Kim Min-jae (26) and SSC Napoli continue their high-flying flight.
Min-jae Kim started the away match against Ajax in the season 2022-2023 UEFA Champions League Group A Match held at the Johan Cruyff Arena in Amsterdam, the Netherlands on the 5th (Korea time) and thwarted Ajax’s attack for 90 minutes in the first half . .
Napoli scored 6 goals after conceding one goal to win 6-1. They lead Group A with 9 points from 3 straight wins.
Kim Min-jae started with his central defensive partner Amir Rahmani. He conceded a goal in the 9th minute. Minjae Kim threw himself at Kenneth Taylor’s shot, but the ball hit the body of Mohamed Kudus and passed through the goal line. The owner of the goal was also recognized as Kudus.
After that, Kim Min-jae completely blocked Ajax’s attack. After the opening goal, Ajax hit only 6 shots (1 shot on impact).
Napoli’s attack exploded with a solid defense.
The opening goal came in the 18th minute of the first half. The counter attack started as Kim Min-jae blocked the attack, leading to the equalizer by Giacomo Laspadori. Giovanni Di Lorenzo scored in the 33rd minute and Piotr Zielinski scored in the 45th minute to take the lead.
Napoli won the game with a goal from Laspadori in the 2nd minute of the second half, Hvica Kvarachelia in the 18th minute of the second half, and Giovani Simeone in the 36th minute of the second half.
13 goals and 2 goals conceded in 3 games in the Champions League.
In particular, after teaming up with Kim Min-jae, he didn’t lose even once. In Serie A, Italy, they are leading with 20 points from 6 wins, 2 draws and 3 consecutive wins in the Champions League. 8 goals in 11 games.