- Match Analysis
Malcom joined Bordeaux from Corinthians for an undisclosed fee in the January transfer window of 2016. He has developed himself as one of the most promising attacking talents in the past two seasons.
The 21 year has been in the news for his impressive displays last season and is currently one of the hottest properties in the Ligue 1. He was a regular for his club last season, scoring 12 goals and assisting 7 in 38 appearances in all competitions.
He is a very versatile attacker, who can play on either wing or in a more central role. His impressive displays have caught attention of many top European clubs.
Premier League clubs like Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham have all shown strong interest in him and keen were keen to sign him in the January Transfer Window. But such speculations were proven to be off the mark.
Other clubs like Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain have also been linked with a move for the winger.
The Brazilian has also expressed his desire in the past that he wants to play at a higher level. He also confirmed in February that he will look to leave the club this summer.
But the player is set to snub interest from the Premier League clubs and is keen to move to Italy.
Malcom wants to move to Inter Milan, per Gazzetta dello Sport. He has agreed a deal to join them this summer.
He views them as the ideal environment to continue his growth as a player, and said yes to a move to the Nerazzurri during a meeting between the parties on the 4th of June.
However, Inter and Bordeaux have yet to agree on the method of transfer; the Italian club are keen to take him on loan, with the obligation to buy him for €40 million. The French side, however, want a permanent sale.