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Lukaku open to adapting

26th February 2019, 10:03 by Alex Jack

Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku claims he's happy to play wherever Ole Gunnar Solskjaer picks him.

England striker Marcus Rashford has been used in a central role of late but the youngster is now an injury doubt after picking up a knock in the 0-0 draw with Liverpool on Sunday.

Belgian star Lukaku could find himself back playing through the middle against Crystal Palace on Wednesday, with the former Chelsea striker happy to play wherever needed for the United cause.

"Left, right or up front, it doesn’t matter to me,“ Romelu told reporters.

"Playing for this club is an honour and I just try to do my best in whichever position I play in. If it is on the right, then I will try to create chances, which I did against Liverpool, and if it is up front, then I will try to score goals.

"At the end of the day I just try and help my team-mates out and try to win matches."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Alex Jack is a Yorkshireman with Scottish connections and well versed in a number of sports. A Leeds United supporter, who also enjoys both codes of rugby. Leeds Rhinos is where you can find him in the summer, while Alex is an avid supporter of Scottish rugby union.

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