Today is the decisive day for Malcom following yesterday’s huge drama involving the player after he was just steps away from joining Roma.
13.03 CET: Malcom is joining Barcelona. Federico Pastorello, the intermediary for the transfer, confirmed exclusively to RomaPress: “It’s over for Malcom to Roma.”
12.45 CET: Goal.com journalist Bruno Andrade reports Malcom has joined Barca for €41 million and will sign a five years contract.
Malcom is the new Barcelona's player. Official announcement will be made in the next few hours. Agreement: € 41 million / five-year contract
— Bruno Andrade (@brunoandrd) July 24, 2018
11.45 CET: SportMediaset reports Malcom is just steps away from joining Barcelona.
10.30 CET: Federico Pastorello, the intermediary who handled the negotiations between Romaand Bordeaux, spoke to Pagine Romaniste: “Now it takes only a miracle. It depends on the lad. The club can not do more than that.”
10.25 CET: According to Sky Sport, Monchi was working all night to unblock the situation. Now he awaits a response from Bordeaux, Malcolm and his agents are in France and await developments.
9.00 CET: SportMediaset have reported that the operation for Malcom to Roma is in serious doubt despite the player wanting to join the Giallorossi.