The Belgian striker could be on his way out of Old Trafford
It’s fair to say Romelu Lukaku hasn’t exactly enjoyed the best of times since joining Manchester United, despite scoring 15 goals in the season just gone. The Belgian forward has struggled to kick on from his time at Everton, and has failed to shake off the notorious tag of ‘flat-track bully’. With Marcus Rashford seemingly ahead of him in the pecking order in the eyes of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Lukaku’s time at Old Trafford might be over sooner rather than later. And according to ESPN, new Inter boss Antonio Conte wants to make the 26-year-old his first signing in charge of the club this summer.
The striker has managed just 15 goals in 45 appearances this season across all competitions and has come under heavy criticism from many of his own fans. Upon hearing the news that the former Chelsea star could be headed for a move to the Nerazzurri, some United fans took to social media to express their relief and satisfaction that Lukaku could finally be set to depart.
Indeed, Red Devils supporters even sought to ‘thank’ their Italian counterparts for taking the Belgian international off their hands, with some insisting that they would drive Lukaku all the way to the San Siro to make sure he leaves.
Check out some of the reaction of United fans on Twitter below:
Please make this happen
— MIJINYAWA (@Sufyan_POBO) May 29, 2019
We thank Inter Milan in advance….kindly accept Lingard, Sanchez, Matic, Jones n Smalling as bonus.
— A$AP Caine (@rvziel_Kain) May 29, 2019
I can drive him
— Paul Smith (@smudgerinosmith) May 29, 2019
Do it quickly
— Kyle (@Kyle__Mendonca) May 29, 2019
60million pound is a good deal.
— SpecializeZerx (@SpecializeZerx) May 29, 2019
I’ll drive Lukaku to the airport for free, itll give me a chance to tell him how much we’re gonna miss him
— Michael McKay (@mickmckay65) May 29, 2019
— Robbie (@Robbie_Ridgard) May 29, 2019
I’ll give you the pen
— carl donaldson (@carld87) May 29, 2019
Where would they like him dropped to?
— paudie mcnamara (@paudie_mcnamara) May 29, 2019
— Unitedforever (@indika987) May 29, 2019
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