Brazilian starlet Malcom will not be leaving Bordeaux in the January switch window
Tottenham target Malcom will NOT be leaving Bordeaux in January, insists former Spurs midfielder and the French membership’s new supervisor Gus Poyet.
The 20-year-old Brazilian ahead has been strongly linked with a transfer to north London this month.
Recent experiences had claimed a deal was in the works following productive talks between Tottenham and the ahead’s brokers, however Bordeaux and their new boss now insist their star man goes nowhere.
Poyet was appointed the Ligue 1 aspect’s new boss on Saturday and, because the ex-Tottenham man was unveiled to the media on Monday, he revealed the way forward for Malcom was a key matter throughout his interview for the job.
“I asked straight away if Malcom would be staying or not,” he informed L’Equipe.
“They said yes. I said OK, now we can continue the discussion.”
Club president Stephane Martin reiterated that stance on Monday.
“Malcom, it has been said and said again, he will not be leaving,” he stated.
“He has stated he needs to play in the Premier League someday. That is regular – what participant would not need to play in England?
“There is no problem with Malcom.”