Roma closing for Malcom, Olsen joining for €8.5m

John Solano

It’s going to be a busy 48 hours for the Giallorossi.

First, Sky Sport report that the deal to bring Robin Olsen is complete, with Roma paying less than initially thought: €8.5 million. The Swede is expected to arrive in Rome tomorrow to undergo his medicals.

Meanwhile, RomaPress can report that today will likely be the day that the operation for Malcom closes. The agent of the player, Fernando Garcia, met with Bordeaux until 1.00 CET this morning with the French side. The Brazilian did not participate in training today as the deal is expected to be wrapped up within the next 24 hours.