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Arsenal star named in World Cup team of the tournament

Uruguay's midfielder Lucas Torreira (R) vies for the ball with Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo during the Russia 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match between Uruguay and Portugal at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi on June 30, 2018. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP)
Lucas Torreira has been named in the Guardian's World Cup team of the tournament, as the competition comes to an end today.

New Arsenal signing sends emotional message to former club

Lucas Torreira has posted an emotional farewell to the Sampdoria fans on social media, after completing his move to Arsenal earlier this month.

Arsenal deal named 2nd most exciting ahead of new season

Arsenal’s deal for Lucas Torreira has been named as one of the 10 most exciting transfers this summer ahead of the new season, coming in at number two behind the uninspired choice of Riyad Mahrez to Manchester City at number one.

Torreira confirms Unai Emery sealed Uruguayan's Arsenal move with a personal...

Lucas Torreira has spoken out on the moment Unai Emery got on phone to convince him to join Arsenal, and his pride at becoming the first Uruguayan to play for the club.

Lucas Torreira confirms whether he'll be back in time for Manchester...

Lucas Torreira has confirmed he'll return to Arsenal at the end of the month, after some supporters were concerned he wouldn't make it back in time for the start of the Premier League.

Official: Torreira Arsenal shirt number leaked as Sampdoria confirm transfer

Uruguay's midfielder Lucas Torreira attends a presse conference on July 5, 2018 at the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on the eve of their Russia 2018 World Cup quarter final football match against France. (Photo by Martin BERNETTI / AFP)
Sampdoria have announced that they have sold Lucas Torreira to Arsenal.

Love Arsenal? Podcast talking World Cup, it's coming home, new signings,...

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In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew in London and Anita in Croatia talk about truncated transfer windows, VAR, Arsenal arrivals...

3 medicals take place at Arsenal

Arsenal’s medical staff had a busy day at London Colney on Monday with three medicals seemingly taking place.

Lucas Torreira admits he ‘can’t waste big’ Arsenal opportunity

Uruguay's midfielder Lucas Torreira attends a presse conference on July 5, 2018 at the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on the eve of their Russia 2018 World Cup quarter final football match against France. (Photo by Martin BERNETTI / AFP)
Lucas Torreira has told the media that the chance to join Arsenal is one that he 'couldn’t waste'.

Details emerge of Torreira's deal with Arsenal: Transfer fee, contract length,...

VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)
Details are starting to emerge about the specifics of Lucas Torreira's deal with Arsenal, which is due to be confirmed this week.

Lucas Torreira heads straight to Arsenal before returning to Uruguay

Uruguay's midfielder Lucas Torreira attends a presse conference on July 5, 2018 at the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on the eve of their Russia 2018 World Cup quarter final football match against France. (Photo by Martin BERNETTI / AFP)
Lucas Torreira is heading straight to Arsenal for a medical before returning to his home country for a holiday following his World Cup exploits.

Arsenal left with just 2 things to do in this window

France's forward Antoine Griezmann (L) vies with Uruguay's midfielder Lucas Torreira during the Russia 2018 World Cup quarter-final football match between Uruguay and France at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on July 6, 2018. (Photo by Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP)
With the signing of Lucas Torreira, Arsenal will finish their senior team recruitment however they will also look to bring in a youth player before the window closes.

Exciting Arsenal target provides major transfer update: Medical imminent

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Lucas Torreira admits Arsenal wanted him to do a medical in Russia, but he decided against it, preferring to focus on Uruguay until the World Cup was over.

'As good as a fact': Lucas Torreira's father speaks out over...

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Lucas Torreira's father has once again been speaking to the media about his son's potential move to Arsenal, and he's starting to make it sound like a done deal.

Major update on Torreira to Arsenal as his father confirms timing...

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Lucas Torreira's father says his son will have a medical in London after the World Cup, as the Uruguayan's transfer to Arsenal looks more and more certain to happen.

The 3 clubs set to benefit financially from Lucas Torreira joining...

VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)
Sampdoria aren't the only club set to profit if-and-when Lucas Torreira joins Arsenal from the Serie A side, with two more of the player's former clubs also preparing to cash in.

Gary Neville speaks out about 'imminent' Arsenal signing

Gary Neville had a lot of praise for Uruguay after their win over Portugal this weekend, and particularly for rumoured Arsenal signing Lucas Torreira.

Arsenal to finalise another signing in the next 7 days

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Arsenal will finalise the signing of Lucas Torreira in the coming week, according to reports, with the announcement to come when Uruguay conclude their World Cup campaign.

Arsenal star's contract talks 'progressing positively': Excited to work with Unai...

Arsenal's Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey scores their third goal with this flick during the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / IKIMAGES / Ian KINGTON
Aaron Ramsey's contract talks are progressing positively, as Unai Emery looks to finalise his midfield for the coming campaign, according to reports.

Love Arsenal? Podcast talking Jack Wilshere's departure, Bernd Leno, freebies &...

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In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is back to talk about Jack's goodbye, hello to Bernd Leno (and maybe Lucas Torreira), and hello again to another Lucas. He also talks freebies, Albanian Eagles and a VAR-tastic World Cup.

£26.1m: Serie A sporting director confirms player will leave for Arsenal

Sampdoria’s sporting director told Sky Italia on Monday night that Lucas Torreira has ‘left’ the Serie A side, with the player expected to join Arsenal.

23-year-old's agent gives transfer update after confirming Arsenal talks

Celta Vigo's Slovak midfielder Stanislav Lobotka runs with the ball during the Spanish league football match between Celta de Vigo and Valencia at the Balaidos stadium in Vigo, on April 21, 2018. - The match finished with a 1-1 draw. (Photo by MIGUEL RIOPA / AFP)
Stanislav Lobotka's agent has told Spanish media that he's spoken to Arsenal about his client, but doesn't expect a transfer, due to the club's pursuit of Lucas Torreira.

SSN reporter: 2 Arsenal transfers 'imminent', interest in 1 more

VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)
Sky Sports reporter Dharmesh Sheth has told their transfer podcast that two Arsenal transfer deals will be done in the near future, with another one potentially to come.

Lucas Torreira: A midfielder ready to shine at Arsenal

VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)
Unai Emery has taken the reigns from Arsene Wenger for little more than a month but has wasted no time in a big shakeup at the Emirates.

Lucas Torreira finally breaks his silence on ‘most important’ Arsenal

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Sampdoria’s midfielder, Lucas Torreira, has said he doesn’t know if he’s going to Arsenal this summer despite the media being convinced the deal is all but done.

Journalist who called Leno transfer confirms Arsenal's next target after Sokratis...

Spanish journalist Kike Marin, who is building up a great reputation for Arsenal news, claims that Unai Emery wants Ever Banega, with Lucas Torreira practically signed.

Club president confirms 22-year-old has signed for Arsenal for €30m

VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)
On Italian TV on Tuesday night, Sampdoria's president, Massimo Ferrero, let slip that midfielder, Lucas Torreira, will be joining Arsenal for €30m despite his release clause only being €26m.

Fourth Arsenal signing 'all but done' with Leno and Sokratis deals...

VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)
Arsenal are edging closer to announcing their second, third and fourth major signings of the transfer window in the coming weeks, according to various reports.

27-year-old finally receives Arsenal contract offer

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal reacts during the UEFA Europa League quarter final leg one match between Arsenal FC and CSKA Moskva at Emirates Stadium on April 5, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Fans will be delighted to hear that Arsenal have offered Aaron Ramsey a new deal.

Medical ‘this week’ as Arsenal seal deal for Unai Emery’s 2nd...

VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)
Lucas Torreira will undergo a medical ‘this week’ ahead of completing a move from Sampdoria to Arsenal.

Arsenal medical staff arrive in Russia to complete transfer

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Arsenal’s medical staff have reportedly arrived in Russia to complete the signing of Uruguay’s defensive midfielder, Lucas Torreira.

Wages, fee, contract length: Details emerge of midfielder's imminent transfer to...

VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)
As Lucas Torreira's move to Arsenal from Sampdoria edges closer, we're starting to get more details about what exactly the deal involves.

Arsenal to arrange £26m man’s medical in Russia to complete deal...

VERONA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 20: Lucas Torreira of UC Sampdoria looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 20, 2017 in Verona, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)
Arsenal will apparently ‘rush’ Lucas Torreira’s medical through in Russia as they want to avoid his price rising with a good World Cup showing.

Mexican side could help Arsenal land £20m-star & £26m deal imminent

WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - MARCH 03: Goalkeeper Bernd Leno of Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Volkswagen Arena on March 3, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Kern/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Arsenal are still in talks with Bayer Leverkusen over the transfer of Bernd Leno which would see the Gunners have to shell out at least £20m for the shotstopper.

Arsenal need to pay for £22m midfielder in instalments as negotiations...

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Arsenal are still in negotiations to sign Lucas Torreira but due to their limited transfer budget this summer, they need to arrange an instalment plan with Sampdoria.

Uruguayan midfield star edges closer to an Arsenal move

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Lucas Torreira is slowly edging closer to an Arsenal move, according to various reports on the situation in the last 24 hours.

Arsenal agree fee with Serie A club to sign promising midfielder

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Arsenal have a preliminary agreement with Sampdoria to sign Lucas Torreira, as they're willing to pay his €25m release clause, but agent fees complicate matters, according to reports.

Arsenal make contact with talented £21.9m Raul Sanllehi target

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)
Arsenal are considering a move for Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira this summer, according to reports in Italy.