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Napoli striker Dries Mertens in Marseille talks

Off contract Napoli striker Dries Mertens is in talks with Olympique Marseille.

Mertens, 35, is set to leave Napoli with no new contract offer made by Napoli management.

Foot Mercato says Mertens' agents are currently in Marseille to discuss a Bosman transfer.

OM president Pablo Longoria is a big fan of the Belgian striker, who is asking for a contract worth €2.5m net per season.

Mertens has been playing for Napoli for nine years.

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