Italian giants AS Roma will for long feel stubbed in the back after Barcelona high jacked their ultimate transfer targetMalcom.
The 21-year Brazilian winger has now joined the Spanish La Liga champions from French Ligue 1 side Bordeaux for £36.5m
"This is a boyhood dream come true. I can't wait to get started," said Malcom after completing his move.
Roma, who had reached a deal with Bordeaux on Monday are now considering legal action against Ligue 1 outfit. The deal was subject to a medical, and personal terms before it could be announced.
Malcom netted 20 times and made 13 assists in 84 Ligue 1 games for Bordeaux.
He will join Barcelona on their US tour and becomes their third signing of the summer after midfielder Arthur who joined in from Gremio for £35.5m and centre-back Clement Lenglet from Sevilla for £32m.