Monday November 18 2019
Batshuayi: 'Lukaku a phenomenon'

Michy Batshuayi has hailed “phenomenon” Romelu Lukaku after watching the Inter striker score the fourth goal in Belgium’s 4-1 win over Russia.

Batshuayi replaced Lukaku during the second half against Russia. but not before the former Manchester United hitman got on the scoresheet in St Petersburg.

“Romelu is a phenomenon,” the Chelsea attacker told RTBF.

“We can play very well together. I think we compliment each other perfectly.

“He has the strength and I have the technique. I can also play deeper.”

Belgium have already booked their place at Euro 2020, going into their final qualifier against Cyprus this evening.

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