Barcelona sign Brazilian Malcom for sh. 4.8 Bn

Brazilian winger Malcom Filipe Silva de Oliveira . PHOTO: COURTESY.

Barcelona has signed Brazilian winger Malcom Filipe Silva de Oliveira from French club Bordeaux for a five-year contract for 41 million Euros. (Kshs 4.8BN)

Malcom has already arrived in Barcelona and is expected to undergo a medical today (Wednesday) before joining the 2018 FC Barcelona US Tour.

The 21-year-old an attacking player, signed for French Club Girondins de Bordeaux at the age 18 after having won Brazilian title with the Corinthians, the Club where he began his Career.

He has played for three seasons at Girondins de, making 86 appearances and scoring 19 goals. The winger was also a performing part of the Brazil squad that was in the U-20 World Cup in 2015.

The player will sign with the Club for the next five seasons, until the end of the 2022/23 season.