French Ligue 1 side Bordeaux has reportedly made a €8m bid to sign Samuel Kalu from Belgian side, KAA. Gent on a five year deal, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
The deal is expected to be sealed this weekend with Bordeaux.
The 20 year-old winger is seen as an ideal replacement for Malcom who joined Spanish champions Barcelona this summer for €30m from Bordeaux.
According to French daily, L’Equipe both clubs are currently negotiating a deal for the Nigerian winger who has a contract with K.A.A Gent untill 2020.
Kalu scored seven league goals in 32 appearances for Gent last season in the Belgian Juliper league.
He joined K.A.A Gent from AS Trencin of Slovakia in 2016.