Premier League Logo
News

Koeman: It is unbelievable how good Lukaku can be

12 Sep 2016
Sunderland v Everton

Everton manager delighted with Belgian striker's hat-trick in 3-0 win at Sunderland

Manager Ronald Koeman hailed the display of Romelu Lukaku after the Everton striker scored a hat-trick to inflict a 3-0 defeat upon Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.

Lukaku scored three goals in 11 second-half minutes to seal a comprehensive win at the Stadium of Light that lifted the Merseysiders up to third place in the table, two points shy of leaders Manchester City.

And Koeman was delighted to find his striker back in the goals after having failed to score since March.

"I did not have doubts about him," said Koeman. "It is unbelievable how good he can be. Strikers look to score goals and there was a little doubt in his mind when he didn’t score for so long for Everton.

"I told him the best answer is on the pitch and he showed his quality with the goals tonight. It was a great performance."

See: Koeman Hails 'Unbelievable' Rom

Latest News

More News: Latest News

Latest Videos

More Videos: Latest Videos

Cookies on PremierLeague.com

The Premier League website employs cookies to make our website work and improve your user experience. Essential cookies are required for the operation of our website. You may disable these but this may affect website functionality. Non-essential cookies help us improve the functionality of our website by collecting information and reporting on your use of the website as well as improving your user experience. You can manage your cookie settings and switch off non-essential cookies via the “Manage Settings” below.

Manage Settings
I accept cookies from this site