Arsenal news: Could Danny Welbeck injury blow prompt ambitious Malcom swoop?

But the former Athletic Bilbao boss only had limited sympathy and told him to work harder.

Despite the speculation, Malcom has dismissed claims he is seeking a move.

He’s hit back and insisted he will ‘continue fighting’ to succeed in La Liga.

“About news that came out here in Spain, I want to clarify this: I came to Barcelona with many objectives, and those who know me know that I am a very determined person,” the 21-year-old wrote on his Instagram.

“I am very happy with the evolution in my career and I know and every day that passes my dreams and objectives are becoming a reality.

“My family is also adapted to the city.