‘Ronaldo, Adriano, Vieri’ Lukaku picks Inter senior striker he wants to play with
Romelu Lukaku has picked three senior Inter Milan strikers he wants to work with.
A turning point in Lukaku’s career came in 2019 when he joined Inter from Manchester United. Under the guidance of coach Antonio Conte, he developed into an Italian Serie A top-class striker and scored over 20 league goals for two consecutive seasons. In the 2020-2021 season, he recorded 24 goals and 11 assists in 36 games and won the league MVP. Based on these performances, he returned to Chelsea in the summer of 2021, but he could not continue his performance and returned to Inter through rental.
Lukaku selected players토스카지노 he wanted to play with among past Inter players in an internal interview with the club, which was released on the 19th (Korean time). “As a roommate, I think Adriano would be good. He’s a nice guy. I get a lot of emotions whenever I talk to him,” he said. “When I was young, people told me he was a strong left-footed striker. , he changed everything for me,” he said. Adriano played for Inter in the mid-to-late 2000s.
Ronaldo (then Inter Milan). Getty Images Korea
On the pitch, it was expected that he would work well with another Brazilian striker, Ronaldo, and Christian Vieri, a former Italian national team player. Ronaldo at Inter from 1997 to 2002 and Vieri from 1999 to 2005. “I would have preferred Ronaldo as an attacking partner,” said Lukaku.
When asked which defender he would like to play against, he chose Marco Materazzi, who had won the ‘Treble’ while playing for Inter for 10 years. “I want to challenge Materazzi. Materazzi is tall and strong. He is aggressive. He is the type of player who annoys strikers. He can grow into a better player while experiencing such difficult moments. It would have been exciting for viewers as well,” he explained the reason for the choice.