The European Football Association (UEFA) is excited to announce that Kim Min-jae, 27, has joined German giants Bayern Munich.
The midfielder officially confirmed his move to Bayern Munich on Monday (July 19). He signed a five-year contract with the Bavarians until June 2028 and will wear the number 3 shirt, just like he did at Napoli.
Kim’s move to Munich had been confirmed earlier. European transfer specialist Fabrizio Romano confirmed on social media that “Munich have 카지노사이트 paid Napoli the buyout fee for the signing of Kim Min-jae,” emphasizing that the deal had been finalized.
UEFA, which organizes the Champions League, also expressed interest in the player. UEFA posted a photo of Kim’s arrival on social media on Tuesday with the Champions League’s iconic hashtag (#UCL), saying, “Now the new defensive wall of Bayern Munich”.
Bayern Munich is a Champions League regular. Winners of the league title for the last 11 seasons, the Bavarians have won the treble twice before, in 2012-2013 and 2019-2020. Along with Barcelona, they are the only club in Europe with two trips.
Kim told the club’s official website, “Munich is every soccer player’s dream team, and that’s why I decided to make the move. My goal is to play,” he said, adding, “I want to win the Champions League, and I want to win the league and cup competitions to achieve the treble.”
Meanwhile, Kim will be appearing at the Allianz FC Bayern Team Presentation 2023-2024 event at the Allianz Arena on March 23 at 1 p.m. local time in Germany.
Kim will now travel with Bayern Munich on an Asian tour to Japan and Singapore. On July 26, the team will play its first practice match against Manchester City in Tokyo, Japan, followed by a match against Kawasaki F.Frontale (Japan) on July 29. On August 2, the team will travel to Singapore to face Liverpool (England).