Samuel Umtiti Biography
Samuel Umtiti is a famous French professional footballer born on November 14, 1993, in Yaoundé, Cameroon. He plays as a center-back for Spanish club Barcelona and the France national team.
Umtiti made his senior debut for France at the UEFA Euro 2016, where France reached the finals. This was after winning 47 caps and scoring three goals at the youth level as well as winning the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
Samuel Umtiti Age
Umtiti is 27 years old as of 2020, he was born Samuel Yves Um Titi on November 14, 1993, in Yaoundé, Cameroon. He celebrates his birthday on November 14, every year, and his birth sign is Scorpio. Umtiti will be turning 28 years on November 14, 2021.
Samuel Umtiti Height
Umtiti stands at a height of 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in). However, details regarding his other body measurements are currently not publicly available. We will update this section when the information is available.
Samuel Umtiti Weight
Umtiti Weighs 75 kilograms in 2021. Known for his soccer skills, Umtiti has brown eyes and the color of his hair is black.
Samuel Umtiti Family
Samuel Umtiti Parents and Siblings
Umtiti was born in Yaoundé, Cameroon to Mrs. Annie Ngo Um(mother) and an unknown father. His family then moved, while he was two years old, to Villeurbanne outside of Lyon.
A few months later, the family settled in the Menival neighborhood, in which Umtiti joined the local club Menival FC at the age of five. By the age of nine, he joined Lyon’s academy. He has a big brother called Yannick Umtiti who currently manages Samuel’s career.
Samuel Umtiti Wife
Umtiti has no confirmed relationship. But some photos posted on Twitter imply that he might have a girlfriend. From his social media account, he posted a photo with a beautiful woman in a car who may be Umitti’s girlfriend.
However, we are not certain about the fact. Some online sources believe, Alexandra Dulauroy is Umitti’s life partner. She is a Colombian and a French upstairs. We will let you know when we discover helpful information about his love life.
Samuel Umtiti Children
As of now, there isn’t any documented report on the public records about Umtiti having kids. Nevertheless, this information is currently under review and will be updated once we get it from a reliable source.
Samuel Umtiti Salary
Umtiti receives a weekly of £75,000 with his contract expiring on 30/06/2021. Barca has made an effort to keep Umtiti, raising him onto the team’s second pay grade, partly due to the fact that he will be costly to replace and there are few options.
Umtiti will add two more years to his deal – he’s currently signed on until 2021 as well as raising his low 60m euro release fee clause. He will also have a salary raised to fit his role in the team.
The board knows how tough it is to find players to play in defense with the profile Barca needs. The Frenchman has become one of the best defenders in the world. His role in the France side reflects the great moment he is in.
Umtiti’s priority is to stay at Barca. But he also insists the club treat him like the key player he is. “It’s clear that I want to renew at Barca and I hope to be in the team next season. I’m at a club that has helped me realize my dream. I have a contract and for me to go they will have to kick me out, I will not decide to leave,” said Umtiti in L’Equipe.
Samuel Umtiti Net Worth
Umtiti has an estimated net worth of 34 Million Euros (31.1 Million Pound) as of 2021. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as a footballer. Through his various sources of income, he has been able to accumulate a good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
Samuel Umtiti Measurements and Facts
Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Umtiti.
Samuel Umtiti Wikipedia
Majid Michel Biography, Age, Net Worth and Movies
- Full Names: Samuel Yves Um Titi.
- Popular As: Samuel Umtiti.
- Gender: Male.
- Occupation / Profession: Footballer.
- Nationality: French.
- Race / Ethnicity: Black.
- Religion: Christian.
- Sexual Orientation: Straight.
Samuel Umtiti Birthday
- Age / How Old?: 27 Years Old.
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio.
- Date of Birth: November 14, 1993.
- Place of Birth: Yaoundé, Cameroon.
- Birthday: November 14.
Samuel Umtiti Body Measurements
- Body Measurements: Pending Update.
- Height / How Tall?: 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in).
- Weight: 75 kilograms in 2021.
- Eye Color: Brown.
- Hair Color: Black.
- Shoe Size: Pending Update.
Samuel Umtiti Family and Relationship
- Father (Dad): Pending Update.
- Mother: Mrs. Annie Ngo Um.
- Siblings (Brother): Yannick Umtiti.
- Marital Status: Pending Update.
- Wife/Spouse: Pending Update.
- Dating / Girlfriend: Pending Update.
- Children: Pending Update.
Samuel Umtiti Net Worth and Salary
- Net Worth: 34 Million Euros (31.1 Million Pound) as of 2021.
- Salary: Umtiti receives a weekly of £75,000 with his contract expiring on 30/06/2021.
- Source of Income: Career in soccer.
Samuel Umtiti House and Cars
- Place of living: Pending Update.
- Cars: Car Brand to be Updated
Samuel Umtiti Current Teams
- FC Barcelona – #23 / Defender
- France national football team – #22 / Defender
Samuel Umtiti Lyon
Umtiti was included in a Lyon squad for the first time on 16 August 2011, remaining an unused substitute as they defeated Rubin Kazan 3–1 in the Champions League play-off round first leg.
He made his professional debut on 8 January 2012, playing the entire match in a 3–1 victory over local rivals Lyon-Duchère in a Coupe de France game. Six days later, he made his Ligue 1 debut in a 1–0 away defeat against Montpellier, playing the full game. He made a total of 18 appearances in all competitions in his first season.
In the 2012–13 season, he became a more regular member of the Lyon first team. On 12 January 2013, against Troyes in a 2–1 away win, he scored his first career goal. He finished the season with 32 appearances in all competitions and two goals. At the end of the 2015–16 season, he was named as the “Best Player of the Season” by Lyon fans, ahead of Alexandre Lacazette.
Samuel Umtiti Barcelona
On 30 June 2016, Umtiti signed for La Liga side Barcelona for a fee of €25 million and made his first appearance for Barcelona in the second leg of the 2016 Supercopa de España which Barcelona won 3–0 versus Sevilla and lifted the trophy on 17 August 2016.
He, unfortunately, picked up a knee injury in September 2016 while in Barcelona training, causing him to miss a crucial La Liga clash against Atlético Madrid. He scored his first goal for the club on 4 March 2017 against Celta de Vigo which Barcelona won 5–0.
He would later play a vital role in the 2016–17 UEFA Champions League in the second leg of the Round of 16 against Paris Saint-Germain, as he started the match alongside Gerard Piqué and Javier Mascherano in a 3 man central defence partnership.
Umtiti assisted his teammates in recovering from a 4–0 first-leg deficit to a historic 6–1 victory, the biggest comeback in the history of the UEFA Champions League. He would cap off his first year in Spain by winning the 2016–17 Copa del Rey and by establishing himself firmly as first-choice in central defence for the club alongside Gerard Piqué.
Now established as first-choice in defense at the club, after Barcelona’s subpar 2017 Supercopa de España while reeling off the loss of Neymar, Umtiti started the season in great form and helped Barcelona maintain an undefeated start to the season in La Liga and the Champions League, a streak that still continues.
As of 20 November 2017, Umtiti, assisted by the guidance of manager Ernesto Valverde, along with the good form of goalkeeper Marc-André ter Stegen, was responsible for Barcelona having the least goals conceded of any club in Europe’s top-five leagues, with just four conceded. On 2 December 2017, Umtiti injured his right hamstring and was ruled out for 8 weeks.
On 21 April, Umtiti featured for Barcelona in the 2018 Copa del Rey Final, holding a clean sheet in an eventual 5–0 victory over Sevilla at Wanda Metropolitano.
Samuel Umtiti France
Umtiti was a France youth international, having represented his nation from under-17 to under-21 levels. He was an integral member of the team that won France’s first-ever FIFA U-20 World Cup. He played in almost every game but missed the final against Uruguay due to a red card received in the semi-final against Ghana.
Having been born and spending his first two years in the Cameroonian city of Yaoundé. The Fédération Camerounaise de Football and former international Roger Milla met his advisors in an unsuccessful attempt to get him to represent their team.
Umtiti, who was uncapped at senior level, was selected by France national team manager Didier Deschamps to be part of his Euro 2016 squad following an injury to fellow center-back Jérémy Mathieu. Umtiti made his senior debut on 3 July by playing every minute of the quarter-final against Iceland at the Stade de France, replacing the suspended Adil Rami.
He became the first outfield player since Gabriel De Michèle at the 1966 FIFA World Cup to win his first cap for France by appearing in the finals of a major tournament and was accurate with all 77 of his passes during the match, which France won 5–2.
He later earned extremely positive reviews for his performance in the Euro semifinal against incumbent World Cup champion Germany. This led to a lot of excitement over Umtiti’s prospects for his newly signed club, Barcelona, and his future as a player. On 13 June 2017, Umtiti scored his first France goal, equalising against England in an eventual 3–2 victory for Les Bleus.
On 17 May 2018, he was called up to the 23-man French squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. In the semi-final against Belgium on 10 July, he scored the only goal of the game, heading in a corner. On 15 July he won the world cup, as France beat Croatia 4-2.
Umtiti Shirt – Jersey
Samuel Umtiti Honours
- Coupe de France: 2011–12
- Trophée des Champions: 2012
- La Liga: 2017–18
- Copa del Rey: 2016–17, 2017–18
- Supercopa de España: 2016
- FIFA World Cup: 2018
- FIFA U-20 World Cup: 2013
- UEFA European Under-19 Championship Team of the Tournament: 2012
- UEFA Champions League Breakthrough XI: 2016
- FIFPro World XI 5th team: 2017
Samuel Umtiti Injury
Injury history as of May 2018.
|17/18||Knee Problems||May 7, 2018||May 21, 2018||14 days||3|
|17/18||Muscle Injury||Dec 4, 2017||Jan 20, 2018||47 days||9|
|16/17||Hamstring Injury||Nov 10, 2016||Dec 1, 2016||21 days||4|
|16/17||Stretched ligament||Sep 19, 2016||Oct 13, 2016||24 days||4|
|13/14||Hamstring Injury||Mar 17, 2014||Apr 3, 2014||17 days||4|
Samuel Umtiti feeling good during his recovery from injury
The French center back was delighted to have trained for a part of the session with his team-mates and described new signing Coutinho as a ‘quality player’
Samuel Umtiti’s recovery from injury took another step forward on Tuesday when he took part in a section of the training session with the rest of the squad. The French defender explained to Barça TV following the session his “good feeling” after weeks of recovery work was followed by his first taste of training with the ball again and with his teammates.
The center back injured a hamstring on 2 December in the game against Celta Vigo in the league at Camp Nou. Umtiti also gave his opinion on the new arrival Phillipe Coutinho: “He is a quality player and he will help us win as many trophies as possible this season.”
Samuel Umtiti Transfer
All the player’s transfers.
|16/17||Jul 12, 2016||Olympique Lyon||FC Barcelona||15,00 Mill. €||25,00 Mill. €|
|11/12||Jul 1, 2011||Olymp. Lyon B||Olympique Lyon||–||–|
|10/11||Jul 1, 2010||Olymp. Lyon U19||Olymp. Lyon B||–||–|
|Total transfer proceeds:||25,00 Mill. €|
Samuel Umtiti FIFA 18
His overall rating in FIFA 18 is 84 with a potential of 90. Umtiti has got a 2-star skill moves to rate. He prefers to shoot with his left foot. His workrates are Medium / High. Umtiti’s height is 182 cm and his weight is estimated at 75 kg according to FIFA’s database. Currently, Samuel Umtiti is playing with numbers 5 and 23. His best stats are: Stand Tackle: 87, Jumping: 87, Interceptions: 86, Slide Tackle: 85, Shot Power: 83.
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- Slide Tackle
- Stand Tackle
- Short Pass
- Long Pass
- Shot Power
- Long Shots
- FK Acc.
Frequently Asked Questions About Samuel Umtiti
Who is Samuel Umtiti?
Umtiti is a famous French professional footballer born on November 14, 1993, in Yaoundé, Cameroon. He plays as a center-back for Spanish club Barcelona and the France national team.
How old is Samuel Umtiti?
Umtiti is an American national born on November 14, 1993, in Yaoundé, Cameroon.
How tall is Samuel Umtiti?
Umtiti stands at a height of 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in).
Is Samuel Umtiti married?
Details about Umtiti’s love life are still under review. We will let you know when he gets in a relationship or when we discover helpful information about his love life.
How much is Samuel Umtiti worth?
Umtiti has a net worth of 34 Million Euros (31.1 Million Pound) as of 2021. This amount has been accrued from his leading roles in his soccer career.
How much does Samuel Umtiti make?
Umtiti receives a weekly of £75,000 with his contract expiring on 30/06/2021.
Where does Samuel Umtiti live?
Because of security reasons, Umtiti has not shared his precise location of residence. We will update this information if we get the location and images of his house.
Is Samuel Umtiti dead or alive?
Umtiti is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
Where is Samuel Umtiti Now?
Umtiti is pursuing his career in journalism. He plays as a center-back for Spanish club Barcelona and the France national team.
Samuel Umtiti Social Media Contacts
- Facebook: Pending Update.
- Youtube: Pending Update.
- Tiktok: Pending Update.
- Website: Pending Update.
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