Mertens passes Napoli medical

Napoli have confirmed Dries Mertens has successfully passed a medical as the PSV Eindhoven winger's move nears completion.

Last Updated: 22/06/13 at 18:50 Post Comment

Dries Mertens: PSV Eindhoven winger has passed his medical with Napoli

Dries Mertens: PSV Eindhoven winger has passed his medical with Napoli

Mertens is set to become Rafa Benitez's first signing as Napoli coach after a fee reportedly in the region of €9.5million (£8.1m) was agreed with PSV.

The Belgium international is expected to sign a five-year contract and Napoli confirmed there were no problems with Mertens' medical tests.

A club statement read: "Dries Mertens has undergone his medical for Napoli this morning.

"The medical had a positive result."

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