Dries Mertens

Napoli #14 - Midfielder
National Team

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Napoli Striker Scores Winner To Advance Argentina

An early goal from Gonzalo Higuain was all that Argentina needed to see off Belgium and book their ticket to the World Cup semi-finals.

World Cup: Chaos. Wonderful, Wonderful Chaos


Even on a day with mediocre-on-paper matchups, we get incredible drama. This is the best World Cup EVER. Argentina struggled to break down Iran, but an absolutely divine moment of Lionel Messi...

World Cup, June 19: Can Napoli add more goals?


Hey remember when Pablo Armero scored Colombia's first goal? Yeah, that was weird and slightly disconcerting. Los cafeteros play Ivory Coast to start us off, followed by Uruguay vs. England. The day concludes with Japan vs. Greece.

Mertens Fires Belgium Past Ghoulam And Algeria

Despite being inexplicably left out of Marc Wilmots' starting lineup for Belgium, Dries Mertens played a huge role as a substitute, scoring the winning goal for his country against Algeria.

Algeria impress, but Belgium's subs save the day

Substitutes scored both goals as Belgium overcame a 1-0 first half deficit to win their first game of the 2014 World Cup. Here's how the game broke down.

Algeria Confirm Ghoulam In World Cup Squad

Today is Roster Announcement Day, and another Napoli player's place in Brazil has been confirmed, as Algeria announce their official World Cup squad.

Transfer Review: The Soldiers Of Summer

Napoli fans were treated to a huge overhaul of the club's roster over the course of the last year. We're taking a look back at those deals to see how they worked out for the club, starting with the group brought in during Rafa's first Italian summer.

Napoli v Verona: So Long & Thanks For All The Fish

The end of the season is upon us, and one more tilt at the San Paolo beckons.

Rumor: Napoli Looking To Marseilles and Andre Ayew

Kalidou Koulibaly isn't the only player Napoli are interested in signing, with multiple reports indicating a strong interest in Marseille attacker Andre Ayew, and a possible bid for the player as well.

Dries Mertens Supports Dani Alves, Is Awesome

In case you needed more reasons to love the Belgian attacker, he's given us a great one.

Callejon Hurt In Training, In Doubt For Inter

Napoli's squad took a blow today, with Jose Callejon picking up a foot injury, making the winger unlikely to play against Inter Milan this weekend.

Benítez struggling to get the best from Hamšík

Marek Hamšík, Napoli's biggest star, has stagnated. Is his manager to blame?

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