The contract of Dries Mertens to Napoli expires at the end of the season. A number of European top clubs, among which inter and Arsenal wanted to sign the Belgian striker on a free transfer.
However, Napoli still managed to keep Mertens. The parties agreed on a new contract until 2022. Soon this will be announced officially.
Mertens stands for “Napoli” in 2013. In the current season on account of his 12 goals in 29 appearances for the club in all competitions.