Another day, another story heavily linking Kim Min-Jae with a move to Manchester United.
As per today’s version of Corriere dello Sport (news image provided below), Man Utd are ready to “immediately” agree £52m fee to activate the clause of the Korean international.
Napoli are eager to sign a new contract with the Asian central defender, who has been brilliant in the title winning campaign under Spalletti.
However, the future is still not certain as the Italian side also have to focus on the renewals of Victor Osimhen and Khvicha Kvaratskhelia.
It is stated that a solution must be reached urgently because he is a “great goal” of the Old Trafford outfit, who are ready to pay £52m to get him immediately
Kalidou Koulibaly was the defensive leader for the Naples based side for years and after his move to Chelsea last summer, Kim Min-Jae was lured for 18 million euros.
The 26-year-old took no time to settle in the Serie A and put in solid performances week in and week out to replace the legendary Senegalese center back at the Stadio Diego Armando Maradona.
Erik ten Hag needs such a leader in his backline. Captain, Maguire, has proved to be a big money flop and could be offloaded this summer.
Have your say – Should Man Utd agree the £52million fee required to sign Kim Min-Jae?