Romelu Lukaku ‘so emotional’ after Trevoh Chalobah’s first senior Chelsea FC goal in Crystal Palace win

Versatile academy graduate Chalobah registered a near-perfect Premier League debut at Stamford Bridge on Saturday as he helped Thomas Tuchel’s facet to maintain a clear sheet in their 2021/22 top-flight opener and in addition netted a brilliant strike from long-range to cap off a dominant 3-0 victory over London rivals Crystal Palace.It was an unforgettable second for the 22-year-old, who joined Chelsea’s youth setup 14 years in the past and has needed to wait very patiently for an opportunity in the senior facet after mortgage spells at Huddersfield, Ipswich and French membership Lorient, conserving his place in the beginning XI after a formidable pre-season marketing campaign and 120 minutes in the dramatic Uefa Super Cup win over Villarreal in Belfast.New £97.5million club-record signing Lukaku was unable to make his second debut for the Blues on opening weekend attributable to quarantine restrictions following his high-profile transfer from Inter Milan, however is because of be part of in first-team coaching at Cobham on Tuesday and can be in line to function towards Arsenal on the Emirates on Sunday.But whereas he was not permitted to play towards Palace, the Belgian nonetheless stored an in depth eye on proceedings and was delighted for Chalobah, having beforehand been near Trevoh’s older brother Nathaniel throughout his first spell at Chelsea between 2011-14.READ MORE“I used to be talking with Nate the opposite day after his brother scored,” Lukaku informed Chelsea’s in-house media staff in a video launched on Monday.“I obtained so emotional when his brother scored man. It obtained to me.“Because Nate, his older brother, actually embraced me once I got here [in 2011] as a result of we’re like one 12 months aside and he actually took his time to indicate me round London and stuff.“When his brother scored, it was an excessive amount of.”

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