LONDON -- Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has only been deemed fit enough for a place on the bench for the FA Cup final against Chelsea.
The 24-year-old, who has scored 27 goals this season, has missed the last three games with an ankle injury and despite undergoing treatment in Belgium has only been named among the substitutes at Wembley.
Marcus Rashford has been picked in his place in a forward line that also includes Alexis Sanchez and Jesse Lingard. Phil Jones is preferred to Eric Bailly...
It feels like a distant memory, but last summer's Premier League transfer window was largely dominated by one debate: Romelu Lukaku or Alvaro Morata?
Manchester United and Chelsea were both in the market for a new centre-forward, a no-nonsense No. 9 to lead the line and bang in goals. Lukaku and Morata were the two options and, while both talented and relatively young centre-forwards, they were different in terms of background. Lukaku, for example, was accustomed to life in the Premier League, but...
Romelu Lukaku, Anthony Martial and Marouane Fellaini have travelled with the Manchester United squad ahead the FA Cup final against Chelsea on Saturday.
Lukaku has missed the last three games with an ankle injury. After having treatment in Belgium, he returned to Carrington on Tuesday and was part of the United squad that boarded a train to London from Stockport station on Wednesday afternoon.
Martial was also part of the group despite missing the 1-0 win over Watford on Sunday with a knee injury....
LONDON -- Gary Cahill said it has saddened him to see talented young players leave Chelsea in recent years and praised Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku for turning himself into a world-class striker since departing Stamford Bridge.
Lukaku joined Everton from Chelsea for £28 million in summer 2014 in search of regular first-team football and three years later earned a £75m move to United, where he has scored 27 goals in 50 appearances across all competitions this season.