Romelu Lukaku has picked up where he left off last season, scoring freely for Everton and looking an integral part of Roberto Martinez’s plans for this campaign.
Naturally, questions would have been asked of Jose Mourinho and his decision to let the player go on loan. Yes, he’s young and still needs to develop, but is Stamford Bridge not a good environment for him? It would certainly be wide of the mark to suggest Lukaku would offer little throughout the campaign.
Here are five reasons why Mourinho got it wrong in bringing in Samuel Eto’o and loaning Lukaku.