RIO FERDINAND has backed Romelu Lukaku to attain a minimum of 20 targets this season as Chelsea edge nearer to asserting his arrival.
The 28-year-old is poised to return to Stamford Bridge seven years after being bought to Everton after the Blues agreed a £97.5million take care of Inter Milan.
He has already undergone his medical in Italy forward of his swap again to the Premier League.
All that’s now left is for the Champions League holders to announce his signing after paperwork was accomplished in Monaco.
And Manchester United legend Ferdinand believes the Belgium worldwide can be an on the spot success in his second spell at Chelsea.
He has even claimed that Lukaku can be seeking to down the Purple Devils after they bought him to Inter in 2019 after deeming him as not ok.
Talking in regards to the participant on his YouTube channel FIVE, he stated: “I’ve spoken to him just lately and he is hungry man.
“He hasn’t confirmed to me that he is signing for Chelsea however he simply stated this season, he is hungry.
“I simply assume this man, loads of greatness comes by having gas and what I imply by that’s having doubters and desirous to show them improper.
“He is bought an entire stadium full at Manchester United who doubted him, all of the fan base at Outdated Trafford doubted him.
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“Lots of people weren’t too dissatisfied when he left.
“He can be sitting there and searching within the diary to see when that Outdated Trafford sport is and he’ll wish to unload.
“Romelu Lukaku ensures you 20 targets, minimal. He ensures you that.
“He is scored targets wherever he is been, he is an elite goalscorer, it is so simple as that.”
Lukaku has banged in 64 targets in 95 video games in Italy within the final two years, together with 24 top-flight strikes final time period that secured Inter’s first Serie A title since 2010.
And he’ll now be seeking to rating his first objective for Chelsea having drawn a clean from his 15 video games between 2011-2014.
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