoli on January 6. He earned praise from the media for his first goal in the 14th minute. On February 9, Lukaku scored the final goal in a 4–2 home win over cross-town rivals Milan.
In the quarter-finals on August 10, he broke the record by scoring in his ninth consecutive match in a 2–1 win over Bayer Leverkusen. On August 17, Lukaku scored a brace in a 5–0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk. Lukaku equaled Ronaldo’s record with 34 goals in all competitions in the 1997–98 season.
2022–23: Return to Inter Milan (loan)
On June 29, 2022, Chelsea announced that Lukaku would return to Inter Milan on a season-long loan for the 2022–23 campaign. The Italian side has agreed to pay a loan fee of around €8 million (£6.9 million) and take a pay cut for Lukaku.
Lukaku was a member of the Belgium Under-21 team and scored a goal on his debut against Slovenia. On February 24, 2010, Lukaku was named in Belgium’s senior squad for a friendly against Croatia for the first time. On November 17, 2010, he scored his first two international goals in a friendly against Russia. Lukaku scored his first goal for the national team in almost two years.
On October 11, 2013, Lukaku scored two goals as Belgium beat Croatia 2–1 in the World Cup final; in May 2014, Lukaku was named to Belgium’s squad for the 2014 World Cup. On May 26, he scored his first international hat trick in a pre-tournament friendly against neighbors Luxembourg. On June 1, he scored the first of Belgium’s two goals in a 2–0 win over Sweden.
On March 29, 2016, Lukaku scored a consolation in a 2–1 loss to Portugal. At UEFA Euro 2016, Lukaku scored twice in Belgium’s 3–0 second-group-stage win over the Republic of Ireland on June 18, 2016.
On June 6, 2018, Lukaku officially became Belgium’s all-time leading scorer with 31 goals after scoring a goal in a 3–0 win over Egypt.
On June 18, 2018, Lukaku scored twice in a 3–0 win over Panama at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. In the next group game on June 23, 2018, he scored twice again in a 5–2 win over Tunisia. Lukaku became the first player since Diego Maradona in 1986 to achieve two or more goals in a row at the World Cup. He eventually finished the tournament with four goals and one assist, which won him the Bronze Boot award.
On October 10, 2019, Lukaku scored his 50th and 51st international goals in a 9–0 home win over San Marino. On June 12, 2021, Lukaku scored twice in Belgium’s opening group match of UEFA Euro 2020, a 3–0 win over Russia. On June 21, he scored the last goal in his team’s final group match in a 2–0 win over Finland. On July 2, he scored the game’s only goal from a penalty late in the first half in a 2–1 defeat. Two days after the final, Lukaku was the only Belgian player selected for the UEFA Euro 2020 Team of the Tournament. He got the striker position.
How much is Lukaku worth?
Romelu Lukaku’s current transfer value is between €39M and €64.9M.
How old is Romelu Lukaku?
Romelu Lukaku is 29 years old. Born on Thu May 13 1993.
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