Romelu Lukaku moves to Manchester United. The club announced that they will be the subject of an agreement has been reached with Everton.
The British public broadcaster BBC reported two days ago that Lukaku at Old Trafford would move for 85.5 million euros. Now, the club officially announced that an agreement with Everton.
Chelsea was still lurking
Last night did Manchester’s competitor Chelsea have an ultimate attempt to get the red devil. According to several British media had the ex-club of Lukaku there, is the same amount as Manchester. The high commission for Lukaku’s agent , Mino Raiola , however, would be a stuikelblok forms.
For Manchester United, it turned out that apparently not a problem. The broker brought last year Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Paul Pogba to Old Trafford. That last is a personal friend of Lukaku and confirmed the news on his Instagram account: “I’ll see you tomorrow at training, Romelu”.
Most expensive Belgian footballer
So soon it will be may not. Before the transition is final can be finished, Lukaku is still a private agreement and he has medical test to travel to Old Trafford.
If that is in order, the 24-year-old attacker is the most expensive Belgian footballer ever. Thus onttroont he Kevin De Bruyne, for which Manchester City two years ago to about 75 million euros paid to Wolfsburg.