Dries Mertens

Chelsea Reportedly Eyeing €50m Move for Napoli Star Dries Mertens Before End of the Transfer Window

Chelsea have reportedly reignited their interest in Napoli and Belgium forward Dries Mertens and are hoping to work out a €50m deal with I Partenopei …

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Manchester United Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Dries Mertens

Manchester United are reportedly looking to bolster their attack with the signing of Napoli attacker Dries Mertens.<p>Italian outlet Transfer Market Web (h/t the <i>Daily</i> <i>Star</i>'s Marc Williams) said United manager Jose Mourinho is monitoring the forward ahead of the new Premier League season.<p>The Portuguese …

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Leicester City to sign Arsenal striker Lucas Perez for £7m, Real Madrid consider bid for Liverpool's Mohamed Salah and Spurs' Harry Kane - Cornwall Live

Arsenal striker Lucas Perez could be on his way out of the club with Leicester City leading the chase.<p>It is thought that the Foxes could sign the …

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(Image) Chelsea winger pictured at San Paolo airport, passport issues seemingly resolved

• <b>Chelsea winger Willian pictured at an airport in Sao Paulo.</b>• <b><br>Willian is yet to report back to Chelsea for pre-season training.</b>• <b><br>READ MORE: Real Madrid</b> …

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Manchester United 'turn transfer attention to Napoli forward Dries Mertens'

Dries Mertens has emerged as a surprise transfer target for Manchester United, according to reports.<p>It is claimed by <i>Transfer Market Web</i> that Jose …

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Revealed: Why Dries Mertens, Raul Albiol and Jose Callejon won't be joining Chelsea this summer

Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri won't be reunited with any other Napoli player this summer, Aurelio De Laurentiis has confirmed.<p>Following his …

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Chelsea's New Manager Maurizio Sarri Just Wants To Have Fun

He's "bored by the transfer market"<p>Inheriting a club fighting to keep their top players, stalling over a stadium renovation, without Champions League football and with an owner facing visa woes, you would think Maurizio Sarri would be stressed at the task ahead of him. Apparently not.<p>In his first …

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Premier League & EFL goalscorers at the World Cup - how many can you name?

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AC Milan back in the Morata, Higuain conversations

New owners, new funds, old targets<p>AC Milan’s messy finances and ownership situation may have gotten them banned from UEFA competitions this season, but there is hope with a better future, with new and more solid ownership in place and a renewed intent to reinforce the team.<p>One of those potential …

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Eden Hazard reveals chats with Dries Mertens about new Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri

Eden Hazard has been discussing new Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri with Belgium teammate – and Napoli player – Dries Mertens, who has warned the winger …

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Van Basten says Neymar's playacting makes people laugh

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Brazil forward Neymar’s playacting makes people laugh, former Netherlands forward Marco van Basten said on Friday.<p>Brazil's Neymar receives medical attention. REUTERS/John Sibley<p>Speaking in his role as FIFA’s chief officer for development, Van Basten said the Brazilian player …

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Love still reigns at fierce World Cup

<b>Editor's note</b>: As the competition at the World Cup heats up in advance of Sunday’s final, let's remember some sweet moments, with players and staff …

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22-match unbeaten streak, 75 goals scored: Belgium’s record since Euro 2016

Belgium boast an impressive average of more than three goals scored per game, with Romelu Lukaku the top scorer across that period with 20 goals.<p>As …

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New Chelsea boss Sarri plays down Hazard to Real Madrid transfer links

Maurizio Sarri has attempted to play down speculation linking Eden Hazard with a move to Real Madrid, insisting that he is looking forward to having fun working with the Belgian and hopes to make him a better player.<p>The Italian, who has replaced Antonio Conte as the Blues boss, was speaking at his …

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Brazil vs Belgium team news: Fellaini and Chadli start World Cup quarter-final

The pair both came off the bench to score against Japan in the last 16 and come in for Dries Mertens and Yannick Carrasco<p>Belgium have handed starts to Marouane Fellaini and Nacer Chadli for their World Cup quarter-final against Brazil.<p>The pair both came off the bench to score in the last 16 as the …

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World Cup 2018: Dries Mertens' spectacular volley stole the show in 3-0 win over Panama

THERE is something about a sweetly struck volley that just stands out above all other goals.<p>Belgium's Dries Mertens showed just how beautiful - and …

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Brazil vs Belgium team news: Marouane Fellaini and Nacer Chadli start World Cup quarter-final

The pair both came off the bench to score against Japan in the last 16 and come in for Dries Mertens and Yannick Carrasco<p>Belgium have handed starts …

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Dries Mertens wants Belgium to score World Cup goals to get his friends free TVs

Winning the World Cup would be great in the eyes of the Napoli forward, but he also wants to help his friends out.<p>Belgian electronics company Krefel …

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Why the prospect of Free TVs is motivating Dries Mertens to score more World Cup goals

<b>Belgium forward Dries Mertens has revealed that his desire to “score lots of goals” at the World Cup is partly fuelled by the chance to help his</b> …

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Ed Sheeran: “Belgium to win World Cup”

Sheeran is not only a world famous singer but also a football fan and you might have expected him to be cheering on his own country's team despite …

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Dries Mertens Reveals His Unusual Motivation for Scoring as Many World Cup Goals as Possible

​Belgium attacker Dries Mertens has revealed that he wants to score as many goals as he can at this year's World Cup so that he can win his friends …

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Dries Mertens jokes Belgium are targeting 16 World Cup goals to get free TVs – video

Belgium scored nine goals in their three group games, more than any other country, and forward Dries Mertens has joked that he was motivated by more than just winning the World Cup. Mertens said that friends back home were counting on him to help the team hit a target of 16 goals to make good on a …

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Free-scoring Belgium targets 16 goals to get free TVs

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Belgium scored nine goals in their three World Cup group games, more than any other country, and forward Dries Mertens said on Saturday he was motivated by more than just winning the trophy.<p>Mertens, scorer of an outrageous volley against Panama that opened Belgium's account in …

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Soccer: Free-scoring Belgium target 16 goals to get free TVs

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Belgium scored nine goals in their three World Cup group games, more than any other country, and forward Dries Mertens said on Saturday he was motivated by more than just winning the trophy.<p>Mertens, scorer of an outrageous volley against Panama that opened Belgium's account in …

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