A report declares that Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has regularly touched with Dries Mertens, whose Napoli contract is because of end at the end of the season.
Frank Lampard is supposedly in continuous talks with Napoli forward Dries Mertens over an end-of-season switch to Chelsea
The 32- year-old remains in high need as he approaches completion of his Napoli contract, making him readily available on a totally free transfer this summer.
Liverpool, Manchester United and Roma have actually all been promoted as possible locations for Mertens, however Italian transfer specialist Vincenzo Morabito has actually recommended that Chelsea might be leading the way.
Morabito informed Radio Kiss Kiss Napoli that Lampard is calling the Belgium international almost every day in an effort to ensure that his side see off competition from other clubs.
Mertens has 12 goals and 6 assists in 29 games throughout all competitions this season and just recently ended up being Napoli’s joint all-time leading goalscorer.