After the best professional season of his career, Lukaku powered Belgium through the group stages at Euro 2020. And he’s only getting started.
We know that the shortest distance between two points is a straight line. What footballers know is that the longest distance between two points is the way back from failure. Romelu Lukaku set out on that road almost a year ago and has now reached such speed that he has far outpaced any challenger who was ahead of him. It is a remarkable return, a hero’s journey, and now he ventures across Europe with his national team at the Euro 2020 tournament, perhaps on course for further glory.
But more on his adventures with Belgium later . . .