Romelu Lukaku leans out of his car on the streets of Milan to celebrate Serie A title with supporters
Romelu Lukaku takes to the streets of Milan and leans out of the sunroof of his car to chant with fans, while thousands ignore social aloofness rules to celebrate Inter’s first Serie A title in 11 years.
- Inter Milan won their first Serie A title since 2009-2010 on Sunday
- Antonio Conte’s team was crowned after Atalanta drew against Sassuolo
- Romelu Lukaku took to the streets to celebrate with fans and learned from his car
Romelu Lukaku enjoyed a one-man parade on Sunday after Inter Milan were crowned Serie A champions, ending 11 years of waiting for glory.
The club from San Siro did its bit on Saturday, beating Crotone 2-0 before Atalanta won the title of Antonio Conte with the 1-1 draw 24 hours later.
Jose Mourinho delivered Inter’s last Italian championship in 2010, as they also ended Juventus’ nine-year dominance of the division.
Romelu Lukaku took to the streets to celebrate with Inter fans after their Serie A title
The Nerazzurri planned to party after winning their first Italian title in 11 years
Lukaku couldn’t wait to celebrate with his supporters and went live on Instagram as he drove through the streets of Milan leaning out of the sunroof of his car.
The Belgian powerhouse sang with fans and swung an Inter jersey over his head after finishing a fantastic season, clearly enjoying his time in Italy.
The former Manchester United forward has scored 21 goals in 33 games this season and has four more to add to his number.
Lukaku has already scored 61 goals in 92 appearances for the Nerazzurri, far surpassing his record with the Old Trafford side.
Lukaku assisted Christian Eriksen’s opener on Saturday when Inter took a step towards the title
Sassuolo who won a 1-1 draw against Atalanta was enough to seal Inter their championship
“I am so happy for all the Inter fans in the world, for the team, the staff, the president and everyone,” Lukaku told Sky Sports Italia.
‘It was a great year for us, I am really proud to play for Inter. I wanted to come out here and celebrate with the people. I told my friend this was the best way to experience it, to be there with the fans.
“For me and many of my teammates, this is our first league title, so it is a moment we wanted to share with them.”
‘Last year was also good, but this was the best of my career. It’s great and I hope to continue like this. I want to thank everyone, I am really so happy. ‘
It’s an emotional title for Inter after so many years, ending Juventus’ stranglehold in Serie A.
Lukaku assisted Christian Eriksen in scoring the opener on Saturday when Inter grabbed the trophy with one hand, while Achraf fired Hakimi in the second, sinking Sassuolo.
Inter are now the second most successful club in Italian history behind Juventus, with AC Milan being overhauled as they progressed to 36 league championships.
Inter also led the standings for the last 13 laps since defeating Lazio 3-1 on February 14, improving to second place in Conte’s 2019-2020 debut season.