Arsenal in talks for Lucas Torreira of Sampdoria

Rex Christensen
June 13, 2018

Paris Saint-Germain youngster Yacine Adli is expected to turn down Arsenal after being persuaded by PSG sporting director Antero Henrique to sign a new contract, Goal understands, though talks between the Emirates side and Sampdoria's Lucas Torreira are ongoing.

Arsenal's swoop for Torreira has been signed off by the club's new head coach Unai Emery, who wants to strengthen his midfield options.

Arsenal's head of recruitment Sven Mislintat had always been scouting for players in these areas even before Wenger left and there is now firm interest in Totteira, who is 22 and has a £22 million release clause.

Arsenal have already made one signing since Unai Emery replaced Arsene Wenger, with right-back Stephan Lichtsteiner joining on a free transfer from Juventus.

German outlet SportBild claim an announcement of the deal is close after the Gunners moved swiftly for the shot-stopper.

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Last season he kept 12 clean sheets in all competitions for Leverkusen.

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The newly promoted Premier League side are keen to make additions to their side and appear to have earmarked the 23-year-old defender.

Despite a lack of first-team experience, he has been a regular in the PSG squad that competed in the UEFA Youth League, turning out alongside the likes of United States of America worldwide Timothy Weah for the young Parisians last season.

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