Yet Matic, whose parried shot created the opportunity for Lukaku to find the net, has no worries about his new colleague, citing the confidence boost that came with the goal.
He said: "I was not thinking of signing Matic because I never go for players who I think are an impossible mission to sign".
Matic was one of Manchester United's best players in an otherwise disappointing 2-1 loss to La Liga giants Real Madrid in the Uefa Super Cup.
"I think he's one of these players where there are no question marks in front". He doesn't need time to adapt. He is a fantastic signing for us because I can trust him to perform at a high level. He's not a young guy coming from another country.
Heico Corporation (HEI) Reached a New 52-Week High
The aerospace company reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.03. The firm owned 382,933 shares of the aerospace company's stock after buying an additional 69,889 shares during the period.
"He's a player of, I think, now 29 last week - 29 years old, with five years or so in the Premier League, lots of experience". The importance for me about this player, who is a really good player, a top player, very important for our team, but sometimes you must accept this insane transfer market.
"It wasn't a fantastic year for United or Pogba, but it was successful in the end and that is all that matters", adds Lampard, as he passed judgement on the midfielder United paid £89m to sign from Juventus last summer.
Having patrolled the middle of the park so effectively for the Blues as they clinched the Premier League title in 2016/17, Matic was expected was to provide similar service towards their title defence this season.
He confessed to reporters that he is relishing the pressure to improve in the upcoming Premier League campaign, which kicks off against West Ham on Sunday.
"I don't put any extra pressure on myself because I always give everything, then normally the results are a good effect of that work. I am on fire".
Sources said Yattu's death is a crushing blow to Hizb outfit after the killing of Burhan Wani on July 8 a year ago . Sources said that earlier it was presumed that Adil Malik along with Umar and Irfan were killed in the gunfight.
The Spaniard was given limited opportunities last season and has been linked with an exit from the Emirates Stadium this summer. Jack Wilshere is reportedly "resigned to leaving Arsenal " after being left out of the Gunners' first squad of the season.
Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc. acquired a new position in Unilever NV during the second quarter valued at about $127,000. Zacks Investment Research cut Unilever NV from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 23rd.
THE Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe weather warning, with a strong cold front approaching the south west of the state. Residents in Perth and elsewhere have been warned to expect damaging winds later this morning as the front moves up the coast.
Apart from questioning restaurant staff, police was examining the closed-circuit television footage from the restaurant. We are probing if it was an accidental fall or if he was pushed off the terrace. "We are probing all angles.
It's time to show America that we will never stop working to end bigotry, especially when it comes out of the White House. Prominent Democrats also used Twitter to comment on the racially charged events and their deadly outcomes.
Egypt's railway system has a poor safety record, mostly blamed on decades of badly maintained equipment and poor management. Transport Minister Hisham Arafat said "human error" led to the collision but did not elaborate.
President Trump stressed that Palestinians and Israelis need "direct negotiations", the United States official added. According to a senior Israeli official, the delegation is evidently expected to arrive in the last week of August.
Gold jumps on rising US-North Korea tensions
Technology companies led USA stocks slightly higher in afternoon trading Friday, recouping some of the losses from the day before. After a dip of as much as 0.52 percent earlier in the day, Wall Street's three major indexes bounced off intraday lows.
Trump better president than Obama
But if Pyongyang does attack Guam , "I have confidence that we have responses that are proportionate to the problem", Rice said. On Friday morning, Trump tweeted that USA forces in the region were "locked and loaded". "It's not a dare", the president said.
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Des œufs contaminés dans le Pas-de-Calais
Le ministre de l'Agriculture a reçu dans les nuit les résultats de l'enquête de l'Anses ( Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l'alimentation) sur les œufs contaminés au fipronil .
Rose is not the only one frustrated at Spurs - Jenas
They have the best defence from the last two seasons as they conceded the least number of goals in both campaigns respectively. He continued: "Right now, Harry Kane is one year away from being worth that, if already not being worth that".