26 Jul Barcelona transfer information: Borussia Dortmund at $42m Malcom talks with La Liga winners
The Brazilian winger might see his period with the Liga winners come to a conclusion after only 1 year
Barcelona and Borussia Dortmund are quickening the transfer of Malcom, which might observe the Bundesliga club cover 42 million (Number 38m/$47m) for your Brazilian winger, resources have advised Target.
Malcom comes with an $180m (#160m/$200m) termination clause in his existing contract with the Liga winners, but Barca would take his death exchange for $1m over the $41m also they invested to signal him from Ligue 1 side Bordeaux.
At that moment, it seemed Malcom will be heading into Roma, together with the Serie A club with agreed a fee with Bordeaux, just for Barca to swoop in at the last minute to property the winger.
However, following a glowing 2017-18 year with Bordeaux where he scored 12 goals and added seven assists, Malcom fought for playing time in Barca, handling 15 looks for the club and also only six begins in La Liga.
He scored a goal and chipped in a pair of assists during these matches, and made another 3 appearances in the Champions League off the bench, scoring in a 1-1 draw away to Inter.
Without chances throughout the 2018-2019 year, Malcom was a serious offender to leave Barca this summer.
But, there was a lack of important offers for its 22-year old, with only a small interest from Arsenal at a potential loan, which kept him included Barca’s pre-season plans.
However, the situation appears set to change with Dortmund, who’ve brought in a set of attacking players at Thorgan Hazard and Julian Brandt this summer, currently included.
The 2018-19 Bundesliga runners-up enjoy great relationships with Barca following the successful movement of striker Paco Alcacer to Dortmund last year.
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Alcacer enjoyed a breakout effort in the Bundesliga, together with all the 25-year old Spain global scoring 18 aims to finish second at the Golden Boot race supporting Robert Lewandowski.
However, while discussions are continuing between Barca and Dortmund, if a bargain is to be performed for Malcom it won’t be official until next week, even if it’s anticipated the Catalan club is going to have more transfers, both outbound and inbound, consented.
Malcom is now in Japan in addition to the remainder of the Barca squad due to their pre-season Japanese tour and intends to return to Catalunya following Sunday following the game from Vissel Kobe the afternoon before.