Manchester United were trying very hard to buy the French Central Defender from Barcelona, Samuel Umtiti, in the summer transfer window. Now Samuel Umtiti has been suffering from a severe knee injury and , has also missed a few games for Barcelona. But he was a very good central defender for France as well as Barcelona. Barcelona then decided to sell Samuel Umtiti, to generate funds to buy Matthijs De Light., from Ajax. As Barcelona see the 19, nineteen year old defender and captain of Ajax, as a long time replacement for Gerrard Pique. Manchester United wanted to buy a good central defender right from the time of Jose Mourinho, but they failed to strengthen their defence, in fact the English club have let in 44 , forty four goas this season, must by a club in the top six in the English Premier League. But as of now it is not known how much Juventus are willing to pay Barcelona, for Samuel Umtiti? But he will be a replacement iin the long run for Leonardo Bonacci.