Lukaku-Chelsea: the official announcement soon!
Updated: Oct 6
Romelu Lukaku greets the Nerazzurri to fly in England. Transfer to Chelsea for 115 million; a newsr that sparks controversy among fans before the official announcement.
Agreement defined between Inter and Chelsea for the move to the Blues of the Belgian attacker.
115 million is the staggering figure that the Nerazzurri have not been able to give up; the official announcement is expected in the next few hours and Lukaku will sign his new contract in the next few days.
News that infuriates the fans As can now be expected from the latest market rumors leaked in recent weeks, the marriage between Inter and Lukaku comes to a sensational divorce which, after the sale of several big players in the Nerazzurra squad, infuriates the fans.
In the afternoon yesterday the decisive offer from Chelsea arrived, the one that will bring the Belgian to the court of Thomas Tuchel at the Blues:
agreement defined at the record figure of 115 million euros without the inclusion of any technical compensation. Medical examinations will be carried out in the next few days and then the attacker will sign the new contract
After a few days of hesitation by Steven Zhang, above all due to the real revolt of the Nerazzurri people, the president of the Milanese team would have decided to accept the latest inalienable offer from Roman Abramovich, determined to give his coach a new world-class center forward as a gift for the Champions League won.
Sky Sport, which has relaunched the news in all its details, also explains how the new Big Rom contract will be composed: specifically, 11 million euros per season plus bonuses for 4 years will go to the class of 1993. In the meantime, the player has asked and obtained to be exempted from the friendly scheduled for Sunday at 7 pm against Parma.
Lukaku thus returns to Stamford Bridge after 8 years from the last time. His first London experience dates back to 2011-2012 when, as a very young man, he made 8 appearances and 0 goals before being sent on loan to the WBA. Then the return in 2013, only to be sent away immediately in the direction of Everton, where in 141 appearances he signed 68 goals and consecrated himself worldwide.