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Romelu Lukaku Fires Back At Gary Neville Following “Overweight” Jab

Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku has hit back at pundit Gary Neville after the former Manchester United defender called him “overweight” and questioned his professionalism. Lukaku left Old Trafford during the summer to join Antonio Conte and Inter Milan and despite having a respectable goalscoring record at United it never quite worked out for him at the club. The Belgian …

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Solskjaer Details Reason Behind Lukaku Departure Despite Lack Of Cover

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Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has insisted that he has no regrets over Romelu Lukaku’s departure from the club despite not signing any cover.  The Belgian completed his £73 million move to Inter Milan on transfer deadline day after two seasons with the club. Lukaku endured a turbulent exit from United having been fined earlier this week for missing …

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Romelu Lukaku Confident He Is Over Post-World Cup ‘Slump’

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Romelu Lukaku believes he has finally emerged from his post-World Cup slump, with the Manchester United striker revealing he had to shed muscle to adapt to the demands of the Premier League. After a promising first season at Old Trafford, the 25-year-old has struggled to make an impact in front of goal amid what has been a largely frustrating second …

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Romelu Lukaku Pinpoints Potential Reason Behind Recent Goal Drought

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Romelu Lukaku will come under close scrutiny when he faces former club Everton on Sunday, looking to kick-start a season that is rapidly turning into a disappointment for him and his Manchester United team alike. The Belgian international was widely criticised after United were beaten 1-0 at home by Juventus in midweek, extending his goal drought to eight games. The …

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Romelu Lukaku Defends ‘Cool’ Jose Mourinho Amid Criticism

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Jose Mourinho has been through the wars recently, and Manchester United have yet to play a competitive game. The Portuguese’s odds on being the next Premier League manager to leave his post have tumbled, amid rumblings of rows with senior squad members like Anthony Martial, his comments on youth players, and a failure to secure investment in the transfer market. Now …

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Belgium Come Back From The Brink To Send Brave Japan Home

during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Belgium and Japan at Rostov Arena on July 2, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia.

Nacer Chadli was the hero for Belgium as Roberto Martinez’s side came from 2-0 down to knock Japan out of the World Cup. The European side, strong favourites for this clash, found themselves 2-0 down early in the second half through goals from Genki Haraguchi and Takashi Inui. Belgium had been pedestrian up to that point were now suddenly starting defeat …

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World Cup 2018: Our Best XI From The Group Stage

TOPSHOT - England's forward Harry Kane celebrates after scoring his team's fifth goal during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group G football match between England and Panama at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on June 24, 2018. (Photo by Martin BERNETTI / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read MARTIN BERNETTI/AFP/Getty Images)

By now, a number of players have come to the fore and earmarked themselves as potential starts of the 2018 World Cup. 16 teams have fallen by the wayside after an eventful group stage, which counted defending champions Germany among the fallen. Elsewhere, shocks were in precious short supply as most of the biggest hitters dragged themselves kicking and screaming (and …

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World Cup 2018: Best XI From The Second Round Of Group Matches

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, RUSSIA - JUNE 24: Harry Kane of England celebrates after scoring his team's fifth goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group G match between England and Panama at Nizhny Novgorod Stadium on June 24, 2018 in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. (Photo by Maja Hitij - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

At this point, a handful of players have started singling themselves out as potential stars of this World Cup. Interestingly, many of the high profile players that were slated to take the tournament by storm, while (as usual) a crop of previously unheralded or even relatively unknown quantities have been making names for themselves and driving their national sides on …

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World Cup 2018: Best XI From The First Round Of Games

SOCHI, RUSSIA - June 15: Cristiano Ronaldo #7 of Portugal looks on before the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group B match between Portugal and Spain at Fisht Stadium on June 15, 2018 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

The first week of World Cup fixtures has thrown up a number of strong individual and team performances. Many of the favourites have so far struggled to get going in these finals, while the likes of hosts Russia have surprised many by flying right out of the traps. In a first round of fixtures that has seen hat-tricks, brilliant free …

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Five Things We Learned From Belgium’s Routine Victory Over Panama

SOCHI, RUSSIA - JUNE 18: Romelu Lukaku of Belgium celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's third goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group G match between Belgium and Panama at Fisht Stadium on June 18, 2018 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

Belgium opened their 2018 World Cup campaign with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Panama in Sochi on Monday afternoon. Roberto Martinez’s side laboured a bit in the first half as they struggled to break down a determined Panamanian rearguard – indeed, it looked as though a change of personnel would be needed in the second half for there to be …

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