• Lukaku hits back: I'm treated differently to other strikers

    Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has brushed off criticism over his poor record against the top sides. Since arriving in the Premier League the Belgium international has scored 15 goals in 57 matches against the so-called ‘Big Six’ – of which he is now a part. That record was highlighted again after he missed his solitary opportunity in the goalless draw at Anfield, shooting too close to international team-mate Simon Mignolet in a game from which you should read 16 Conclusions. It was a chance the 24-year-old would normally have converted after plundering 16 goals in 13 appearances for club and country and unsurprisingly led to more questions about his big-game performances. “I don’t think