Romelu Lukaku completes Manchester United transfer

Romelu Lukaku completed his move to Manchester United today, having undergone a medical and agreeing personal terms with the English giants.

football Updated: Jul 18, 2017 10:17 IST
Agence France-Presse
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Romelu Lukaku,Everton F.C.,Manchester United F.C.
Romelu Lukaku is now officially a Manchester United player. (Twitter)

Romelu Lukaku officially completed his move from Everton to Manchester United on Monday for a reported fee of £75 million, a record deal between British clubs.

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The 24-year-old Belgian international striker -- Everton’s record Premier League goalscorer -- signed a five-year deal after passing his medical and agreeing personal terms which will see him earn over £200,000 a week.

“Romelu is a natural fit for Manchester United. He is a big personality and a big player. It is only natural that he wants to develop his career at the biggest club,” said United manager Jose Mourinho on the club website.

First Published: Jul 10, 2017 22:03 IST