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The Gunners are close to completing the transfer of Uruguay International midfielder Lucas Torreira in the coming days and wrap up their transfer activity.

Today, Lucas Torreira is flying-in to London to undergo his medical with Arsenal...

The timing will depend on whether he flies straight from Russian Federation to London now Uruguay are out of the World Cup following their quarter-final defeat to France, or travels via his homeland.

There are other deals in the pipeline too, with Sampdoria's Lucas Torreira expected to join after his involvement at this summers World Cup has come to an end. Agreed with Sampdoria & 22yo.

Arsenal was reported to have offered a chance for Torreira to conduct the medicals while he was in Russian Federation playing the World Cup.

The Gunners have shown interested in the midfielder who helped Uruaguay reach the World Cup quarter -finals.

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Torreira spoke to Uruguayan media at the airport ahead of his flight to London.

The 22-year-old is yet to have a summer break after featuring for Uruguay at the World Cup.

The gunners have already reached an agreement with Sampdoria who are now ready to let go of the player despite being hurt that the Uruguay global leaves them this summer after having a good season at the Italian club.

Do you think Torreira would be a good signing for Arsenal? But, he did go on to suggest the Gunners might be in the market for a much younger, future prospect.

Calum Chambers has signed a contract extension at Arsenal, with new head coach Unai Emery saying Englishman remains part of his plans at the Emirates.

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