- Current club: Olympique Lyonnais
- Date of Birth: 14 November 1993
- Birthplace: Yaoundé, Yaoundé, Cameroon
- Position: Defender
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Barcelona pair Philippe Coutinho and Ivan Rakitic determined to stay put despite being linked to summer exits
yet push Samuel Umtiti closer to the exit. Both have been discussed by Premier League clubs and Paris Saint-Germain as transfer targets
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Barcelona are reportedly planning to hijack Real Madrid's attempt to sign Paul Pogba from Manchester United this summer.
Arsenal are reportedly said to hold the edge over Manchester United in the race to sign Samuel Umtiti from Barcelona at the end of the season.
Arsenal are reportedly regarded as the favourites to acquire the signature of Samuel Umtiti from Barcelona at the end of the campaign.
Barcelona centre-back Samuel Umtiti is understood to have made his mind up to join Juventus when the transfer window reopens at the end of the season.
Arsenal manager Unai Emery has revealed his admiration for Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti amid suggestions that the Gunners could make a formal approach to sign him from the Catalan giants.
Arsenal manager Unai Emery has dropped the strongest hint yet that he would like to sign a new defender this summer, suggesting that the Spanish coach could make a move for Samuel Umtiti. The Barcelona centre-back has struggled this season with injury and is hoping for more game time.
French centre-back Samuel Umtiti is said to have no plans of parting ways with Barcelona amid the speculated interest from Arsenal.
Arsenal director of football Raul Sanllehi has reportedly opened discussions with Barcelona chief Eric Abidal over a possible move for Samuel Umtiti in the summer.
Manchester United have reportedly received a boost in the pursuit of Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti ahead of the summer transfer window.
Barcelona are reportedly prepared to part ways with Samuel Umtiti in the summer if either Manchester United or Manchester City make a formal approach for the French defender.
Spanish champions Barcelona are said to have leapfrogged Chelsea in the race to sign defender Daniele Rugani from Juventus at the turn of the year.
Spanish giants Barcelona are reportedly plotting an approach to sign out-of-favour Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen amid the recent injury crisis in the central defensive department.
Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen could make a surprise return to the Premier League this winter with both Southampton and Watford interested in his signature.
Barcelona are reportedly considering an approach for Arsenal club-captain Laurent Koscielny when the transfer window reopens in a couple of months' time.
Spanish giants Barcelona are reportedly considering an approach to sign Chelsea's David Luiz when the transfer window reopens in the New Year.
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier has reportedly emerged as a potential target for Barcelona ahead of the transfer window at the turn of the year.
Barcelona's search for centre-back has taken them to Italy, and they are planning to raid Napoli. According to Corriere dello Sport (via Sky Sports), Napoli's asking price of £88 million hasn't deterred Barcelona in their pursuit of the Kalidou Koulibaly.
Barcelona are reportedly weighing up a January move for former Chelsea and current Zenit St Petersburg defender Branislav Ivanovic.
Thomas Vermaelen suffered an injury during the international break and will be out of action for six weeks as he joins Samuel Umtiti in Barcelona’s treatment room. Today’s edition of Mundo Deportivo claims the Belgian’s latest setback and the French defender’s physical situation has seen the Blaugrana track centre-backs for the January transfer window.
After the Coutinho saga that surrounded Liverpool almost all of last season, Barcelona are now apparently eyeing the transfer of another Liverpool star, this time in the form of a shock move for Dejan Lovren, according to a report earlier today from Spanish publication Mundo Deportivo.