Arsenal are expected to meet with Bordeaux winger Malcom’s agents, as Arsene Wenger looks to bolster his attacking options, Sky Italia report. The Brazilian has also been linked with Manchester United this month.
Malcom, 20, has been a regular for Bordeaux in the past two years, and is regarded as one of the hottest young talents in France, something Wenger has acted on before, bringing in Thierry Henry and Nicolas Anelka as youngsters from Ligue 1 and turning them into Arsenal legends.
Wenger is looking at a long-term replacement for Alexis Sanchez, who is expected to leave the Emirates either this month or in the summer.
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Malcom has already found the back of the net seven times in Ligue 1, as Bordeaux fight the drop. It is reported that the player is keen on a move to London to work with Wenger, however, it is still not clear as to whether the young Brazilian will join this month or in the summer.