Romelu Lukaku seems to have some fear from Juventus, as the Belgian’s track record against the old lady doesn’t look so good. Lukaku recently joined his former club Chelsea this summer for a price of 100 million. The Blues needed a good striker, had their eyes on Lukaku after his great performance for Inter Milan last season.
While Lukaku’s Stamford bridge return has been not so disappointing as he has scored 4 goals in his last 8 games for Chelsea. However, he failed to send Chelsea in the winning ways against Manchester City in the Premier League. While Lukaku also failed to score against Juventus in the Champions League fixture on Wednesday.
We know Lukaku as the big Belgian who loves to score against opponents, but when we see his record against Juventus it doesn’t look good. Following which it is somewhat clear why the Belgian failed to score against the old lady in his last match.
Romelu Lukaku has played against Juventus six times before the last game and has only been able to win one game. The first match that the Belgian played against old lady was for Manchester United. Where the red devils suffered a defeat of 1-0 in the Champions League 2018-19 campaign.
And for the last five matches against Juventus, Lukaku played for Inter Milan during his stay in Serie A. While out of the five matches, four are defeats with only one draw, and in all those six matches Lukaku has only scored 1 goal. It seems Romelu Lukaku seems to have some curse while playing against Juventus. Otherwise, there is no other explanation for the scoring Belgian to not score against the old lady.
Romelu Lukaku again failed to deliver against Juventus, this time playing for Chelsea
Chelsea faced Juventus in the second matchday of the Champions League group H. And the Blues had to suffer a defeat against the old lady with a narrow scoreline of 1-0. Chelsea traveled to Italy hoping their 100-million-star Lukaku would make difference in the match.
But little did they know about the Belgian’s poor record against Juventus. In the whole 90 minutes played Lukaku seemed lost in the whole pitch not knowing what to do. While the forward also missed some good chances of turn the game Chelsea way. However, at last, he couldn’t do anything as the Blues lost by 1-0. And Romelu Lukaku’s bad record against Juventus continues, however, we will wait to see him in the home leg.
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