Malcom Admits Interest in Arsenal or Spurs Move
Bordeaux winger Malcom has admitted that he wanted to move to the Premier League in theJanuary transfer window, with Arsenal and Tottenham both lodging bids with the Ligue 1 club.
Bordeaux rebuffed a bid from Arsenal at the beginning of the window, before the Gunners snappedup Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre Emerick Aubameyang.
Spurs made an approach later in the window, but were also knocked back by Bordeaux and insteadsigned his compatriot Lucas Moura.
The 20 year old told Telefoot that he was very open to a move, “I wanted to leave, I'm telling thetruth, because it's my dream: to progress in my career,” he admitted.
“I talked to President Stéphane Martin that he could count on me to the end. I will give everything tohelp Bordeaux to finish in the top 6 in Ligue 1.”