Lecce sporting director Pantaleo Corvino is in constant contact with the Blaugrana as he works to secure the arrival of the 28-year-old French centre back on loan. Umtiti has previously been linked with a move to Serie A in the past but now he’s finally expected to make the jump over to Italy, although likely at a location nobody expected, Barca defender is scheduled to fly to Lecce for medical tests and complete pending documents.
The French defender’s career has been majorly derailed by injuries following his successful World Cup campaign in 2018 making him to made 25 appearances last under Barcelona. Umtiti will be looking to face new challenge of his career under Italian side.
Manchester united defender Harry is also linked with Chelsea move this summer if Leicester will not agree improved Chelsea bid for Fofana,discussion are still ongoing between both parties.
Discussions between Chelsea and Barcelona are ongoing and there is a willingness from both clubs to get a deal done,Thomas is looking to unite with Auba at Stamford Bridge before summer window is closed.
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