Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku says it’s unfair to count on him to be excellent at this stage, telling Sky Sports activities: “You may’t choose me because the completed article.”
The Belgium worldwide, 24, made a formidable begin to life at Previous Trafford following his transfer from Everton this summer season, scoring 11 targets, however is presently enduring a aim drought stretching again to Sept. 30.
Lukaku mentioned in an interview with Belgium assistant supervisor Thierry Henry that there’s extra to his recreation than simply scoring targets however he accepts he has room for enchancment.
“I feel lots of people are judging me because the completed article,” Lukaku mentioned. “I am 24 — you’ll be able to’t choose me because the completed article. I would reasonably have a 12 months the place I enhance, enhance, enhance reasonably than going straight to the highest after which declining.
“I do know I’ve a number of expertise. I can do a number of stuff, rating targets with my left, proper and head, however I wish to be a creator — I wish to have extra assists. I wish to be sure when my crew is having difficulties they will depend on me.
“I am on the proper stage and the proper age. I wish to be a winner and take my profession to the subsequent degree.”
Jose Mourinho not too long ago mentioned he was sad that the United followers “do not assist him a lot” and that he protected the striker by stopping him taking a penalty on this week’s 2-Zero Champions League win over Benfica.
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