‘Please be true’: Tottenham fans react on Twitter after fresh twist in reported Malcom pursuit

Bordeaux's Brazilian forward Malcom prepares to shoot a penalty kick  during  the French L1 football match between Bordeaux (FCGB) and Lyon (OL) on January 28, 2018, at the Matmut...

Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly keen on signing the Brazilian winger.

Bordeaux's Brazilian forward Malcom (L) celebrates after scoring a goal during the L1 football match Olympique Lyonnais (OL) vs FC Girondins de Bordeaux (FCGB), on August 19, 2017 at the...

Tottenham have been long-term admirers of Bordeaux winger Malcom, according to various reports, and after Premium Sport's report claiming that his agent is flying to London to meet club officials, Spurs fans reacted with excitement on Twitter.

Mauricio Pochettino has a lot of work to do at Tottenham this summer, if he is to build a squad of players who are capable of making the jump up to the next level.

Bordeaux's Brazilian forward Malcom runs with the ball during the French L=1 football match between Bordeaux and Montpellier on December 20, 2017 at the Matmut Atlantique stadium in...

The addition of another attack-minded player will be of vital importance to their hopes of making progress again next season, in an effort to lift the creative burden from Christian Eriksen's shoulders.

Malcom is an extremely productive attacking player. He chalked up 12 goals and eight assists in 38 appearances in all competitions for Bordeaux last season.

CORRECTION - Bordeaux's Brazilian forward Malcom Filipe Silva de Oliveira also known as Malcolm  reacts during the French L1 football match Nantes vs Bordeaux on April 16, 2017 at the...

The Brazilian would be an excellent addition to the Tottenham squad, and with Premium Sport claiming that he is available for €50 million (£44 million) this summer, he would surely be well worth that amount of money.

Tottenham fans took to Twitter after the news broke that the winger's agent is en route to meet Spurs officials, and they could not hide their excitement...

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