Napoli’s Kim Min-jae departure reduces overall market value of squad by 10%…1st among Serie A clubs
Napoli’s entire squad has seen a 10 percent drop in market value since Kim Min-jae left the club.
European soccer statistics outlet TransferMarkt on Tuesday (July 2) revealed the changes in the market value of the squads of Serie A clubs in the summer transfer window. Kim Min-jae left Napoli for Bayern Munich last month for a reported €50 million ($71.1 billion) buyout clause.
The market value of Napoli’s squad decreased by 9.9%. The total market value of Napoli’s squad is set at €567 million ($80.67 billion). The total market value of Napoli’s squad was the highest among the 20 clubs in Serie A. 먹튀검증
Kim made his Bayern Munich debut on March 29, starting in a preseason match against Kawasaki Frontale in Tokyo, Japan. After receiving rave reviews for his Bayern Munich debut, Bayern Munich coach Tuchel said, “He did a good job not only in defense but also in front of the goal. I’m happy with his performance.” His Bayern Munich center-back teammate De Ligt added: “He had a good game. You can see the qualities he has very quickly. He’s very fast, very aggressive, and good at competing for the ball.”
German outlet Bild wrote, “Kim made his debut 11 days after joining Bayern Munich. He was calm when in possession of the ball and is a unique player with strong physicality and speed. It was enough to convince his new teammates. Kicker, a German media outlet, also said: ‘After a period of settling in with the team, Kim will be one of Bayern Munich’s most reliable defenders.
Bayern Munich will play a preseason match against Liverpool in Singapore on March 3. It will be a rematch of last season’s UEFA Champions League encounter with the Reds.
Meanwhile, AC Milan had the second-highest squad market value among Serie A clubs, up 2.6 percent to €561 million ($798.2 million). Juventus, Inter Milan, and Atalanta rounded out the top five clubs in Serie A with the highest squad market value.