Samuel Umtiti

Arsenal approach for Samuel Umtiti fell through over injury

Arsenal could have signed Barcelona centre-back Samuel Umtiti earlier this month, but injury scuppered any potential deal from being completed. Umtiti, who has only played once for Barcelona this season and has been an unused substitute for nearly every La Liga game, suffered a fractured toe recently. Mundo Deportivo has...

Barcelona centre-back Samuel Umtiti will miss the next three months through injury

Barcelona centre-back Samuel Umtiti underwent surgery on Tuesday due to the fracture he received in the fifth metatarsal of his right foot. The operation was carried out by Dr. Antoni Dalmau and it’s expected that the French defender will be out of action for three months according to a report by Mundo Deportivo.
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Samuel Umtiti set to undergo surgery

Samuel Umtiti suffered an injury in his right foot during training. Barcelona and Samuel Umtiti’s hope of finding a team to take him on loan during the winter transfer window has taken a serious hit following the news that the French defender is set to undergo surgery. The Catalan...

Samuel Umtiti suffers foot injury in training & will undergo surgery

Barcelona have confirmed that centre-back Samuel Umtiti will undergo surgery after suffering a foot injury in a training session on Monday. Umtiti's time with Barça has been blighted by a series of injuries and he has not made more than 18 appearances in a season since the 2017/18 campaign.

Samuel Umtiti takes Salary Cut so that Barcelona can Sign Ferran Torres

On Monday, January 10th, 2022 the Barcelona football club’s French defender, Samuel Umtiti, agreed with Barcelona to take a salary cut in order for them to sign and add to their squad the Spanish forward Ferran Torres. The signing of Torres was actually publicly presented last week, but Ferran was not added to the team’s roster yet because it would breach the Spanish LaLiga League’s stern financial fair play rules policy.

Barcelona transfer news: Barca register Ferran Torres after agreeing new Samuel Umtiti deal

Barcelona have confirmed they have been able to register Ferran Torres after agreeing a new contract with defender Samuel Umtiti which increases the club’s financial fair play quota.Spain international Torres joined Barcelona from Manchester City on a five-and-a-half-year contract, in a deal which is understood to be worth an initial £46.7million.Torres, who has recovered from a broken a metatarsal sustained while on international duty in October, had hoped to make his debut in the Spanish Super Cup semi-final against Real Madrid on January 12.Through this contract extension, FC Barcelona will be able to increase its ‘financial fair play’ quota and...

Samuel Umtiti signs Barcelona contract extension

Barcelona gain financial flexibility with the Umtiti contract extension. In rather surprising news, Barcelona and Samuel Umtiti have reached an agreement over a new contract extension. The Catalan side released a statement confirming the news, which will see the player’s new contract last until June 2026. Umtiti is reducing part...

Barcelona hand Samuel Umtiti new contract to complete Ferran Torres registration

Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti has signed a new contract at Camp Nou, tying himself to the club until 2026. Umtiti is on the transfer list at Barcelona after years and years (and years) of injury woes have prevented him from being a first-team regular, and those in charge were looking to sell him this January in order to free up the money to register new signing Ferran Torres.

Samuel Umtiti linked with January move to Newcastle

Newcastle have been linked with a January approach for out of favour Barcelona centre-back Samuel Umtiti as part of squad strengthening they hope will keep them in the Premier League. Newcastle’s final game of the calendar year has been postponed, meaning they will begin 2022 in the relegation zone, two...

Newcastle target Barcelona's Samuel Umtiti - Paper Talk

All the top stories and transfer rumours from Tuesday's national newspapers... Barcelona misfit Samuel Umtiti has emerged as a £17m target for relegation-haunted Newcastle. Bayern Munich are stepping up their interest in Leeds star Raphinha to rival Liverpool. Manchester United are not currently negotiating a January Paul Pogba sale,...

Barcelona's Samuel Umtiti confronts fans who blocked his car outside training ground

Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti confronted a group of fans after they blocked his car while he left the club's training ground on Wednesday. Video of the incident showed that three fans stood in the middle of the road and jumped up and down in front of the player's vehicle. One fan climbed on top of the car's bonnet while Umtiti, who has yet to play for the LaLiga side this season, was behind the wheel.

Benfica interested in Barcelona’s Samuel Umtiti

The arrival of Xavi Hernandez as new Barcelona manager brings new opportunities for different players. Those who were not taken into consideration under Ronald Koeman could get a fresh start under the former star midfielder. One of those players is French center-back Samuel Umtiti. Wrought with injuries the past few...

Samuel Umtiti sends clear message to Ronald Koeman and Barcelona fans

Samuel Umtiti has sent a clear message to Ronald Koeman and Barcelona fans amid a lack of game time. Umtiti was heavily criticised during the summer amid a reported unwillingness to leave during the Lionel Messi saga. Barcelona attempted to shift a number of unwanted players as they looked to...