Why did Chelsea fail to sign Romelu Lukaku? The answer is finally out
Apart from the defenders, another fruitless chase, which led to a lot of frustration to Antonio Conte and his men, was that of former Blue, and present Everton striker, Romelu Lukaku. Lukaku was eager to head back to Stamford Bridge, but Everton just did not budge from their “not for sale” position.
And now the Belgian has claimed that he would not try and force Everton to sell him to Chelsea in the next transfer window. This means he won’t be handing in a transfer request like John Stones did last season. And that means Chelsea will have to come up with some miracle if they still want to sign him.
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