Malcom Filipe Silva da Oliveira, a 21 year old winger who plays for French side, Bordeaux, is close to becoming Barcelona’s third signing this summer.
The Brazilian young star don agree every every with Barça on a five-year deal. The French side demand €38m with extra €3m in performance related clause according to news wey enter from Brazil sey Barcelona don complete the transfer.
This Malcom bobo been don nearly sign for Italian side, AS Roma in a €32m+€4m deal.
This hijacking pain AS Roma well well, because dey been don announce for their twitter handle say dey don make agreements with Bordeaux to sign Malcom.
#ASRoma can confirm that the club has reached an agreement with FC Girondins de Bordeaux for the transfer of #Malcom, subject to the player completing a medical and agreeing personal terms. pic.twitter.com/MHHr6AswYN
— AS Roma English (@ASRomaEN) July 23, 2018
Reports suggested that Malcom was already at the airport waiting for his flight to Italy before he got a call from his agent telling him about Barça’s interest.
The sudden interest led to a resolution between the clubs involved, subsequently making AS Roma to withdraw from the deal.
Some sabi-sabi people don even talk say the clubs don dey prepare all the documents wey them go need so that Barcelona go announce Malcom anytime from now.
The transfer of Malcom could mean that Barcelona have finally given up on signing Chelsea’s Willian after their bids were rejected multiple times.