‘Chelsea rivals bid for United at Everton-striker Lukaku’
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It is still not clear where the future of Everton-striker Romelu Lukaku. According to various English media would Chelsea bid of Manchester United on the Belgian have equaled.
Both BBC and Sky Sports reports that the reigning champion of England is also a bid of more than 85 million euros would have done on the 24-year-old attacker from Everton.
Friday reported several English media that Everton with United agreement would have achieved about the same transfer fee. The Belgians themselves would, however, have not yet signed.
The difference between the two offers is that Chelsea less money would want to pay to the agent of Lukaku. Mino Raiola would allegedly 12 million pounds, want to maintain to the transfer, converted around € 13.5 million.
“United and Everton agreed on transfer fee of 85 million euros for Lukaku’
Lukaku celebrates currently on holiday in Los Angeles. There, the Belgian had a medical check to undergo and then his transfer to United to complete. Or is that still the case, is not known.
The attacker is still on until mid-2019 under contract with Everton. In march, he refused his obligation to renew at the club by coach Ronald Koeman.
Lukaku must be in United to the successor of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who this summer press conference is moved from Manchester.
If it is really to transfer 85 million euros, then Lukaku is the most expensive Belgian player ever. At this time, that is Kevin De Bruyne. In 2015 put Manchester City more than 75 million euros for the midfielder, who was then released for VfL Wolfsburg.
Paul Pogba is still the most expensive player ever. The Frenchman exchanged last year for 105 million euros Juventus for United.
United may be the fourth English club to be of Lukaku, who is the youth academy of Anderlecht went through. He signed in 2011 at Chelsea, but knew there was no move to enforce. After a rental period at West Bromwich Albion, he became in 2013 by Everton recorded.
The last season was Lukaku behind Tottenham Hotspur-striker Harry Kane (29 goals) with 25 hits, second on the topscorerslijst of the Premier League. For Belgium, he was a 23 time accurate in 59 international matches.