- Nigerian football star Samuel Kalu has completed a move to Bordeaux
- The French club announced the signing of the 20-year-old on August 6
- Samuel Kalu will replace Malcom who has joined Spanish side Barcelona
French professional football club Bordeaux have completed the signing of Nigerian winger Samuel Kalu who has put pen to paper on a five year deal from Gent.
Since the move of Brazilian star Malcom to Barcelona, Bordeaux have been looking for a replacement before they finally got 20-year-old Nigerian star Samuel Kalu.
The French club however took to their official twitter page to confirm that Samuel Kalu has completed a move to the Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux.
Born on August 26, 1997, Samuel Kalu signed a two-year contract for the Slovak side AS Trenčín and made his professional debut for AS Trenčín against ŠK Slovan Bratislava on 27 February 2016.
On January 4, 2017, he joined Belgium top division club KAA Gent from AS Trencin before moving to Bordeaux on August 6, 2018 as a replacement for Malcom.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Spanish League champions Barcelona completed the signing of Brazil midfielder Malcom Filipe Silva de Oliveira on a five year deal.
The Blaugrana beat Italian Seire A side AS Roma to the signing of the 21-year-old in a deal valued around £36.5 million with £900,000 in variables.
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