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Chelsea Shock: Romelu Lukaku To Join Tottenham?

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Tottenham Hotspur have held talks with the agent of Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku in a bid to bring the Belgian to White Hart Lane in the summer.

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Is Lukaku on his way to Tottenham?

The 20-year-old has had a decent loan spell with Everton this season, but still looks to be on his way out Stamford Bridge this summer. Despite a dearth of striking options, it is believed that Jose Mourinho isn’t willing to bring back Lukaku to Stamford Bridge for next season.

The Belgian has scored 12 goals for Everton this season and, according to the Daily Telegraph, Spurs are willing to match Chelsea’s £25m asking price for the striker.

Lukaku’s representative, Christophe Henrotay, told Belgian newspaper ‘Het Nieuwsblad’ (relayed by talkSPORT):

“I’m looking for a club for Romelu. And yes, I’ve talked to Daniel Levy once, but that doesn’t mean Romelu will definitely join Spurs. That’s not a talking point at this moment.”

Daily Telegraph Football News Correspondent Matt Law also confirmed the news on Twitter:

Henrotay also said that there is a select market who could afford his client,

“There aren’t 20 teams that can afford to buy Romelu,” he said, “He won’t go from Everton to, let’s say, Swansea. There’s also a difference between Everton that plays against relegation and an Everton that fights for European football.”

What do you think? Will Chelsea regret losing Lukaku? Would he be good for Spurs? Let me know in the comments below…

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Comments (3)

  1. For big white elephant sake Spurs will you try for a world class player / players that we use to attract in the good old days like Gasgoine , Waddle , Lineaker , Ginola , Klinsman , Sheringham , Modric , and last but not lease Bale which way are we going up or down i think we are starting at the bottom and working our way down COYS.

    • Firstly, sort the spelling out.
      Secondly, lukaku is a decent player at 20
      Thirdly, the players you mentioned were not world class when they joined spurs. Apart from klinsmann.
      Fourthly, why would any world class player come to spurs at this moment? We are in a little turmoil.
      COYS!!!

  2. 2 reason we sudnt sell em to spurs ! They never sell their players to chelsea like Modric n Bale, and if saldado cost 30m n Lamela 35m then Lukaku sud cost 40m. Even real madrid have learned their lessons n sell players at the right amount, goshh when chelsea will progress ..