Arsenal’s acquisition of Lucas Torreira from Sampdoria looked like an astute bit of business for anyone who watched Serie A last season. And that was before one of the Italian top flight’s hottest prospects starred for Uruguay at the World Cup.July 20, 2018
Torreira should be a very good signing for Arsenal. He will function well in Unai Emery’s preferred system, bring stability and strength to Arsenal’s midfield, and allow the rest of the team to play with freedom. And, at only 22 years old, Torreira could be a mainstay in the Arsenal midfield for some time to come.