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Lukaku wants end to Drogba comparisons

September 5, 2012
By Ian Edwards
Romelu Lukaku is ready to emerge from the shadow of Didier Drogba after claiming he's bored of comparisons with the Ivorian.

The striker, on-loan at West Brom from Chelsea, was hailed as the new Drogba, when he was lured to Stamford Bridge for £18 million last summer.

A miserable first season under Andre Villas-Boas left the 19-year-old stuck in Drogba's shadow and Lukaku is delighted to have escaped to the Hawthorns to finally bury the constant comparisons, even though Drogba ...

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