Newcastle, the EPL’s lowest conceded goal, wants Kim Min-jae.
Even Newcastle United came running. Napoli’s Kim Min-jae’s stock is soaring. The entire European soccer world is interested in where he will end up.
With the ‘Saudi oil money’ behind them, Newcastle had a successful season. They finished fourth in the Premier League and returned to the European Champions League. A great success.
The foundation was defense. Newcastle conceded just 33 goals in 38 league games. They were tied with champions Manchester City for the fewest goals conceded by a team.
With such a strong backline, 안전놀이터 Newcastle entered the race to sign Kim Min-Jae. Spanish outlet Pichajes reported that the Magpies are interested in signing Kim.
The player has been strongly linked with Manchester United. However, the publication claims that Newcastle are now leading the race for the player.
Newcastle are said to be looking to build a squad that can compete in the Champions League, despite their current defense. That’s where Kim Min-jae comes in. Newcastle recognized the combativeness of Kim, who will not be outclassed by the top teams in Europe beyond the Premier League. Given his style of play, which combines strength and speed, it is expected that he will have no problem adjusting to the tough Premier League.
Kim joined Napoli ahead of this season as a replacement for Kalidou Koulibaly. He shocked the European soccer world by performing beyond expectations. He quickly established himself as one of Napoli’s mainstays and helped the club win its first Serie A title in 33 years.
Big clubs began to keep an eye on him. Manchester United seemed to be the most active. Moreover, according to recent local reports, French giants Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly met with Kim’s agent. ‘Oil money’ Newcastle were also in the mix.
Kim has an option to extend his contract until 2025, but he also has a release clause that will be activated on a limited basis this summer. There is no problem with the transfer.