Romelu Lukaku was given a base place at Chelsea by coach Thomas Tuchel on Saturday afternoon in the league match against Wolverhampton. The Red Devil has been missing the last three Premier League matches of The Blues in the starting eleven. He was allowed to come in against West Ham and Manchester United, in the 1-0 defeat against Everton he remained on the bench for an entire game.
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Chelsea are currently third in the Premier League. It can certainly no longer finish in the first two and now mainly has to secure its Champions League ticket by finishing in the first four. Earlier in the day it was announced that the club will be taken over by an American consortium. It is not yet clear whether this will have consequences for the sporting effect.