LEONARDO WANTED HIM
PSG tried to sign Malcom
Published:1/08/2019 - 12:33h
Updated:1/08/2019 - 12:33h
FC Barcelona and the Zenit of St. Petersburg reached an agreement for the transfer of Malcolm, but Paris Saint-Germain also wanted to sign him at the time
The next season, Malcom will be footballer of the Zenith of St. Petersburg, that engaged to pay to the FC Barcelona a total of 40 million fixed euros more an extra part of five in concept of variables. A good sale of the culés, that possibly take out four 'kilos' extra of profit with regard to the 41 that does a year paid to the Girondins for ficharle.
However, the Brazilian extreme was in the diary of several teams, in addition to in the one of the Russian. In concrete, according to the informations desveladas by RMC Sport, Paris Saint-Germain, of the hand of Leonardo, would have treated in his moment of tantear the possible signing of Malcom by the Parisian club to reinforce the forward of which will have Thomas Tuchel.
It is necessary to remember that Malcom had a glorious performance in the French championship, when it was a member of the rows of the Girondins of Bordeaux. The Brazilian shined by his desborde, his speed, his ease for combining and, especially, with his shot of half distance, that was important to mark authentic golazos.
But now the destination of Malcom is sealed to leave to Russia. The Brazilian no longer had gap in the FC Barcelona, that has authentic mastodons in the zone of attack -Leo Messi, Luis Suárez, Antoine Griezmann, Ousmane Dembélé and, in case that it remain , Philippe Coutinho- that they had hampered a lot that had opportunities to play.
Malcom goes without having triumphed
Finally, Malcom, that arrived to the Camp Nou the past pertinent summer of the Girondins of Bordeaux in return of 41 million euros, will not be able to fulfil his dream to triumph of Barcelona. In his moment, Ernesto Valverde recognised that it treated of a signing of club in which he had not taken part, something that maybe influenced in the few opportunities that the extreme had during his first and only season in the Barça.
The paulista did not play all what expected when the FC Barcelona hired him. It participated in 24 meetings, adding a total of 1114 minutes, in which it has been able to mark 4 goals, standing out the attained against the Real Madrid in Glass of Rey or against the Inter of Milan in Champions League. Maybe, these so many in important parties gave him poster so that the Zenith have decided to pay 45 'kilos' to carry it.