Romelu Lukaku takes part in Chelsea training after injury scare with Belgium
Romelu Lukaku took part in full training with Chelsea on Thursday despite having pulled out of Belgium’s defeat to Italy due to muscle fatigue, though there was no sign of Antonio Rudiger.
The forward was part of the Belgium side that lost to France on Thursday, netting shortly before half-time as Roberto Martinez’s side threw away a two-goal advantage against the world champions.
But he played no part in their follow-up game on Sunday against Euro 2020 winners Italy in the UEFA Nations League third-place play-off, having withdrawn from the squad as a precaution.
Although Chelsea were confident that the issue was not serious, there were still question marks over whether Lukaku would be fully fit to take on Brentford on Saturday.
The west London club initially allowed Lukaku to …
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