Baggies keep Lukaku for season

West Brom can keep Romelu Lukaku until the end of the season, after Chelsea opted not to take him back to Stamford Bridge.

Last Updated: 09/01/13 at 15:58 Post Comment

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The teenage striker moved to The Hawthorns on a season-long loan deal in August, although the Londoners inserted a clause providing them with an option to recall their player in early January.

However, the Blues have decided not to bring the 19-year-old back after the option expired on Monday.

Lukaku has performed well this season for the Baggies and is the club's leading scorer in the league with five goals.

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