Sat 20 August 2022 | 21:01

Lautaro Martinez: I spoke to Lukaku every day at Chelsea

Lautaro Martinez reveals he spoke every day with Romelu Lukaku since he left Inter for Chelsea.


defeated Spezia 3-0 on Saturday in the Serie A with goals from Martinez, Calhanoglu, and Correa. Martinez opened the scoring on an assist from

Romelu Lukaku

around 500 days since their last game together in San Siro.

“It was wonderful. We were facing a very solid squad that presses well, but we did great work and must continue, as there’s a long road ahead of us,”

Lautaro Martinez told Sky Sport Italia.

The opening goal was the return of the Lu-La partnership at San Siro, circa 500 days since their last game together in this venue, interrupted by the move to Chelsea.

Lautaro Martinez

also said he is happy Lukaku is playing for Inter again.

“I am very happy he came back because he said we need to battle against everyone. He’ll give us a big hand and we will continue battling alongside him.

“We kept in contact and spoke every day from the moment he left. He is a great help to this team. We all want to keep improving, we have four talented strikers and all bring different characteristics.”

Martinez admits he is happy Milan Skriniar’s move to Paris Saint-Germain collapsed.

“Skriniar is a very important player for us and everyone knows it. We’ll fight to win everything.”

source: SportMob

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