Chelsea supposedly make an offer to sign Napoli forward Dries Mertens, who runs out contract with the Italian outfit this summer.
Chelsea have actually supposedly made an offer to sign Napoli forward Dries Mertens, who runs out contract with the Italian outfit in the summer.
The Blues were credited with an interest in the Belgium international during the January transfer window, however Mertens eventually stayed at Napoli where he has actually chalked up 6 goals and 5 assists in 21 league getaways this term.
Nevertheless, Frank Lampard‘s side have actually allegedly not quit in their pursuit of Mertens, however might deal with competition from Inter Milan to protect the striker’s services.
Speaking With AreaNapoli, RAI reporter Paolo Paganini stated: “Mertens leaving? If he disappeared, Napoli might put a double shot (sign 2 players, rather of the one attacker they’re anticipated to).
” Inter and Chelsea have actually relaunched on [their attempts to sign] the Belgian, providing him a greater wage.”
The 32- year-old has actually accumulated 121 goals in 309 games throughout all competitions for Napoli considering that showing up from PSV in 2013.