Arsenal complete move for Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira


Arsenal have completed the signing of Sampdoria and Uruguay midfielder Lucas Torreira for a fee in the region of £26m.

The 22 year-old has just returned from representing his country at the World Cup in Russian Federation, where he played in all five matches as they progressed to the quarter-finals.

Tenfield says Torreira will earn £50,000 a week at Arsenal with his move potentially being confirmed today.

Antonio Conte clashes with club over pre-season training
The 30-year-old Higuain had played under Sarri at Napoli where they finished behind Serie A champions, Juventus on second spot . He is very happy in the city, at the club, with the coach and the tactical system. "We are not in talks with Chelsea .

It is unclear when Torreira will report for pre-season with Arsenal as until recently he was in action at the World Cup.

Arsenal have already signed experienced Switzerland captain Stephan Lichtsteiner in a free transfer from Serie A giants Juventus earlier this summer to improve their options at full-back.

According to L'Equipe, Guendouzi had attracted interest from Borussia Dortmund, Roma and PSG but Unai Emery ensured that Arsenal won the race by convincing the midfielder to join the Premier League club.

Donald Trump nominates Judge Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court
Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, who have shown concern in the past about preserving access to abortion rights. On Monday, Trump phoned retiring Justice Kennedy to inform him that his former law clerk would be nominated to fill his seat.

He will wear the No.11 shirt following Mesut Ozil's recent switch to the No.10 for the forthcoming season, but fans were a little confused by the choice.

Head coach Unai Emery told the club's official website: "In Lucas Torreira, we have signed a young player who is a very bright talent in the game".

'He is a young player already with good experience, but who wants to keep on growing, ' said Emery.

Jamie Vardy sends Gareth Southgate update ahead of World Cup semi-final
Picture of the day Man of the moment Harry Maguire , who scored his first worldwide goal against Sweden, takes to the oche. But this is our family now. "You wouldn't have said we were going to win beforehand", Hurst added.

The 22-year-old is only 5ft 6in, but he makes up for his lack of height in other areas as he's a superb tackler, is positionally excellent, makes countless interceptions and is a solid passer so he'll bring some much-needed attributes to the middle of the park.