Football – Market – OM
In recent days, the Dries Mertens track has caused a stir. Aged 35, the Belgian international, free of any contract, would be of great interest to OM. A confirmed interest in Belgium. According to several sources, the striker could well join the Marseille club in the coming weeks, even if his entourage prefers to remain silent in this file.
Difficult to see clearly in the Dries Mertens file. In recent days, several contradictory infirmations appear. Some sources mention a pronounced interest inON for the 35-year-old striker, free of any contract since July 1. Others like the Italian journalist fabrice romano announce that there is no negotiation between the two parties. Last Wednesday, the agents of mertens were seen at Marseilles, but no media could confirm discussions with Marseille officials. Contacted a few days ago by L’Equipe to comment on this track, the Marseille club denied any interest. But in Belgium, the OM option is no longer in doubt.
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Confirmed interest in Mertens
Journalist for RTL Sport, Alexander Braeckman confirms the interest of‘ON to pay Dries Mertenstop scorer in the history of Naples. “ Here, we know that OM were interested in it. Personally, I got the info around June 10, but at the time Dries was still pushing to stay at Napoli. But, there was no agreement on the salary and the duration of the contract, and we know that OM presented themselves he confided.
“He loves the boiling atmospheres, the cities that grow behind their club”
According to this source, theON could strongly match what you are looking for Dries Mertens. The Marseille atmosphere being similar to that of the Naples : “ For me, this Marseille track is very credible, because it fits completely with what Dries likes. He loves the boiling atmospheres, the cities that grow behind their club, like in Naples. In the entourage of the player, it is radio silence for the moment, but we also know that there are not 500 possibilities “.
“Several sources tell me that it is possible”
Based on multiple sourcesAlexander Braeckman considers it entirely possible that mertens take the direction ofON this summer in order to evolve under the orders ofIgor Tudor. “ First of all, he is a very intelligent player who maintains a very good technical level. A safe bet in a locker room too, which does not make mistakes and does not seek confusion. But above all, he always shows a very high level of finishing in front of goal, whether he plays attacking midfielder or center forward. I see it well in Marseille, and several sources tell me that it is possible. concluded the journalist in an interview with the Phocean.