Lukaku's agent confirms he's had contact with Daniel Levy

Chris Brunskill

Ugh

There have been rumors making the rounds about Romelu Lukaku and Tottenham lately, and today Sky Sports are running with some quotes from the player's agent:

"I'm looking for a club for Romelu. And yes, I've talked to Daniel Levy once, but that doesn't mean Romelu will definitely join Spurs. That's not a talking point at this moment."

"There aren't 20 teams that can afford to buy Romelu. He won't go from Everton to, let's say, Swansea.  There's also a difference between Everton that plays against relegation and an Everton that fights for European football."

Frankly, this is concerning. We know that Lukaku didn't react particularly well to Chelsea bringing in Samuel Eto'o this summer, and it sounds as if the player is planning to spend next season away from the club as well. Whether or not Chelsea are on board with this is still unclear, but I'd assume they're at least aware of what the player's agent is doing.

There's really no excuse for Lukaku to spend next season on loan, he's still very raw, but he's clearly a better player than either of Fernando Torres or Demba Ba. If the Blues aren't planning to sell him and reinvest those funds elsewhere, there is absolutely no reason for him to send the season anywhere else.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join We Ain't Got No History

You must be a member of We Ain't Got No History to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at We Ain't Got No History. You should read them.

Join We Ain't Got No History

You must be a member of We Ain't Got No History to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at We Ain't Got No History. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9353_tracker