Spanish giants Barcelona have reportedly told Samuel Umtiti that he’s no longer wanted and needs to find a way out of the Camp Nou according to SPORT.
The media outlet reported that Barcelona have come to the conclusion that he’s simply not living up to expectations and the best thing for all involved is a transfer away from the Camp Nou.
His transfer away from the Catalan giants seems difficult because of Umtiti injury problems. He’s currently sidelined with a knee injury and there’s no clear return date in sight,
According to SPORT , the most likely option is for the French international to go on loan. Napoli is a possible option for the Frenchman.
Barca B player Ronald Araujo will then be promotes to the first team to join Clement Lenglet and Gerard Pique and hope to bring in Eric Garcia as their fourth centre-back for next season campaign.
Samuel Umtiti who was signed from Lyon as seen limited game time due to his injury problems after the 2018 world cup.
Umtiti has made only 18appearances this season, 13 in the league, three in the Champions League, the Copa del Rey quarter-final against Athletic Bilbao and the semi-finals of the Spanish Super Cup against Atlético.