Napoli forward Dries Mertens has signed a three-year contract with the club despite interest from Chelsea and Inter Milan.
The 33-year-old’s contract was due to expire at the end of the scheduled 2019/20 season, and both Premier League side Chelsea and Antonio Conte’s Inter Milan wanted to sign him.
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The Guardianreports that Inter had offered £170,000 week to the Belgian international, but instead he has accepted £140,000 in order to remain with his current side, who he joined in 2013. He will also receive a signing-on fee of £2.2 million.