Romelu Lukaku has been transferred to Inter Milan just a few days ago and the Belgium striker did not waste time in proving his worth. He has had a positive start for the club as he played against Serie D side Virtus Bergamo. It was his pre-season match where he scored four goals and led his side to an 8-0 victory. He was signed by Inter Milan for a reported sum of £74m from Manchester United. He did not feature in the pre-season games of Manchester United and missed out on the match against Valencia. Romelu Lukaku Misses Manchester United’s Friendly Trip Amid Transfer Talk.
He was assigned the number nine jersey and made a great impression at the club. Yesterday, even the official account of Inter Milan welcomed the Belgium striker with pomp. They took to social media and shared a small clip where they gave a warm welcome to Lukaku. Using the hashtags ‘Welcome Romelu’ and ‘Not For Everyone’, Inter tweeted: “Prepare yourselves, the giant has arrived!” Manchester United officially announced the exit of Romelu Lukaku last week.
🏙️ | LUKAKUAlso Read | Man United Beat Chelsea 4-0! Harry Maguire 'World's Most Expensive Defender' Gives New-Look Manchester United Plenty of Cause for Optimism
— Inter (@Inter) August 12, 2019
Lukaku has joined on a five-year deal last week and will hope to be involved in the Nerazzurri’s first Serie A fixture against Lecce on 26 August. His contract in the Italian club will end in 2023-24. In fact, Jose Mourinho slammed Manchester United for selling off Lukaku and even mentioned that this was quite a big loss for the Red Devils. Inter Milan will play their first match at Serie A against Lecce on August 26, 2019.