Copa del Rey Football

Malcom’s individual highlights have emerged after first Barcelona start vs Leonesa

Malcom’s dream move to Barcelona has proven anything but a fairytale so far. Having attracted some of Europe’s biggest clubs with his performances at Bordeaux, he dramatically signed for the Blaugrana despite looking almost certain for an AS Roma switch. Despite the fact he would be competing with the likes of Luis Suarez, Ousmane Dembele and Rafinha, […]

Copa del Rey Football

Ousmane Dembele and Malcom’s performances v Cultural Leonesa criticised by Spanish media

It wasn’t easy, but Barcelona secured a win in the first leg of their Copa del Rey tie against Cultural Leonesa on Wednesday. Clement Lenglet scored the only goal of the game to hand Ernesto Valverde’s side the advantage ahead of the return fixture in early December. Valverde made several changes to the team that […]

Football La Liga

Agent claims Malcom joined Barcelona instead of Roma for ‘revenge’

Roma were snubbed during discussions for Malcom out of “revenge”, claims the Brazilian’s agent, with a €41 million (£36.5m/$48m) deal eventually done with Barcelona. The 21-year-old appeared destined to be heading for Italy when Bordeaux announced that a transfer agreement had been reached with the Serie A side. A remarkable saga took a stunning twist, though, […]