CHELSEA ace Romelu Lukaku has vowed to stop celebrating with knee slides.
The Belgian’s claim comes after he tore his socks during the Blues’ 3-0 win over Aston Villa on Saturday.
PARomelu Lukaku has said he’ll stop sliding on his knees after ripping his socks on Saturday[/caption]
GettyThe Belgian scored twice as Chelsea beat Aston Villa 3-0[/caption]
He has scored three Premier League goals in three games this season.
But there was a slight down side to Lukaku’s double.
And that was the damage he done to his socks.
Pictures of the striker after he opened the scoring with a neat right-footed finish showed large tears in his mud-stained long socks.
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And the 28-year-old alluded to it on Twitter after the game.
He wrote: “No more sliding on my knees after yesterday’s celebration…”
The post got more than 88,000 likes and 1,507 re-tweets.
Lukaku is not the first Chelsea player to have trouble with the knee-slide.
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Getty Images – GettyEden Hazard also had a similar problem at Chelsea[/caption]
Hazard said: “Look, look, the celebration – the sliding knee. I need to stop this.
“My knees – they are on fire! No more of this celebration.”
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