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Reasons Why Lukaku Is A World Class Player

He is a Belgian by nationality with 28 years old. Who is of Congolese ethnicity.

Lukaku is a practicing Roman Catholic. He was born to Congolese parents. Roger Lukaku his father and Adolphine Lukaku her mother.

He is a Belgian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Belgium national team. And therefore has managed many honors since he began his football career.

He started his teenage career with the established youth academy at Belgian Pro League club playing for Lierse. He scored 121 goals in 68 matches.

After Lierse relegation, he was purchased among the 13 youth players to play with Anderlecht. Which ended with Lukaku scoring 131 goals in 93 matches.

He later signed a professional contract with Anderlecht, leaving his teenage history as the top goalscorer in the Pro League with 15 goals as Anderlecht won its 30th Belgian title.

He has found the net "debut" in his first league game for five of the six clubs he has represented; Anderlecht, West Brom, Everton Manchester United and Inter Milan.

On 3 January last season, Lukaku scored a goal in a 6–2 win over Crotone, to reach his 50th goal across all competitions in only 70 matches, breaking the previous record of Ronaldo who scored 50 goals in 77 matches.

With Inter Milan Lukaku finished the season with 24 league goals and 11 assists. Making him the highest scorer on the title-winning team and the second highest-scorer in the league, behind Ronaldo.

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