Romelu Lukaku 2019/20 - scout report - tactical analysis tactics
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Antonio Conte has always been a fan of Romelu Lukaku and he has finally managed to bring him to his team Inter. Even though it didn’t happen when he first approached him during his stay at Chelsea, the Italian’s consistency brought the player to his new club Inter.

After a summer of negotiating with Manchester United and questions around Mauro Icardi’s future, the clubs managed to reach a deal right on the transfer window deadline day.

Lukaku himself is looking for a new challenge and rise of form, after a not very satisfying season at Old Trafford, scoring only 15 goals in 45 appearances in all competitions.

The Belgium international couldn’t impress United’s new manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer which led to him falling out of the starting XI more frequently.

Now, he has even more expectations to meet, as he was given the number nine shirt, which most likely means Icardi is looking at a departure from San Siro. If that’s the case, Lukaku needs to get his guts together and play on his potential in order to replace the Argentinian successfully.

Lukaku’s last season at Manchester United might not be his best one, but that doesn’t mean he can’t carry a club’s attacking force on his back.

In this scout report we will provide an analysis of Antonio Conte’s tactics and how could Lukaku fit the Nerazzurri’s style of play.

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