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“A non-league first touch!”- Chelsea fans react to massive Lukaku news

It’s been a seriously busy week of transfer news in the Premier League and this morning, many Manchester United and Chelsea fans are waking up to the biggest story of the window so far.

Their supporters lining the bar here in the Tavern haven’t seen much transfer activity at either Stamford Bridge or Old Trafford this summer so this is the news that is set to send supporters into meltdown.

And the man it’s all about? Romelu Lukaku, who’s move to Old Trafford is edging closer after the club confirmed a fee has been confirmed and the transfer now hinges on a medical and personal terms.

And as you can imagine, it’s sent the pub into serious meltdown and the Blues fans at the bar are seriously disappointed to have missed out on arguably Antonio Conte’s biggest transfer target of the summer.

But it’s Ed Woodward and Jose Mourinho who have won the race this time around and it’s a huge coup for the Red Devils, who needed to bring someone in to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic and it looks like they’ve gotten their man.

And as you can imagine, Chelsea fans have been extremely outspoken on Twitter too, so here’s the best of their reaction following the massive news that they’ve lost the race to Lukaku’s signature…

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