Napoli have gone 1-0 up away to Liverpool this evening thanks to a well-taken goal by Belgian forward Dries Mertens.
Watch the goal video below as Mertens manages to stay onside before drilling home from a tight angle to give Napoli a surprise lead at Anfield.
Here’s that Napoli goal…
— Anfield Watch (@AnfieldWatch) November 27, 2019
MERTENS FLYING pic.twitter.com/eiU3C756rD
— kaz (@DieLigt) November 27, 2019
The Italian giants also beat Liverpool at home this season, so are proving very troubling opponents for the reigning European Champions.
Mertens is a real threat and LFC will have to do better to keep him quiet for the rest of this game if they are to get back in it.