Sunday, 24 June, 2018

Lucas Torreira: Arsenal in talks to sign Uruguay midfielder from Sampdoria

Yacine Adli GETTYYacine Adli is said to be close to swapping Paris for London
Rita Gibson | 14 June, 2018, 23:15

The offseason is here for Arsenal FC, and that means the Gunners squad won't be reunited again until training camp commences in July.

All very philosophical, I'm sure you'd agree, but it does seem to suggest that the book of his Arsenal career will be getting closed, or at the very least, not read, before the summer is out.

And according to Italian broadcaster SportItalia, the Gunners could look to push through the move and conduct a medical for Torreira in Russian Federation, where he is with the Uruguayan national team.

Arsenal have agreed a £26.4m (€30m) deal to sign the Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira and were discussing personal terms with the Uruguayan's representatives in Milan on Tuesday. The 29-year-old has just one year remaining on his contract with Borussia Dortmund.

Canada's PM is back-stabber unworthy of Trump's time, trade adviser says
Trudeau announced on Saturday that all Group of Seven nations at the G7 Summit in Canada had signed a joint communique . I normally would not laugh at this embarrassment, but since he is a cabal phony "nice" guy it makes me laugh.

On Wednesday, German newspaper Bild reported that the Gunners are in talks with Bayer Leverkusen over a move for goalkeeper Bernd Leno as coach Unai Emery searches for a long-term replacement for Petr Cech.

Sokratis will become the second defender signed by Arsenal so far this summer after right-back Stephan Lichtsteiner joined from Juventus on a free transfer.

The Daily Mail report the Colombian could be sold to Mexican side Tigres.

Arsenal have seen two well known players leave the Emirates this summer, injury riddled midfielder Santi Cazorla, who served admirably with the team for six seasons and the retiring German global Per Mertesacker.

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