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Ryan Giggs says Romelu Lukaku must fight past extra scrutiny at Man United

Ryan Giggs says Romelu Lukaku must fight past extra scrutiny at Man United
From ESPN - July 17, 2017

Ryan Giggs has warned Romelu Lukaku he will have to deal with a whole new level of scrutiny at Manchester United.

The Belgium striker joined United from Everton for 75 million last Monday, snubbing champions Chelsea to sign a five-year contract at Old Trafford.

But Lukaku has already come under the microscope after not scoring on his debut, the 5-2 friendly win over the LA Galaxy on Saturday.

Nevertheless, former United favourite Giggs feels the 24-year-old will score goals for his new side - although he feels the rest of the squad need to help lift the pressure off the new boy's shoulders.

"I do not think it should be just Lukaku, the goals need to come from all over the pitch,'' Giggs told Press Association Sport.

"Juan Mata usually gets to double figures and it's up to the likes of Paul Pogba, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford to get into double figures, because Lukaku will definitely score goals.

"Last year it was left to Zlatan Ibrahimovic, but it needs a team effort to get more goals.

"Lukaku has been in the Premier League for last few years and regularly scored 20-plus, so I can see him scoring goals. But he's going to witness little things, like we have seen already -- like not scoring on his debut.

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