DIMITAR BERBATOV has instructed Romelu Lukaku to get again to fundamentals after failing to attain but once more for Man United in opposition to Juventus.
The Belgian ahead’s goalless run has now hit EIGHT video games because the Crimson Devils narrowly misplaced out 1-Zero to Cristiano Ronaldo and the Italians at Previous Trafford.
Lukaku’s drought has been closely criticised as United stay inconsistent underneath Jose Mourinho this season.
However Berbatov, who scored 48 objectives in 108 appearances for the membership in a four-year stint, has instructed Lukaku to calm down – and to be assured in his personal potential.
Chatting with Betfair, he mentioned: “There was plenty of criticism for Romelu Lukaku for the reason that recreation however you may by no means catch me having a go at a fellow striker. I understand how tough it’s.
“I keep in mind after I was on a nasty run at United after I hadn’t scored for seven or eight video games, however then scored 5 in a single recreation! It occurs to everybody.
“I do know he isn’t scored for eight video games, however I do not suppose the criticism of Lukaku is honest. “As Jose Mourinho mentioned, he is working very laborious for the staff, however this may really be working in opposition to the striker.
“He desires to impress so badly that he’s doing an excessive amount of, and never doing the straightforward issues like entering into the field.
“He’s in all probability over complicating issues; you do not wish to see him popping up at left-back as he did on Tuesday.”