The name of another player that Zenit can buy to replace Malcolm has been named.
According to Sport24, Zenit is interested in Marseille right winger Cengiz Under.
The 26-year-old Turkey winger is being considered as a replacement for Malcolm, who will continue his career with Saudi side Al-Hilal.
Underr moved to Marseille in the summer of 2021 on loan from Roma, and a year later the French club bought him for 8.4 million euros.
For Marseille, the 26-year-old midfielder played in 93 matches, scored 18 goals and made 12 assists. His contract runs until the summer of 2025. Under the Turkish national team played 49 matches and scored 16 goals.