Recently, a controversy arose over Korean national team defender Kim Min-jae (Napoli).
Kim Min-jae was summoned to the Korean national team for the A-match between Colombia and Uruguay, and during this period, he strongly denied the transfer rumor through an interview.
He said, “The rumors of transfers in the news are not true. The rumors of transfers have been going on for 4-5 years, but I want to focus on the team. I want not to be affected, but I can’t help but care. I have a strong idea of doing it. After that, I have to focus on the UEFA Champions League.” 메이저놀이터
Despite the strong remarks, rumors of Kim Min-jae’s transfer did not stop. Then, as the A-match schedule ended, Kim Min-jae shocked him by saying, “He wants to focus only on his team.” Some interpreted it as a hint of his retirement from the national team, and Kim Min-jae a day later explained that the meaning was wrong. Local media also reported this remark, expressing concern.
In this situation, rumors of Kim Min-jae’s transfer came out again. This time it’s Liverpool. What has changed is that the ‘highest ransom price’ was presented among the rumors of Kim Min-jae’s transfer that have been reported so far. In the midst of controversy, the value of Kim Min-jae has rather risen.
Italy’s ‘Rai’ reported on the 30th (Korean time), “Liverpool is preparing to sign Napoli defender Kim Min-jae. Liverpool’s main target for recruitment is Kim Min-jae.”
The media continued, “Paris Saint-Germain, Tottenham, Manchester United, etc. want to sign Kim Min-jae, but Liverpool has offered 60 million pounds (96.4 billion won).
Again, when competition is fierce, prices rise. market logic.
In the meantime, Kim Min-jae’s transfer fee has been set at around 50 million pounds (80.2 billion won). There have been reports that Manchester United are aiming for Kim Min-jae at this price. Other big clubs also offered hope that they could recruit Kim Min-jae at a cheap price. This time, Liverpool offered the highest price and took the lead in the competition to recruit Kim Min-jae.
Lastly, the media explained, “Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp strongly wants a new defender this summer to strengthen his defender options. Kim Min-jae, who is doing great not only in the league but also in the UEFA Champions League, fits the condition.” .