3 goals in K League 1, 4 goals in Europe, 4 goals in A match 11th career goal
Kim Min-jae scores his Bundesliga debut goal
‘Iron Pillar’ Kim Min-jae (Bayern Munich) is increasing his reputation as a ‘goal-scoring defender’ by scoring goals for three consecutive seasons on the European stage.
Minjae Kim scored a key goal with a header in the 18th minute of the second half when he was leading 2-0 in the 15th round home game of the 2023-2024 German Professional Football Bundesliga against Stuttgart held at the Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany on the 18th (Korean time), giving Munich a 3-0 victory. added strength to
In particular, Kim Min-jae assisted with a header when Harry Kane scored in the 10th minute of the second half, and eight minutes later he scored again with a header, showing off his outstanding performance with one goal and one assist.
As a result, Kim Min-jae recorded both his debut goal and debut assist since entering the Bundesliga this season.
Kim Min-jae’s strength is his excellent defensive ability that utilizes his height of 190 cm.
With his excellent physical condition, he is overwhelming the opposing attackers in aerial ball competitions right before the goal.
He has excellent speed, so he often steals the ball without losing even in sprint battles with attackers, and his passing ability is also good, so he throws threatening forward passes during the build-up process.
Another hidden strength of Kim Min-jae is his ability to score goals using his height.
Kim Min-jae demonstrates outstanding ability as a central defender, which is his main job, while also energizing the team as a ‘goal-scoring defender’.
A friendly match between the national soccer teams Korea and Vietnam held at the Suwon World Cup Stadium in Gyeonggi-do on the 17th.Korea’s Kim Min-jae scores a header goal.
Kim Min-jae, who debuted on the K-League 1 stage through Jeonbuk Hyundai in 2017, scored two goals (one with his right foot and one with his left foot) in his first year of debut, and scored one goal with his first header the following year.
Kim Min-jae, who scored a total of 3 goals without assists over two seasons in the K-League, transferred to Beijing Guoan of the Chinese Super League in 2019 and did not succeed in scoring on the Chinese stage.
Kim Min-jae entered the European stage wearing the Fenerbahce (Turkiye) uniform in August 2021 and began to show off the majesty of the ‘Iron Pillar’ in earnest.
Even while taking responsibility for Fenerbahce’s defense, Kim Min-jae showed off his scoring instinct by scoring his ‘European debut goal’ against Konyaspor in March 2022.
At that time, when his teammate’s free kick was blocked by the goalkeeper, Kim Min-jae quickly rushed in front of the goal and scored with his left foot.
Kim Min-jae transferred to Naples, a famous Italian club, in July 2022, and showed off a strong defense as a central defender, contributing greatly to Naples lifting the championship trophy for the first time in 33 years in the 2022-2023 season.
Kim Min-jae was the first Asian player to experience the honor of being selected as the Serie A Best Defender and Team of the Year.
He also scored two goals (2 assists) in Naples.He scored twice on stage in Italy, scoring once each against Monza and Lazio. 19가이드03