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06/04/2018 14:45, Report by Adam Higgins

Romelu Lukaku has reacted to being voted Manchester United’s Player of the Month for March by the club’s supporters.

As always, fans voted in their thousands in the poll, conducted via our official Twitter account @ManUtd, and Lukaku was the overwhelming winner with 71 per cent of the final tally. Team-mates Nemanja Matic (22 per cent) and Ashley Young (seven per cent) were also nominated.

After two previous nominations in September and February, it’s third time lucky for the Belgian striker, who has now claimed the Reds’ monthly star-man award for the first time in his United career.

“I’d like to thank the fans for voting for me. I always try to repay them and I will try to do that between now and the end of the season,” he told ManUtd.com. “It [the last month] has been great for me personally, and for the team as well. We’re doing well and playing well, and we want to keep enjoying the moment we’re in and try to improve in the last part of the season.

“I like all my goals!” he joked, when asked for a favourite from the last month. “I don’t like to choose one, I will do that at the end of the season. It’s something I’ve always done. If I have a tap-in or a shot from just inside the box or just outside the box, I like all my goals because it’s the best feeling.

“It’s really important [to finish strongly]. It’s something we have to do. We are Manchester…



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