Barcelona Target Samuel Umtiti Says He’s Focused On Euro 2016

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France defender Samuel Umtiti has opened up about Barcelona’s reported interest in him.

The La Liga champions are primed to bring in a top-class centre-back this summer and €25m-rated Umtiti is on their radar.

However, the 22-year-old, who came through the ranks at Lyon and helped them secure Champions League qualification this season, is content at the Ligue 1 club, although he admits he could yet change clubs before the end of the summer.


Speaking to L’Equipe: “Barcelona is a club where many players would like to play.

“I have a contract with Lyon, like everyone knows, and given how we have carried out season we have carried out, the option of going to Barcelona is not an issue that has to be talked about now.

“Everything is possible, both staying and going. Sincerely, right now I am focused on the European Cham



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