Inter Milan comprise signed Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku from Manchester United for a membership file price of 80m euros (£74m) on a 5-yr deal.
Lukaku, 26, scored 42 targets in 96 games for United but leaves correct two years after his £75m hurry from Everton.
He turns into the third most costly signing by a Serie A membership after the Juventus duo of Cristiano Ronaldo (£99.2m) and Gonzalo Higuain (£75.3m).
“Inter were the correct membership I wanted,” acknowledged Lukaku.
“I am here to bring the Nerazzurri support to the head.”
In a commentary, Manchester United acknowledged: “Everyone would capture to thank Romelu for his efforts on the membership and pass on our ideal wants for the future.”
Lukaku scored 15 targets in 45 games for United last season but was frequently lost sight of in favour of England striker Marcus Rashford by manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
He did not characteristic in any of United’s pre-season games, with Solskjaer announcing the participant had an ankle hurt.
Belgium manager Roberto Martinez acknowledged earlier this summer season Lukaku “had to leave” the Premier League membership, with Inter boss Antonio Conte indicating the ex-Blues striker was his top transfer priority.
Lukaku’s United career
Lukaku moved to United from Everton in 2017 and on the time was ideal the fourth participant to ranking 80 targets within the Premier League earlier than turning 24 – after Michael Owen, Robbie Fowler and Wayne Rooney.
In his debut season, the Belgian grew to become one of ideal 11 United gamers to ranking 25 targets or extra in a marketing campaign since 1992-93. Cantona, Andy Cole and present United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (25 every) are amongst the strikers who beneath no instances matched Lukaku’s 27-intention tally in a United marketing campaign.
On the other hand, 26% of his United targets – 11 out of 42 – came within the important two months of his Old-long-established Trafford career.
Lukaku’s departure leaves United with correct three established forwards – Rashford, Anthony Martial and Alexis Sanchez – to boot to to kids Angel Gomes, Mason Greenwood and Tahith Chong.
United comprise spent £140m this summer season on Harry Maguire, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Daniel James.