Mertens cheers Napoli’s homeless with pizza delivery

first_imgNapoli Napoli star Mertens delivers pizzas to homeless people in Italian city Goal 00:44 3/2/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Mertens Napoli Serie A Napoli Serie A Napoli v Roma Roma The Belgium international visited several Naples neighbourhoods with hot treats for some of the city’s most disadvantaged individuals Napoli’s Dries Mertens is not just a star on the pitch, as he proved with a generous – not to mention delicious – gesture for the homeless population of Naples. The Belgium international has been one of the stand-out players of the Partenopei’s quest for the Serie A title this season. AdChoices广告He has contributed 16 goals and seven assists so far as Maurizio Sarri’s men have opened a four-point lead at the top over Juventus.  Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player And now he has cemented his standing in his adopted city with a wonderful piece of charity. Mertens was pictured delivering pizzas to homeless people in several Naples neighbourhoods, and also enlisted his friends to help spread goodwill. In the middle of a cold snap in Italy that has made life extremely difficult for those living on Naples’ streets, Mertens donned a hat, glasses and scarf in a bid to go unrecognised. #Mertens è un bravo ragazzo, voto:10 e lode; giudizio morale: 100baba’.P.S. i pizzaioli di Napoli dovrebbero invetare una pizza col suo nome ❤️— Antonio Montemurro (@AntonioMontemu8) 1 de marzo de 2018Thanks to the eagle eyes of some observers, however, his impromptu delivery service was discovered, and the Belgian was hailed on social media for his selfless actions.last_img read more