‘Bottled it’ – Napoli star’s Liverpool comments come back to bite him

first_img BEST OF Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Night night Mertens love.Sleep well. 🛌 pic.twitter.com/7ySUrVGFrX— Fields Of Anfield Road (@FOARsite) December 12, 2018 Liverpool supporters had the last laugh on Tuesday night following Dries Mertens’ pre-match comments about the ‘This is Anfield’ sign.The world famous wall adornment did not impress the Belgian international when he visited Merseyside for the first time as a player. Wake up Mertens, it’s all over. pic.twitter.com/nFjyWUEjHZ— bubbles (@bubbIxs) December 11, 2018 Funny that, I was at the match last night and I was watching a small Dries Mertens and thinking he’d be better off in the Europa League!#LiverpoolNapoli #YNWA https://t.co/gfF2ISqdR6— Jay Hutch (@jayhutch_LFC) December 12, 2018 REVEALED Ancelotti and Mertens have been told. Can now believe Anfield— DesDan (@OseiDanso510) December 12, 2018 REVEALED 1 Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars Mertens giving it the big one before the match and then absolutely bottling it, enjoy the Europa League x— Tanya (@_tanyawarwick) December 11, 2018 ADVICE Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Latest Football Stories Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ huge blow And before Napoli and Liverpool met in their vital Champions League match he recalled the time at Utrecht where he missed the sign altogether.Speaking to The Times, Mertens said: “My strongest memory is that they have a sign saying ‘This is Anfield’ and everyone was talking about it, so I was thinking it’s very big, you know.“I came through the tunnel and I asked, ‘Where is the thing?’ and they said you missed it and I hadn’t noticed it.“So, in the second half, I’m looking at this small thing and asking, ‘Is this so special?’”And after Liverpool ran out 1-0 winners in the match with Napoli, their supporters weren’t going to let Mertens forget what he had said before hand, as you can see below…center_img Hey Dries Mertens im gonna be busy on Tuesdays and Wednesdays up until about May how you fixed for Thursday’s… #YNWA #NotSoSpecial— Ian…… (@redian77) December 12, 2018 RANKED REPLY Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card #LFC Mertens bro, you good @dries_mertens14 pic.twitter.com/VQJvtLzugk— Luke (@UppaReds1) December 12, 2018 🎶 Oh what a night….early December back in 2018 Alisson saves oh.. what night… Oh what a nightAnfield erupts when Salah bangs one in Oh what a night.. Oh what a night Dries Mertens learns not to disrespect,This is AnfieldWe are Liverpool…. Oh what a night— We Röhlin Lucky 🎰 🍀⚖️🤞🏽 18/19⚽ (@Rohlin_LFC) December 12, 2018 Me watching Mertens play pic.twitter.com/CCDH9l6jzr— Sabah (@Sabah07) December 11, 2018 shining Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Dries Mertens forgot to touch the Anfield sign his first time here, he forgot to touch the ball his second time here.— DaveOCKOP (@DaveOCKOP) December 11, 2018 Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won MONEY no dice Carlo Ancelotti and Dries Mertens you are just victims of your poor yapping. YNWA— Johnie Ndwiga (@McJohnieNdwiga) December 12, 2018 Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Napoli forward Dries Mertens last_img read more