Sky Sports pundit: This Everton key man was bang out of order during clash v Man City
By Harvey Byrne
Sky Sports pundit Ray Wilkins has labelled Everton key man Romelu Lukaku as “bang out of order” following Sunday’s clash against Manchester City.
The Toffees ran out emphatic 4-0 victors against Pep Guardiola’s side in an impressive display at Goodison Park.
Goals from Romelu Lukaku, Kevin Mirallas, Tom Davies and Ademola Lookman secured all three points for Everton.
The goal from 18-year-old Davies was a particular standout, also marking his first senior goal.
The young starlet was played through by attacking midfielder Ross Barkley and managed to ease the ball over the onrushing Claudio Bravo.
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However, forward Lukaku did make an attempt to get his foot on the ball and Wilkins was highly critical of the action from the experienced forward.
“Romelu Lukaku tried to steal young Tom Davies’ goal yesterday,” started Wilkins, speaking on Monday morning’s Sky Sports News Premier League Daily show when discussing the match.
To which presenter Rob Wotton replied: “Bless him, he was just trying to make sure it went in.”
However, Wilkins wasn’t having it and returned by saying: “Bless him? No, I think that was bang out of order.”
Lukaku has starred for Everton since 2013 after originally joining on loan from Chelsea.
He has totalled 74 goals in 149 appearances during his time on Merseyside and although he only finished with one against City he will expecting a lot more to come.
In other Everton news, Robbie Savage hailed this Toffees man as magnificent against City.