Lenglet And Umtiti in a training of the Barça


Valverde analyzes the supposed problem in the center of the defense of Barça

Published:1/11/2019 - 17:00h

Updated:1/11/2019 - 17:01h

At a press conference, Valverde analyzed the state of Umtiti, which is doubtful for the match against Levante, and also spoke of Lenglet. The culé entrendor also referred to whether Barça has a problem in the center of the defense with only four centrals

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Although for the moment it is not too worrisome, the FC Barcelona has problems in the centre of his defence. Gerard Hammered and Clément Lenglet seem indisputable to day of today, but the bench culé leaves a lot of doubts in this demarcation. Samuel Umtiti only has been able to play a party this season by fault of the injuries and Jean-Clair Todibo does not finish to have the full confidence of Ernesto Valverde.

The trainer barcelonista spoke in the previous press conference to the party of League against the Raise of this apparent problem. The 'Txingurri' stood out, to start with, that Umtiti keeps on being doubt of face to the crash against the granotas. The extremeño is wishing that it recover to be able to have more effective for this place and can increase like this the competitiveness.

"We go to see how answers Umtiti to the training of today and will decide. They have come him some problems that already know of the previous year and the fault of continuity istherefore . To see if we attain to solve it of once. It is well have competition", ensured Valverde.

The ex of the Athletic also referred to Lenglet, that to day of today is the central more regular and in shape of the Barcelona. "It is an absolutely reliable player, a big professional that has settled in this position to the little to arrive the year gone through the problems that had Samuel. His performance is very high", confirmed.

Valverde, satisfied with the four head offices that has

Once it spoke of the two Frenchmen, the Barcelona technician wanted to leave clear that is satisfied with the four head offices with what explains in the first staff. For him, the position is more than cover with them and with the reinforcements of the filial, although it showed his worry for remaining without effective by fault of the injuries.


"The normal is that with four head offices are very covered, and more if have some player of the filial as in our case that can explain. It is very covered the position, another thing is that there are injuries or accidents and can remain you only with two, this yes is more worrisome. Afterwards always you are at the expense of what can suceder", ensured.

In spite of the words of Valverde, the true is that if Umtiti does not achieve to recover of the all of his physical problems, the Barcelona yes has a problem in the centre of the saga. I hammered it is increasingly greater and no longer can play it all and seems precipitated to trust Todibo in important parties of Champions, if there was some setback with the Catalan or Lenglet. If the ex of the Lyon does not go back to his level of before, the culés could see forced to fichar a defender next summer.



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