Tag Archives: Dries Mertens

Monday Training, Ballon d’Or Noms & Club World Cup

9 Oct

The team got back to work today (and I’m getting back into it too).  The big news was that Toni Kroos rejoined the group. Continue reading

Pup-ita And More Napoli Action

27 Oct

12190921_10207735438533480_8625969381020248957_nWatishista/Napoli fan extraordinaire Maria Rosaria sent me this fanstastic shot of Pipita snuggling the adorable puppy of teammate Dries Mertens. Not sure who is cuter, tbh.  Continue reading

World Cup 2014: “MMXIV – Les Diables/De Duivels” Belgium NT Exhibition

5 Jul
Thibaut Courtois © Stephan Vanfleteren

Thibaut Courtois © Stephan Vanfleteren

Photographer Stephan Vanfleteren has an exhibition of his brilliant photos of the Belgium National Team currently up in Brussels. The photographs are on display at the Botanique in Saint-Josse-ten-Noode until August 17, 2014. Continue reading

UPDATED: Sometimes, Swear Words Are The Only Option

28 Apr

largeSo much to say but quite frankly, some things about this whole episode leave me speechless or more accurately, unable to express myself with anything other than a steady stream of swear words. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Dries Mertens

12 Jul

dries-mertens-als-we-verliezen-kan-ik-een-andere-club-zoeken-id3297216-1000x800-nWinger Dries is a newbie at Napoli just like Calleti , joining June 16. He was the first signing by new Napoli coach Rafa Benitez. Dries previously played for PSV Eindhoven. He has represented Belgium at the U17 and senior levels. Maybe he and Calleti can bromance? I mean they both seem to have that sticky uppy hair thang going on. (How about Driesetti for a name if they do?)