Mertens: Napoli Can Compete this Season
Napoli striker Dries Mertens said his side’s 6-0 win over Benevento showed that his team could harm the opposing team.
The Belgian forward scored a hat-trick in a continued giornata against Benevento.
“We know we can play even harder. When we fight Shakhtar, we often make mistakes and do not play our style of play, “said Mertens who refers to Partenopei’s Champions League defeat against Ukraine.
“The other teams started studying our game, but today we showed that we could do damage to the opposing team.”
With a 100 percent record in Serie A after winning four consecutive times, also having the best goal difference, Napoli is the new leader of Italy’s top flight.
However, this 30-year-old player is little doubt the possibility Partenopei to be able to win the Scudetto.
“Still a long journey. Inter and Juventus look very good but we’ll see the future. “