Mourinho, the ‘enemy captain’ who lost to Napoli “Kim Min-jae is fantastic”

“Kim Min-jae (27, Napoli) is a fantastic player.”

After the match between Napoli and AS Roma in Italy’s Serie A on the 30th, AS Roma coach Jose Mourinho (60) pointed out that his team’s flagship striker Paulo Dybala (30) was not performing well. has,” he said. One of Napoli’s center backs is Kim Min-jae, and coach Mourinho praised Kim Min-jae separately.

On this day, Napoli defeated AS Roma 2-1 and took the lead in the league with four consecutive wins. With 53 points (17 wins, 2 draws, 1 loss), the gap with Inter Milan (40 points) in second place widened to 13. 메이저사이트

Kim Min-jae, along with Amir Rahmani (29), tied the Roma strikers tight that day. Three Roma strikers, including Dybala, who are recording 7 goals and 4 assists this season, only made 2 shots. There were 0 effective shots. According to, a soccer statistics site, Kim Min-jae recorded 9 kicks and 2 shooting jerseys, the most for both teams. The pass success rate was 93.2% in the second inning.

Coach Mourinho also revealed a behind-the-scenes story related to Kim Min-jae the day before the game. Coach Mourinho, who directed Tottenham from November 2019 to April 2021, said, “I wanted to recruit Kim Min-jae when I was in charge of Tottenham. I even had video calls with him several times,” he said. “Tottenham offered 5 million euros (about 6.7 billion won) as a transfer fee, but at the time, Kim Min-jae’s team, Beijing Guoan (China), wanted 10 million euros (about 13.4 billion won). . So the recruitment was unsuccessful,” he said.

Kim Min-jae went through Fenerbahce (Turkiye) and wore the Napoli uniform in July of last year. According to Transfermarkt, a European media specializing in transfers, as of November last year, Kim Min-jae’s ransom is 35 million euros (approximately 46.7 billion won). The amount of Kim Min-jae’s buyout (the minimum transfer fee for transferring a team without the consent of his team) is known to be 50 million euros (approximately 67 billion won).

Oh Hyun-gyu (21), who joined Celtic in the Scottish League on the 25th, made his debut. Oh Hyun-kyu was substituted in the 37th minute of the second half when Celtic led 2-0 in an away game against Dundee United on the 30th. Oh Hyun-kyu, who played 14 minutes until extra time, recorded a cross and a key pass once each. Celtic won 2-0.

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