first_imgBelgium boss Roberto Martinez has confirmed Romelu Lukaku is “100 percent” fit to face Japan in their Round of 16 clash of the World CupThe Manchester United forward picked up an ankle injury after scoring back-to-back braces against both Panama and Tunisia in Belgium’s opening two games of the tournament.In light of this, Martinez chose to rest Lukaku as one of nine changes he made in Belgium’s 1-0 win over England on Thursday to secure top spot in Group G.But now the Spaniard has made it abundantly clear that Lukaku will be featuring against Japan at Rostov as the Red Devils look to set-up a quarter-final tie against either Brazil or Mexico.Romelu Lukaku, Serie A, Inter MilanCapello calls Lukaku “a modern striker” Manuel R. Medina – September 14, 2019 The former Italian manager believes Romelu Lukaku is perfectly suited for Antonio Conte’s Internazionale Milan in the Serie A.“He trained today and has no problems,” said Martinez, according to MEN.“He’ll be available (to face Japan), 100 percent.”Defensive duo Thomas Vermaelen and captain Vincent Kompany have also been declared fully fit for Monday’s match.last_img

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