Home » Sport

Arsenal stars return for pre-season training

08 July, 2018, 23:30 | Author: Rachael Silva
  • Arsenal transfer news live

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

Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira has admitted that he has been delaying his proposed move to Arsenal until after Uruguay's campaign in the World Cup, as per a report from the Daily Mail.

The Uruguayan midfielder is set to arrive in London soon after his country were knocked out by France in the World Cup quarter-finals on Friday.

Arsenal hope to complete Lucas Torreira deal next week. However that might change now that Arsenal are interested in the player.

The Sampdoria midfield has been linked with a move to the Emirates for some time.


With Granit Xhaka signing a new long-term contract, Arsenal can start to feel confident about the steel in their midfield next season.

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. Lucas Torreira was excellent during the World Cup and showcased numerous traits which have been missing from Arsenal's midfield in the last decade.

According to Sky Sports, new manager Unai Emery is keen to work with the 29-year-old again, having previously managed N'Zonzi at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium.

Writing on his official Twitter account, Ornstein confirmed that the Gunners are optimistic of sealing the move in the upcoming week with Uruguay no longer participating at the summer World Cup.

Recommended:

  • Samsung's next smartwatch to be called Galaxy Watch, use Wear OS

    Samsung's next smartwatch to be called Galaxy Watch, use Wear OS

    But as early as now, analysts are viewing its second quarter performance as the first decrease in seven quarters. Expectations are high for Samsung's foldable phone, which provides a bigger display experience when not folded.
    Hataoka's 4th-round launch almost  wins Women's PGA C'ship

    Hataoka's 4th-round launch almost wins Women's PGA C'ship

    Hataoka recorded two eagles in her round and put a number on the leaderboard that likely got the attention of Park and Ryu. Though her ball landed inside the hazard line, Park hit the ideal shot from the hazard to make an up-and-down for a par.
    England open the score against Colombia

    England open the score against Colombia

    Luis Muriel, who had replaced James against Senegal, was an option once more should the attacking midfielder be ruled out. Our recommended way to watch the England vs Colombia game online free is to try out the FuboTV 7-day free trial .
  • Malaysian former PM Najib faces decades in prison

    Malaysian former PM Najib faces decades in prison

    Two other charges allege that Najib committed "criminal breach of trust" in dealing with a further $5 million. Some members of Najib's Umno party chanted and held up placards in solidarity with their former leader.
    England's penalty shootout drama reels in TV viewers

    England's penalty shootout drama reels in TV viewers

    The tense penalty shootout at the climax of England knockout match was all too much for some, with heart rates reaching 145bpm. England's only goal within the game's 90 minutes, was scored after Geiger awarded England a penalty kick.
    Blockbuster move: LeBron James signs with the Los Angeles Lakers

    Blockbuster move: LeBron James signs with the Los Angeles Lakers

    A new iteration was installed in 2014, upon James' return to Cleveland and since served as a mainstay of the downtown area. Though James will be playing for another team next season, there is no denying the impact he had on Northeast Ohio.
  • Should you stick around after the credits?

    Should you stick around after the credits?

    Sometimes they're super-dramatic reveals, or shocking teases for the upcoming films. and sometimes, it's an ant playing drums. Do the stakes in superhero movies really matter ? "The Quantum Realm is the good news and the bad news in this movie ".
    Netflix Testing 'Ultra' Tier With Higher Price, May Hurt Premium Users

    Netflix Testing 'Ultra' Tier With Higher Price, May Hurt Premium Users

    Basic gives you access to SD resolution, Standard gives you access to HD resolution, and Premium covers 4K resolution and HDR. However, it appears that a new "Ultra" option is being tested which could bring even more features to the popular service.
    Amazon Prime Day Will Be July 16th But Some Deals Start Today

    Amazon Prime Day Will Be July 16th But Some Deals Start Today

    If you have the time to browse through deals in the morning, you can track upcoming Lightning Deals using the Amazon Shopping app. Prime members who haven't yet tried Kindle Unlimited will have access to three months of unlimited reading for just $0.99.
  • Wimbledon: Serena Williams defeats Kristina Mladenovic and advances to the fourth round

    Wimbledon: Serena Williams defeats Kristina Mladenovic and advances to the fourth round

    In a match full of big swings, Keys led 5-2 in the first set before Rodina won the next nine games to go 4-0 up in the second. Serena gave birth to daughter Alexis Olympia in September, while Rodina became a mother to Anna in November 2012.
    Mexico Star Lashes Out At Neymar's Play-Acting

    Mexico Star Lashes Out At Neymar's Play-Acting

    Midfielders Genki Haraguchi and Takashi Inui scored in the 48th and 52nd minutes to give Japan a surprising 2-0 lead. This was similar to the performances against Costa Rica and Serbia last week when they did just about enough to win.
    LeBron James joins Lakers on a 4-year, $154 million contract

    LeBron James joins Lakers on a 4-year, $154 million contract

    But the Warriors obtained Kevin Durant after that loss and Golden State has gone 8-1 against the Cavs in the two NBA Finals since. The Los Angeles Lakers have recovered nicely from the start of free agency by managing to win the LeBron James Sweepstakes .


Popular

Arrests made at encampment protest outside ICE offices in Philadelphia
That changed after self-described socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defeated NY incumbent Rep. Every time they've made us move or taken something, we've made it worse.

Trump mocks Sen. Warren, '#MeToo generation' in speech at Montana rally
Jon Tester , who is leading Rosendale in the polls despite the state's Republican lean. "I believe him", Trump said . Pocahontas, I apologize to you. "We need to continue to build on those successes". "Get your ass out to vote".

Former student athletes say Ohio State University doctor groped men for years
Strauss, but echoed his spokesman by insisting he knew nothing of the alleged abuse. I've talked to other coaches, and they didn't know of any abuse. "I believe him.

Nawaz, Maryam to be arrested upon return to Pakistan: NAB sources
Rasheed even said, "They expect those people to come out to whom they didn't even provide basic facilities". Journalist Sohail Warraich said the conviction of Nawaz and Maryam will politically benefit Imran Khan.

India braces for more USA pressure on Iran sanctions
This comes after Rouhani threatened on Tuesday during his visit to Switzerland to block oil shipments from neighboring countries. Turkish officials told Foreign Policy Tuesday the government had no reaction yet to the new US demands.

There is a war brewing between Lonzo Ball and the Lakers
As Ball touched on, the Golden State Warriors went out and signed All-Star big man DeMarcus Cousins in free agency. LaVar Ball firmly thinks his son will be the flawless sidekick to the newest Los Angeles Laker , LeBron James .

Trump predicts 'very good relationship' with Mexico's president-elect Lopez Obrador
Credit agency Finch also warned that the election would bring prolonged uncertainty over the future of the oil industry. He wrote:"Congratulations to Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on becoming the next President of Mexico".

United States will 'absolutely' sanction European companies that do business with Iran
The move lower is attributable to Saudi Arabia's willingness to increase demand at the request of US President Donald Trump . Iran is India's third-largest oil supplier behind Iraq and Saudi Arabia.

Brazil vs. Mexico final score, recap
Against Mexico , it took some time for Brazil to find their rhythm, like it has been the team's usual pattern in the tournament. He said video evidence would show Layun had offended but preferred to concentrate on aspects of Neymar's performance.

It’s official - Boston is sweating a heat wave
Priante said Lehigh Valley residents likely won't feel any real relief until a minimum of Wednesday, July 4 for Independence Day . The bottom line comes down to this: the higher the heat index the harder it is for your body to regulate its own temperature.