Romelu Lukaku has seemingly hit out at Federico Pastorello after his agent instructed the striker was sad at Chelsea and needed to return to Inter.

Lukaku has began to search out his toes after initially struggling on his £97.5million return to Chelsea from Inter, scoring a brace towards Wolves and hanging in his final sport towards Leeds United.

That takes his Premier League tally to eight objectives for the season in 25 video games, however stories of disgruntlement once more circulated on Friday ahead of the FA Cup remaining with Liverpool.

Thomas Tuchel was left bemused after Pastorello revealed plans to talk to Chelsea’s potential new homeowners concerning the striker’s future, stating “it’s apparent that there was an issue”.

Pastorello instructed Lukaku might return to Italy, topic to negotiations with Todd Boehly’s consortium, who’ve signed an settlement to buy the club from Roman Abramovich in a deal that might be accomplished by the top of the month, in line with stories.

In Pastorello’s interview with La Repubblica, he hinted that former club Inter and even neighbours Milan have been doubtless suitors for Lukaku, who has since taken to Instagram to garbage such options.

“By no means ever will I let somebody converse for me…,” Lukaku posted. “I stored my mouth shut and centered on serving to the staff and finish the season in the easiest way as doable.

“So if somebody on the market [is] making an attempt to say one thing me and the club…Not in my identify. RL.”

It’s not the primary time Lukaku’s future at Chelsea has been introduced into query, after the talisman was quoted by Sky Sport Italy as being “not blissful” along with his place in Tuchel’s first-team plans in December.

Lukaku will look to position off-field considerations to 1 facet when Chelsea face Liverpool at Wembley Stadium on Saturday, Tuchel’s facet aiming for revenge for the EFL Cup remaining loss again in February.



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