Spanish side Malaga are reportedly aiming to sign Inter Milan and Brazil forward Gabriel Barbosa.
The 20-year-old forward, known as Gabigol, joined the Serie A outfit last summer with huge hopes, but only made nine appearances for the club – all of them off the bench. He registered a single goal, but also made the headlines when he stormed off the bench following the use of
According to Spanish publication Diario AS, Malaga are looking to offer the player a way out, with their need for a new centre-forward exposed by an opening-day La Liga loss to Eibar. The report suggests that the
Gabigol to Malaga? Brain says hmmm… heart says banter!
— Andrew Headspeath (@Andy_Headspeath) August 22, 2017
“Every new season generates a great expectation on our part, from the people who follow us,” he said in a recent interview with Globo Esporte (H/T Goal).
“It will be another year in Europe for me and I believe that I will be more prepared, more mature in order to play at my best.
“I hope this evolution can be shown on and off the pitch. I believe that.
“I did physical work during this period to get back to Europe well. Now I will continue this and achieve my best physical and technical form in the season that will come.”