Samuel Umtiti Join to Barcelona

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Friday, July 1st, 2016 | 0

Samuel Umtiti Join to Barcelona

After leaving Brazilian star Dani Alves, Messi-Neymar-Suarez’s Barcelona has signed Cameroon young star Samuel Umtiti, who are playing for France. Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu confirmed the transfar.

22 year-old Umtiti currently playing for France Club Lyon and so far he played 131 matches for Lyon while he signed up with the France Club at 2011. Lyon president Jean Michel and Catalan President Bartomeu completed the contract. Leon release Umtiti for 25 million Euro. Marquinhos was Barcelona’s first choose. But PSG did not agree to release 22 year old Brazilian Defender.

About Umtiti Leone President said, we’ve completed the contract with Barcelona. I believe Umtiti will be good there if he adapt quickly and play from heart. We do not break promise. We did not pull up French star Karim Benzema. Because, as Umtiti he wanted to play for the Spanish club. Benzema now a big star of Real Madrid.


He added, Umtiti now playing Euro Championship in France. Maybe he can be seen on the ground against Iceland in the euro in the quarter-finals. So we want to, let him go to focus to there. Umatiti, Lyon and Barcelona all three side wants he would give away his best for a good team.


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