In a frustrating turn of events for all the Barcelona fans across, Samuel Umtiti has picked up yet another injury only this time he was inches close to making a full recovery.
Sport reports that Umtiti has picked up a bruised knee in a Barcelona training session.
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In reports confirmed by the Blaugranes, it is believed that Umtiti has suffered a contusion on his left knee. It will be interesting to know for how long will the Frenchman be out in the sidelines this time.
Injury problems have plagued Umtiti for the past year and half and consequently Valverde has turned to some better and reliable options. Samuel Umtiti is heavily linked to a move away from the club in the upcoming winter window.
This is the second injury of the season for the defender and given the quality and determination he showed in the last season, it is highly unfortunate news for the Blaugranes. Moreover, Sergio Busquets is out injured too.
With numerous reports linking Umititi to a move away from the Camp Nou, it might finally be time for Valverde and co to let the Frenchman go. Barcelona are expected to spend heavily in the transfer window and they do need some recovery for the amount that they are going to spend. For this, selling Umtiti might be the best option available. It will be interesting to see how things pan out in the near future.
For how much transfer fee should Barca be ready to part company with Samuel Umtiti?