Inter will need to pay close attention to Junior Moraes in tonight’s Europa League semi final clash against Shakhtar Donetsk according to a report in today’s print edition of Italian daily newspaper Corriere dello Sport.
Even though Inter striker Romelu Lukaku has scored more goals than Junior Moraes this season, 31 goals compared to 26 goals, Junior Moraes has a better goal record in his career than Lukaku.
Lukaku has 218 goals to his name in 462 career appearances whilst Junior Moraes has 164 goals in 327 appearances in his career to date. Lukaku has scored a goal in 47% of his career games based on his record whilst Moraes has a goal in 50.1% of his career games.
The report highlights that both players have performed very well in the Europa League this season. Lukaku has scored four goals in four Europa League appearances whilst Junior Moraes has five goals to his name in seven appearances in the competition.