‘The finest one’ – Chelsea’s Lukaku relishes objective on Premier League return


LONDON:

Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku mentioned his objective in Sunday’s 2-Zero win over London rivals Arsenal, the Belgium worldwide’s first match again with the European champions, was his favorite of the 114 he has scored within the Premier League.

An almost unstoppable Lukaku wanted solely 15 minutes to get off the mark for Chelsea following his reported 97.5 million pound ($133.08 million) switch from Inter Milan, tapping in a cross performed into his path by Reece James, who bagged the second objective.

The objective was Lukaku’s first for Chelsea, with the 28-year-old having failed to search out the online throughout his first interval on the membership that ended seven years in the past.

“That was the best one for me, the best of the lot,” mentioned Lukaku.

“You understand how emotional it was for me. Obviously it was a tap-in, however the build-up was good.

“We played really well, we dominated. We could have scored more, but coming here with this performance is good. We have to continue like that.”

Lukaku, whose 24 league targets helped Inter win their first Serie A title in 11 years final season, mentioned he nonetheless had room for enchancment at Chelsea.

“You want to work hard for the team, you want to win and score and create chances,” he mentioned.

“It’s something I have learned and worked on really hard and keep working on it.”

Chelsea, who’re desk toppers after the second spherical of fixtures, go to second-placed Liverpool on Saturday.

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