Man United striker Lukaku plans to quit Belgium

International Edition By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 17/08/2018

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Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has revealed that he plans to quit Belguim national team after the 2020 European Championship.

The 25-year-old Red Devils leading all-time scorer with 40 international goals, surpassing a record which had stood for 78 years earlier this summer.

However, the striker has now outlined his plans to step aside and allow younger players to come through on the international stage following the next major tournament in two years' time.

Lukaku told Business Insider. "After the Euros, I think I'll stop. I'm 25, I'm like, I'm not even in my prime yet."

"So I still see them as competition right now because they try to take my spot and I don't want to give it up to them. So like another two years, and then they can have it."

Lukaku is Belgium highest goal scorer in 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia with four goals.
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