Manchester United target has incredible release clause – making him available for fraction of real value: report

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag arrives prior to the Premier League match between Manchester United and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Old Trafford on May 13, 2023 in Manchester, England.
(Image credit: Ash Donelon/Manchester United via Getty Images)

Manchester United are currently working hard to complete the signing of Napoli centre-back Kim Min-jae, and a release clause in the South Korean's contract means the Red Devils might be able to pick him up for a fraction of the price of what the Serie A champions value him at.

Erik ten Hag has identified Min-jae as a suitable alternative to Raphael Varane in the heart of his defence, with the Frenchman's playing time managed more stringently due to his risk of injury.

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Ryan Dabbs
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Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.