Barcelona have been looking for ways to offload Samuel Umtiti. Even as they renewed his contract in January till 2026.
The Frenchman’s acceptance to restructure made way for some new signings like Adama Traore, Ferran Torres, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang.
But from the look of things, it seems the defender is ready to come out of his shell. According to Mundo Deportivo, the French defender is willing to make an effort to leave.
Nice and Lyon have expressed interest in the service of the defender and it is likely the player will leave on loan, further reducing his earnings
Recently, his stay at the Camp Now has been affected by false dawns: fitness improvements, form on the pitch and in terms of desire to leave the club.