Liverpool news Lukaku sends one word message after Everton win v Liverpool MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - The former Everton striker was watching on from afar as Carlo Ancelotti's side beat Liverpool and fans will love his response
Breaking News ! Romelu Lukaku expressed his delight for Everton after their Merseyside derby victory over Liverpool at the weekend. The 27-year-old never tasted a derby victory during his four years at Goodison Park, netting three goals in his eight matches against Liverpool for the Toffees, including a brace in 2013's 3-3 draw. Now at Inter Milan, Lukaku was watching on from afar as his former side recorded their first win at Anfield since 1999 thanks to goals from Richarlison and Gylfi Sigurdsson. The Belgian forward ran a Twitter Q&A for his fans and was asked what colour Merseyside was. In a one-word response, he replied: "Blue", followed by a blue emoji. Read More Related Articles Dan Meis breaks silence on Bramley-Moore Dock as Everton receive planning permission Read More Related Articles Bill Kenwright speaks out after 'important' step in Everton new stadium journey Lukau was subsequently asked if he had watched the match and confirmed he had, sending his congratulations to his former club. "Yes I did," he said. "So happy for everyone at Everton." Speaking in 2019, Lukaku reflected on his move to Everton from Chelsea and revealed it was a last-minute decision after being convinced by Stamford Bridge director Michael Emenalo to prove himself at a higher club than his former loan side West Brom. "Everton was good. I came there and I just wanted to play," he said. "At that moment I was in a difficult situation at Chelsea, I just turned 20, at the end of the season we had the World Cup in Brazil.
. Then Everton came with Roberto Martinez. He called me two hours before the deadline. "I spoke to Demba Ba and he said, 'Rom, what are you going to do? Are you staying or leaving?' "I said, 'Look, my friend, I'm willing to leave'. But, I wanted to go back to West Bromwich Albion. I wanted to go back there, I already received the whole training schedule from West Brom for the whole month.
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"Then Michael Emenalo called me, the old managing director of Chelsea, and said, 'You did well at West Brom, but you need to try and play for a club who's closer to the top.' "I said that's true, because if I do well there I probably would get my chance at Chelsea. "I'll go to Everton and say yes to Roberto Martinez. He called me twice and I didn't even pick up the phone."
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