Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Rom Agent Wants Focus on Striker, Not Fans' Chant

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Rom Agent Wants Focus on Striker, Not Fans' Chant

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ROMELU Lukaku has pleaded with United fans to stop singing the controversial chant as it is taking the shine off his goals.

Lukaku has enjoyed a strong start to his Old Trafford career scoring six goals in his first six league games for United but a lot of the attention has been coming off the pitch in the past few weeks.

In homage to the new frontman the United fans came up with a chant which has been condemned by Kick It Out, football's equality and inclusion organisation, and the club.

Lukaku had already asked the fans to 'move on together' and stop singing the chant.

But, after Lukaku scored the winner against Southampton, he was serenaded loudly with the chant and his agent, Mino Raiola, has made his client's feelings on the matter very clear. …

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