The 24-year-old headed house from a Nacer Chadli go 18 mins from time to seal a 1-Zero victory for Belgium in opposition to Japan in a pleasant.
Lukaku, who had long past seven video games with out scoring in all competitions for United, has now turn out to be his nation’s all-time main scorer with 31 moves to his identify.
His objective was once his 3rd in his previous two global outings for the Belgian Red Devils.
Prior to the fit, Lukaku admitted he were given recommendation via Belgium boss Roberto Martinez so that you can toughen his sport.
And he admitted he were learning the tactics of sure forwards to toughen his all-round sport.
“I’ve improved my movement, especially in the box,” Lukaku mentioned.
“Two years in the past, at Everton, Roberto Martinez made me watch movies of my very own motion, but in addition the ones of alternative strikers like Hugo Sanchez, Edinson Cavani and Chicharito (Javier Hernandez).
“You want to take a seat down and watch the Uruguayan’s motion within the field. It’s implausible.
“On best of that, I labored thrice per week on my runs within the field with my coaches.”
Lukaku and United go back to Premier League motion on Saturday (five.30pm) after they host Newcastle.