Thomas Tuchel Discusses Lukaku’s Admiration after the new season begins to roll
The new season starts in a few days, but Chelsea will play Villarreal in the SuperCup final on Wednesday for a chance to win their first championship.The fact that Romelu Lukaku has finished his physical ahead of his move to Chelsea is no longer news. The Belgian striker, though, will be unavailable for the match.
Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel praised Lukaku as a “phenomenal player” in an interview with Skysports.
He compared him to players like Haaland, Kane, and Lewandowski, who all play as true No9s who love to score and have a strong box presence.
“It’s no secret that Lukaku is a tremendous player, and his type of profile is exactly what we’re looking for.” Tuchel remarked.