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Agent Federico Pastorello as revealed Lukaku still has a dream to play for Real Madrid

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Romelu Lukaku’s return to Chelsea should solve a problem for Thomas Tuchel’s side (Nick Potts/PA)

Romelu Lukaku’s return to Chelsea should solve a problem for Thomas Tuchel’s side (Nick Potts/PA)

Romelu Lukaku’s return to Chelsea should solve a problem for Thomas Tuchel’s side (Nick Potts/PA)

Romelu Lukaku agent has insisted the Belgium striker only had eyes for Chelsea when he sealed his return to Stamford Bridge last summer, but he has admitted there is one further dream left for him to fulfil in his career.

Lukaku returned to Chelsea for £97.5million deal last summer, after a successful two-year spell with Inter Milan ended with him guiding the club to the Serie A title under boss Antonio Conte.

Now his agent Federico Pastorello has told Sky Sports that Lukaku's ambition to play for Chelsea for a second time was too much to resist when the offer came his way, even though he still has a dream to play for Real Madrid.

"I could tell summer 2021 would be an important market for him," said Pastorello. "Three or four top clubs were looking for important strikers and on the market there was not one for each club.

"During his last season at Man United he always had Chelsea in his head. Real Madrid as well I have to admit. That is another dream of his in terms of imagining his career, but Chelsea was always 100 per cent his target.

"They were the love of his childhood so there was always this desire to come back. It was a question of pride. He had that in his head and his heart."

Pastorello went on to suggest Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has been crucial in helping Lukaku to feel wanted, which may not always have been the case during his previous spell in English football with Manchester United.

"He gave him the feeling that he wanted him, that he was the perfect last piece in the puzzle," he added. "It's very crucial for a player to decide to go on a team with a coach that wants him.

"Two years of work with Mr Conte helped him. He can score left, right, head. He has completed himself as a striker working with Mr Conte. He also had the opportunity to improve himself personally.

"He felt wanted. This is what he was not able to feel at Man United. That happens. It was actually another reason he decided to come here because Mr Tuchel really made a fantastic speech with him.

"He gave him the feeling that he really wanted him, that he was the perfect last piece in the puzzle. It's very crucial for a player to decide to go in a team with a coach that really wants him."

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