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Malcom asking price highlights the bargain that is Lucas Moura

Bordeaux's Brazilian forward Malcom shoots the ball during a training session on February 1, 2018 at the Haillan training centre near Bordeaux, southwestern France.

Tottenham Hotspur snapped up the Brazilian from PSG for just £23 million.

Tottenham Hotspur's new Brazil midfielder Lucas Moura gestures to fans on the pitch at half-time during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester...Tottenham Hotspur's new Brazil midfielder Lucas Moura 

Tottenham did some good business in the January transfer window, completing a deal to sign Lucas Moura from Paris Saint-Germain. The deal, according to the BBC, set Spurs back just £23 million this summer - a relative bargain.

One good way to highlight just how astute and cheap that fee is, for a player of Moura’s quality, is to look at reports from France today. They suggest the fee Tottenham would need to pay for another Brazilian wide target foraying into opposing Ligue 1 boxes this season.

Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian midfielder Lucas Moura reacts at the end of the French L1 football match between Angers (SCO) and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at the Raymond Kopa Stadium in...

Le10 Sport suggested that Tottenham target and Bordeaux wing wizard Malcom is being valued at €60 million (£53.3 million) if anyone wants to snap him up in the summer.

That is over double the amount it has cost Spurs to snap up Moura. The pair are both excellent talents. Malcom, at 20, is five years the younger of the Samba duo but Moura therefore has more experience and has shown his talents in Europe on a more consistent basis.

Bordeaux's Brazilian forward Malcom shoots the ball during a training session on February 1, 2018 at the Haillan training centre near Bordeaux, southwestern France.Bordeaux's Brazilian forward Malcom shoots the ball 

At £23 million the former PSG star is an absolute steal for the often thrifty Tottenham board and one which will hopefully pay off in the long run.

If they add Malcom in the summer, then Spurs will have one frightening attacking line-up.

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