Romelu Lukaku's Biography: Football Was the Weapon of His Life

Romelu Lukaku is one of the best footballers in the world today. He had to travel a long way to make his name known to the world. Romelu Lukaku arranges this with that past and present path.

Romelu Lukaku's Biography: Football Was the Weapon of His Life
Romelu Lukaku's Biography

Though the ups and downs of life are overshadowed by sorrow or happiness, the memories remain in the mind for a lifetime. Romelu Lukaku is one of the best footballers in the world today. Won many titles, earned a lot of money. But he did not forget the days of sorrow behind him. Romelu Lukaku, the star footballer of ManU and Belgium, remembers the poverty-stricken life of his childhood in the midst of luxurious life. He has once again proved his worth in the Russia World Cup.

He is in second place in the race to win the highest goal scorer award of the tournament. The English Premier League introduced him a long time ago, but Lukaku has been able to better present himself to the world at the World Cup in Russia. Romelu Lukaku is one of the best footballers in the world today. He had to travel a long way to make his name known to the world. Romelu Lukaku arranges this with that past and present path.

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According to Romelu Lukaku's biography, he was born on May 13, 1993, in Antwerp, Belgium. His father Roger Lukaku was a professional footballer and his mother Adolphine Lukaku was a housewife. He was born into a minority black family in Belgium. Lukaku did not have much interest in football at first

His parents did not want their children to become addicted to football and lose focus on their studies. But because Lukaku's father was a professional footballer, he was a big fan of football. He regularly watched the English Premier League. Lukaku started watching the English Premier League with his father. Watching the English Premier League made him interested in football and at one point he became addicted.

Besides watching football, he also became addicted to football video games. Despite his addiction to football, Romelu Lukaku was very good at studying. That's why at first his parents didn't want him to be admitted to the football club, but seeing Lukaku's addiction to football, his father admitted him to a local club called 'Rupel Boom'. In a very short period of time, he continued to spread his football talent. He created the best position among the young footballers in his club.

Struggling Family Life

According to Romelu Lukaku’s biography, the Romelu Lukaku family came to Belgium as immigrants from the African country of Zaire (now Congo). There were additional benefits for immigrants who could play good football. His father enrolled in professional football to overcome poverty. When Lukaku's father was 23, he entered professional football. It is very difficult to enroll in professional football at this age. At the same time, he did not have the experience to play at the youth level. But fortunately, Roger Lukaku adapted well to football and covered all the expenses of the family from the income earned by playing football. He played for several local clubs in Belgium as well as for the World Cup qualifiers for Zaire. But when Romelu Luca was only 6 years old.

Then towards the end of his father's career. His income continues to decline. Their day of trouble begins. Lukaku realizes that they have to go through hardships. But they became absolutely exhausted. Lukaku's mother used to feed her two brothers the same food every day. That was milk and bread. At one time his mother could not afford that. We can learn from Romelu Lukaku’s biography


His mother used to mix a little milk with water. One disaster after another came down. Poverty surrounds them from all sides. The favorite medium of football is to sell TV. The power supply to the house was cut off. All in all, Lukaku's life began in great hardship. Lukaku then promises he will be a professional footballer. Playing football will earn money and alleviate the misery of the family.

He started playing for the youth team of Lear at the age of 11. Lukaku has won both life and football by fighting for his life with football. He is blooming in both country and club.


Club Career

According to Romelu Lukaku’s biography, he took the helm in his football at the local club Rupel Boome in Antwerp. After spending four years there, he joined Lear. Lierse S.K. was a professional football club in Belgium. Lukaku started playing in their youth team.

From 2004 to 2006, he played 12 matches for the Lions' youth team and scored 121 goals.

When Lierse S.K. dropped from the first division to the second division, 13 of Lierse S.K’s footballers, including him, joined the Underlet Club. Lukaku has scored 131 goals in 93 appearances for the under-youth team for three years. Romelu Lukaku promised his father in the days of poverty that he would enroll in professional football at the age of 16. He signed with Anderlecht on May 13, 2009, after 16 years.

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He played for Underlet from 2009 to 2011. Romelu Lukaku has scored 33 goals in 73 appearances for Anderlecht in two seasons. He then joined Chelsea, an English Premier League club from Anderlecht. Although he joined Chelsea, Chelsea sent him to play twice. In the 2012-13 season, he went on loan from Chelsea to West Bromwich Albion. He was then sent back to Everton on loan in the 2013-14 season. He scored 15 goals in 31 appearances for Everton.

He later joined Everton from Chelsea for 28 million. He played for Everton from 2014 to 2017. Romelu Lukaku has scored 53 goals in 110 appearances in three seasons at Everton. He joined Manchester United from Everton last season. Exactly how much Manchester United has paid him has been revealed, but various reports suggest that Jose Mourinho will have to spend 75 million to bring him to the team.

He has scored 17 goals in 34 appearances for Manchester United in the English Premier League.


International Career

Romelu Lukaku started playing for the country from the under-15 team. He later got a chance in the under-21 team of Belgium in 2009. He was called up to the national team in 2010 from the under-21 team. Lukaku made his Belgian debut on 24 February 2010 in a friendly against Croatia. Lukaku scored his first international goal against the Netherlands two years after his debut for the country.

Lukaku played for the country in the 2014 World Cup and scored 1 goal. Despite scoring one goal in the 2014 World Cup, Romelu Lukaku is playing well in the 2018 World Cup after four years. He has scored a total of four goals as of this writing. The number of goals can be ascertained from where his team Belgium will end up.


Personal Life

From Romelu Lukaku’s biography we can learn, he has been in love with Julia Vandenweghe since 2014. He did not fall in love with a white woman but fell in love with a black girl like her. They love each other dearly and never hide their relationship. They have been deeply in love with each other for several years so the idea is that their relationship will last until marriage.

Romelu Lukaku also starred in a documentary about his personal life, De School van Lukaku. This documentary covers everything from his school life to the youth team. Romelu Lukaku speaks Dutch, Portuguese, English, Spanish and French in addition to his native language. Even if he can't speak German, he can understand.