Uefa reveal list of languages spoken by every Chelsea player with Lukaku putting English aces to shame by speaking EIGHT

UEFA have released a list of all the languages spoken by the entire Chelsea squad, and Romelu Lukaku is the star pupil.

The striker, 28, speaks an incredible EIGHT languages, which is the most of any Blues player.

Romelu Lukaku and Matteo Kovacic are Chelsea's top multi-linguists


Romelu Lukaku and Matteo Kovacic are Chelsea’s top multi-linguists

As well as his native French and Flemish that he spoke growing up in Belgium, Lukaku can also speak English and Italian as a result of his time playing in Serie A and the Premier League.

But the impressive Lukaku can also speak Dutch, Portuguese, Spanish and German.

By comparison, England stars Mason Mount, Reece James and Ben Chilwell can only speak English.

Romelu Lukaku and Mateo Kovacic are Chelsea's most multilingual players


Romelu Lukaku and Mateo Kovacic are Chelsea’s most multilingual players

In fact, none of Chelsea’s English players can speak any other language.

The next best multi-linguist is Mateo Kovacic who can speak five languages – Croatian, English, Spanish, German and Italian.

He and Lukaku could be best placed to help the likes of Thiago Silva and Kai Havertz, who cannot speak English according to the Uefa list.


The list is made available to media from different countries so they understand who they can speak to.

Chelsea host Malmo on Tuesday in the Champions League.

And Thomas Tuchel’s men will be looking to bounce back after suffering a loss to Juventus in their previous Champions League match.

And the Chelsea boss will be expecting an improved performance after relying on the saves of Edouard Mendy to edge past Brentford at the weekend.

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