Barkley, Lukaku, Barry

The striker and Kevin Mirallas gave Jianzi a go earlier today.

Everton will be hoping to welcome Romelu Lukaku back to action this weekend. The Belgian striker has not played since the 2-1 win against QPR on the 22nd March.

He has been suffering with a hamstring problem but has trained this week and should be involved, in some capacity, against Burnley at the weekend.

Of course, eagle-eyed Evertonians would have already seen Lukaku back in action recently, as he has been videoed on his official Instagram account having a kickaround with Belgian buddy Kevin Mirallas - but not with a football...



A video posted by Romelu Lukaku Bolingoli (@romelu.lukaku10) on


That is actually a heavy shuttlecock used in the popular Asian sport of Jianzi.

The sport, which is very popular in China, Vietnam and Thailand, is a bit like 'hackysack' but with feathers.

The Belgian's looked to be enjoying their little kick about, although they were not exactly pros at the practice.

Even if it was just Jianzi, Everton fans will be pleased to see their big name striker back in action once again.

Hopefully he can show off some better footballing skills at the weekend.

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