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Chelsea v Manchester United: Eden Hazard hopes Romelu Lukakus goals dry up soon

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Lukaku fired Belgium to victory against Switzerland (Picture: Getty)

Eden Hazard admitted he is concerned Romelu Lukaku has hit form just before Chelsea are due to play Manchester United.

Lukaku grabbed two goals for Belgium in a 2-1 win over Switzerland, with the United striker impressing leading the line for his country.

Hazard is the Premier Leagues top scorer and in-form player, and Chelsea welcome Lukaku to Stamford Bridge when club action resumes on 20 October.

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And the Chelsea forward joked he would prefer if Lukakus form dipped when he returns to Manchester.

Its not a good sign that Romelu scored tonight, because Im playing against him with Chelsea very soon, Hazard told RTL after the game.

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If he scores with Belgium its fine, but it would be a good thing if he does not with Manchester United.

Lukaku scored twice against Switzerland (Picture: Getty)

Lukaku and United have endured a difficult start to the season, but the 25-year-old has still managed four goals in eight appearances.

Belgium boss Roberto Martinez was full of praise for his No.1 striker after his 45th goal for his country.

Romelu is a sensational goalscorer, his stats speak for themselves, Martinez said.

Chelsea play United after the international break (Picture: Getty)

What he has been doing on the international level in the last two years says enough. He is one of the best-performing goalscorers today.

This win is very satisfying because it was a difficult match against Switzerland, who wanted to play.

Of course we can play better football but must also be able to find solutions in this kind of game.

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