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Rennes 'stops' the signing of Umtiti due to doubts about his physical conditions

Published:8/07/2022 - 13:22h

Updated:8/07/2022 - 13:22h

Bruno Genesio, coach of Rennes in Ligue 1, appeared before the microphones to talk about the possible signings of the French team, emphasizing the possible arrival of Samuel Umtiti

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The trainer of the Rennes, Bruno Genesio, has conceded an interview in front of the media where spoke of the possible incorporation of Samuel Umtiti, one of the players in the ramp of exit of the FC Barcelona. In the words desveladas by the newspaper 'SPORT', showed more reserved that in ancient occasions regarding the movement, something that lights the alarms in the Spotify Camp Nou.

After knowing him by his stage in the Olympique Lyon, the technician signalled that they exist doubts for ficharle. "It is a player that likes me a lot. But also we are in a club with a form to work in which no always agree in our elections. We need consensus. There are doubts on his physical state, so I understand that, for the club, this could be something that brake the deal", aimed the míster.

Also it mentioned that it already has had conversations with the defender on his exit. "Had a talk where he reassured me, but at the end the field will judge his state. For me also it is a champion of the world and has the experience that look for. Will have a talk with the club to see if this arrive to a successful conclusion or no", affirmed Genesio.

Selective process

Near to finalise, commented that the club has a process detailed to select his contractings and that the planning handles in base to a lot of data. "We are speaking of this. Have people that sees crowd of parties and analyses crowd of data, is normal to trust them the signings", said.

Finally, it stood out that all the market of the Rennes is governed under a structure organizacional very clear-cut. "During the season is not my main work commission me of the signings. Then, have an operation to the that grasp us, of the contrary, have this structure organizacional very defined would not mean at all. Personally I seat me well with this form to work, where each one has his place", concluded.

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