Chelsea new signing Romelu Lukaku will be making his second Chelsea debut on Sunday when Chelsea meets Arsenal but the blues fans might not be impress with Lukaku records against Arsenal.
While 80 percent of Premier League strikers would be smilling, happy and licking their lips at the prospect of playing Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal poor defence, Chelsea new signing may not be happy to face the Gunners.
28-years-old Lukaku return to West London on a club record £97.5 million deal. Chelsea first signed Lukaku from Anderlecht 10years ago.
Now, Lukaku first test is to go up against Arsenal abject defence in Chelsea second League game into 2021/2022 season.
Unfortunately for Lukaku and Chelsea’s family, Arsenal have never been an easy team for thr Belgium international who had suffer from the hands of the Gunners in the past.
Now, lets break down Lukaku records against Arsenal in recent years.
Romelu Lukaku has played Arsenal 15 times across four clubs while only manage to score just two goals and one assist from those 15 games.
Base on our stats in Lukaku 15 games against Gunners. Lukaku have 0.2 averages goal involvements per game against Arsenal.
However, Lukaku overall records in the Premier League look more interesting, with 113 goals and 35 assists in 252 Premier League games, this round Lukaku average involvement per game at 0.59
He’s now a better player compare to when he last face Arsenal in the League and More will be expected from him.
Thomas Tuchel has made it known he wants the club new signing to be a leader in his squad.