Everton sign Lukaku for club-record fee
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Everton have signed Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku for a club-record fee of £28m. The Belgian international, who spent last season on loan at Goodison Park and was their leading scorer with 16 goals in 33 appearances to help them finish fifth, has agreed a five-year contract.

Reports of the move began emerging in the 21-year-old's homeland earlier on Wednesday and the striker tweeted a picture of himself on a plane with the message "Time to write a new chapter.....".

Lukaku was manager Roberto Martinez's primary summer transfer target and while the fee may have blown their previous record - £15m for Lukaku's compatriot Marouane Fellaini when he moved from Standard Liege in 2008 - the Toffees boss believes the striker's age and potential mean it was worth paying.