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Among the plans of Joan Laporta, president of Barcelona, was letting defender Samuel Umtiti out and thereby alleviating the salary bill, however, the french got his stay in the club after a meeting in which he would have cried to convince the managers.
As revealed by Mundo Deportivo, the 2018 world champion in Russia, requested in August meet with Laporta and other leaders of the culé team, among them the sports vice president, Rafa Yuste, and the soccer director, Mateu Alemany.
The boss of the club pointed out his poor performance and the way in which he has taken his position to try to get his contract to end when you don’t have the coaches. Before that, the defender argued that the club’s medical services have not been able to solve his injuries, reason for which he sought treatment externally.
When the president understood and understood the player’s reasons, He burst into tears to soften the stiffness of the managers, as well as the other managers. After the meeting, Laporta promised to speak with Ronald Koeman so that you take it into account during the season.