The Wolfsburg and Belgium under-21 midfielder passed away in a road traffic accident, he was 20-years-old.
Everton, Tottenham and Fulham were also interested in Junior Malanda - but VfL Wolfsburg won the race.
Kevin De Bruyne is widely expected to join VfL Wolfsburg in the coming days. However, newbie Junior Malanda would have had nothing to do with it.
Junior Malanda has recently been linked with a move to the Premier League - but instead will join VfL Wolfsburg this summer.
Could Tottenham Hotpsur or Everton make a move for Junior Malanda, previously linked with Fulham.