Sport Spurs in pole position to sign long-term target Malcom

19:02  11 july  2018
19:02  11 july  2018 Source:   readsport.co

€40m-rated Brazilian turns down Everton for Italy move

  €40m-rated Brazilian turns down Everton for Italy move Bordeaux winger and Everton target Malcom is edging closer to Roma after agreeing terms with the Serie A side. Get French Football News, who cite claims from Gianluca di Marzio, reports that the player prefers the idea of playing in Italy, despite interest from Marco Silva’s men. Everton were said to be in advanced talks over a deal to sign the player who enjoyed a standout campaign last season. Roma have offered a €40 million deal with €35 million up front, €5 million more than Everton were said to be prepared to pay for the player. The Giallorossi have been holding talks with Malcom’s representatives throughout the week. Malcom has also attracted interest from Spurs and Inter in the past. Everton are looking to strengthen in wide areas this summer but they also look set to miss out on Wilfried Zaha. The Crystal Palace man is believed to have his heart set on a move to Tottenham.

The 21-year-old can play in all three positions upfront and has racked up eight goals in the league already this season. According to a recent report from RMC Sport, Spurs and Bayern Munich have made Malcom ’s signing a priority in the summer transfer window.

Inter are closing in on a deal to sign Bordeaux forward Malcom having agreed terms with the Brazilian. Arsenal & Spurs target Malcom 'dreams' of Bayern Munich transfer. Inter, though, have now moved into pole position in the race for the former Corinthians starlet as they prepare for their

Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur are leading the race for the signature of highly-rated Bourdeaux winger Malcom, according to a report on Talksport.

The pacey forward was strongly linked with making a move to north London during the January transfer window but negotiations between the two clubs didn’t seem to take off.

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Spurs settled with signing Lucas Moura from Paris Saint Germain but manager Mauricio Pochettino still wants to sign Malcom.

The Brazilian is open to making a big move to a European club this summer with Serie A side Inter Milan also interested.

Chelsea turn down the chance to sign midfielder wanted by Arsenal and Tottenham

  Chelsea turn down the chance to sign midfielder wanted by Arsenal and Tottenham Chelsea have reportedly rejected the opportunity to sign Arsenal and Tottenham target Andre Gomes, as part of a deal to take Willian to Barcelona. Mundo Deportivo reports that Barcelona were forced to turn their attention to Malcom when it became clear that Chelsea were not interested in selling the winger. The La Liga champions tabled a cash offer which included Gomes, with the Catalan side looking to offload the player this summer. Barcelona hit the headlines when they hijacked a move for Malcom at the last minute, with the player appearing set to join Roma. Both Arsenal and Spurs have also been heavily linked with a move for the Portuguese midfielder. Unai Emery is a known admirer of the player, but doubts have been cast about a potential move to the Emirates. Tottenham had previously been named as the player’s most likely destination after falling out of favour at the Nou Camp.

Max Meyer, who was considered to be a long - term target of Arsenal and Liverpool, is reportedly waiting on an offer from AC Milan after deciding against joining Arsenal in pole position to secure signature of Eredivisie giants No.11. Liverpool in bidding war for 29-year-old Croatia international.

The 26-year-old joined Atletico Madrid from Ajax in 2013 and just after a season, he joined Southampton on a season- long loan in the summer of 2014. Alderweireld wants to continue in England and with Tottenham in pole position in signing him, his Terms & Conditions. Editions

Inter want to sign Malcom on loan with an option to buy him at the end of the loan but Bordeaux would rather sell their star talent on a permanent basis for a healthy fee.

The winger managed to get his name on the scoresheet 12 times in the French top flight last season.

Reports in France are claiming that Tottenham representatives have met with the French club to discuss the terms of the move.

With Spurs looking to compete in all competitions next season, Pochettino knows he must recruit smartly to strengthen his squad.

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OGC Nice slap €30m price tag on West Ham target Plea .
West Ham United will reportedly need to spend €30m if they are to recruit Alassane Plea from OGC Nice this summer. The Hammers have been linked for some time now and according to claims from Sky Sports’ Kaveh Solhekol, they are in a four-team race for Plea’s signature ahead of next season. Twitter: Told West Ham, Newcastle, Fulham and Spurs trying to sign Nice forward Alassane Pléa. Scored 20 goals last season. Nice want €30m. (@SkyKaveh) It’s claimed that potential suitors will be forced to part with a club-record fee of €30m, though, if they are to lure Plea away from Nice, as a summer departure from France appears to be on the cards. Plea enjoyed a strong season under Lucien Favre last term, putting his previous injury woes behind him to net an impressive total of 20 goals in all competitions. West Ham want to sign attacking firepower this summer and Plea, who has been linked for some months now, appears to be a target of Manuel Pellegrini’s as he prepares for his first campaign at the London Stadium.

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