Chelsea Finally Unveils Romelu Lukaku Jersey Number After Completing Reunion Move

The Blues have finally revealed Romelu Lukaku’s jersey number following reunion with their former striker

Romelu Lukaku couldn’t turn down Chelsea’s interest despite claiming to be comfortable in Milan as his jersey number is finally disclosed.

The former Inter Milan number 9 left the spot to head to Chelsea after been offered a mouthwatering deal that would see him earn around €200k per week.

Lukaku netted 47 league goals in 72 games for the Italian side and agreed a reunion with Chelsea after recieving a €115m offer to leave Serie A.

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Following his announcement the striker said; ‘The relationship I have with this club means so much to me, as you know.

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‘I have supported Chelsea as a kid and now to be back and try to help them win more titles is an amazing feeling.’

On returning many expect Tammy Abraham to be stripped of the number 9 jersey but Lukaku will be retaining his old jersey number 18.

The number 18 has in the past been occupied twice by the striker alongside, Olivier Giroud who last left it vacant after completing move to AC Milan for €1m.

Zhirkov, William, Quaresma, Remy and Wayne Bridge are other names to have worn the shirt since 2007 till date.

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