Malcom: All You Need To Know About Brazil’s Next Superstar

 • by Football Whispers
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Whenever English clubs are looking for the next hot talent, they tend to turn to Ligue 1.

From Arsenal picking up a teenage Nicolas Anelka from Paris Saint-Germain, Eden Hazard leaving Lille for Chelsea or Leicester City’s success with Riyad Mahrez and N’Golo Kanté, France is a consistent talent factor.

And the newest name on the block is Bordeaux’s 20-year-old winger, Malcom.

The Brazilian Under-20 international has been sensational for Les Girondins this season and most recently he has become a Tottenham Hotspur transfer target.

Borussia Dortmund were interested in the summer, and Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea were reportedly keen on the former Corinthians star in the January window.

To find out more about the Bordeaux prospect we turned to our very own Ligue 1 expert, Andrew Gibney, and asked him all about the Brazilian and why Premier League clubs are battling it out for the 20-year-old.

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