HIS EXIT, CONDITIONED To OF LIGT
Firm beau for the signing of Umtiti in summer
Published:19/05/2019 - 08:08h
Updated:19/05/2019 - 08:08h
The FC Barcelona is entirely decided to fichar to Matthijs of Ligt, what would leave to Samuel Umtiti without too many options in the team. The exit of the central French seems increasingly sung and there is a team that seems decided to bet by him
The FC Barcelona follows edificando his future with signings of young footballers and, after reinforcing to the team during the last seasons with players like Ousmane Dembélé, Clément Lenglet, Arthur Melo or Frenkie of Jong, the objective number one for the defence is now Matthijs of Ligt, a signing that has the support of the fans and of the club.
However, the arrival of the central Dutch would cause the sale of a footballer that became a big referent for the saga in the Camp Nou but that this campaign has fallen in hammered: Samuel Umtiti. The French deleitó with his big performance in his two first seasons like culé but, in the third, has lost a lot of weight in the team.
There are two main factors that have condemned to the Frenchman: the first are, of course, his physical problems, as an injury of knee separated him of the team during months; the second was the rise of Clément Lenglet, that has consolidated in the defence at the side of Gerard Hammered, forming a couple of solid head offices.
The fact that it can arrive Of Ligt beside the that Umtiti still have poster for the big European teams situates him in the ramp of exit. And, according to the informations published by the English press, the Arsenal is one of the firmest applicants to carry it. In concrete, is the Daily Mail the one who more insists in his possible traspaso to the club 'gunner'.
The Arsenal, with the Spanish technician Unai Emery in command, has in front of if the possibility to access to the Champions League of the next season if it defeats to Chelsea in the final of the Europe League. If they attain it, the 'gunners' will have still of greater economic resources to tackle the signing of Umtiti, that will be necessary to face the turn of the team to the League of Champions.
An Umtiti that has gone to less
In the first season of Ernesto Valverde in the FC Barcelona, Samuel Umtiti was an indisputable footballer in the onces of the 'Txingurri', as well as indisputable headline in the French selection. But in the present campaign has lost weight and, with his injury, only has played 15 parties. His current situation forces to do think in his sale to take out him economic performance.