In a noteworthy development reported by the Saudi publication “Al Riyadh,” the talented Brazilian forward, Malcom, is set to make a move to the Saudi Arabian team Al Hilal. This transfer marks the fourth signing for Al Hilal during the current summer transfer window, with other notable acquisitions being Sergej Milinkovi-Savi, Kalidou Koulibaly, and Robin Neves.
Malcom, at the age of 25, commenced his football journey in Brazil with Corinthians, where he tasted victory in the league championship of 2015. Subsequently, in 2016, he ventured to Bordeaux, France, where his skills truly flourished. Displaying remarkable talent, he scored 23 goals and provided 16 assists in 96 games, garnering immense admiration from football enthusiasts worldwide. Follow your favourite football team with attractive betting odds from Gclub.
The turning point in Malcom’s career came with the surprising announcement of his signing with AS Roma. However, he managed to astound everyone once more by opting for a move to Barcelona with a staggering contract worth 41 million euros, just a day after the Roma deal.
During his brief spell with the Catalan giants, Malcom appeared in 24 games across various competitions, contributing 4 goals and 2 assists, playing a crucial role in Barcelona’s conquest of the Spanish league.
In the summer of 2020, the 26-year-old Brazilian embarked on a new journey as he joined Zenit St. Petersburg in Russia. There, he continued to showcase his exceptional talent, amassing an impressive tally of 42 goals and 24 assists in 106 games. His outstanding performances proved instrumental in Zenit’s triumph, securing nine championships.
Adding to his already stellar resume, Malcom achieved Olympic gold with the Brazilian national squad in Tokyo 2020. This marked his second Olympic victory with the Seleção, further solidifying his status as a football star.
Not content with excelling at the youth level, Malcom proudly represented his nation in the senior Brazilian national team. In June of the same year, he donned the iconic yellow jersey in matches against Guinea and Senegal, leaving a mark on the international stage.
With his move to Al Hilal, Malcom embarks on a new chapter in his career, and football enthusiasts eagerly anticipate witnessing his flair and skill on the field once again. As he joins forces with Al Hilal’s roster, the expectations are high, and fans hope to witness the Brazilian phenomenon continue to dazzle and amaze with his exceptional talents. Get the latest updates from the world of football only on Gclub Sports.