ROMELU LUKAKU has landed at London Biggin Hill Airport forward of his £97.5million switch to Chelsea.
The 28-year-old Belgian left the Blues seven years in the past however is now set to return to Stamford Bridge from Inter Milan.
Lukaku was noticed after stepping off his non-public jet
The striker arrived in London to finish the switch
In a video shared and validated by Sky Sports activities journalist Fabrizio Romano, Lukaku will be seen arriving in London through a non-public jet.
The official announcement of his transfer to Chelsea is anticipated within the coming days.
His switch again to the Premier League membership will make Lukaku the most costly footballer in historical past when it comes to amassed switch charges.
The striker’s return to Chelsea will improve his profession switch charges to £293.5m.
This may soar previous PSG famous person Neymar whose mixed charges have price £246.6m.
Inter signed the prolific striker for £74m in 2019 from Manchester United however his newest switch will topple this.
The deal is set to be introduced imminently after signing the paperwork at his agent’s headquarters in Monaco.
Lukaku may very well be accessible to make his first look again in a Chelsea shirt of their Premier League opener towards Crystal Palace on Saturday.
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Lukaku is closing in on placing pen to paper with Chelsea as soon as againCredit: PA
His new membership are taking over Villarreal on Wednesday evening within the Tremendous Cup.
When requested about Lukaku, Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel mentioned: “He’s the sort of profile we’re on the lookout for and whether it is potential to persuade brokers and golf equipment, we’ll do our greatest.
“Romelu is without doubt one of the guys like Erling Haaland at Dortmund, Robert Lewandowski at Bayern Munich, Harry Kane at Tottenham, who’s an actual No 9, who loves to attain and who has a presence within the field.
“That’s not a secret. The sentence is simple to repeat for any coach on the planet. We misplaced Olivier Giroud, who performed a vital position within the membership.
“He was the sort of profile who likes to play together with his again to purpose, who likes to carry up balls, who creates house for Timo Werner, Kai Havertz, Christian Pulisic, who is able to struggle bodily with defenders.
“It’s nonetheless not the second to speak about names, as a result of we now have no person signed but and we’ll present all of the respect to different golf equipment.”
In the meantime, Lukaku has additionally signed a contract extension together with his agent Federico Pastorello till 2023.
Talking on Instagram, Pastorello mentioned: “Proud to announce the illustration contract extension with Romelu Lukaku.
“Once more collectively till 2023! You’re my king.”
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