Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira is again in London. But for how lengthy? The Uruguay worldwide is considerably of a forgotten man on the Emirates Stadium, however after failing to earn a everlasting switch to Atletico Madrid after a considerably disappointing mortgage spell final season, he stays a Gunners participant. However, he didn’t play a single minute of pre-season, nor was he concerned towards Brentford as Arsenal’s 2021/22 Premier League season started with a 2-0 defeat final Friday. This was resulting from Torreira’s involvement at this summer season’s Copa America as he was given additional time without work to recuperate after serving to his nation attain the quarter-final stage.
Although, it has taken him some time to report again to Arsenal’s coaching base at London Colney forward of the brand new season. And with good purpose too. As confirmed by authorities pointers for the coronavirus, as a result of Uruguay are on the purple checklist for the UK, Torreira needed to journey through one other nation to keep away from being caught quarantining in a lodge for 10 days. Therefore, the Instagram picture of him in Madrid was as a result of Spain is a rustic the place he might prepare till he’s free to journey to England and reunite together with his Arsenal teammates. That interval is now over and Torreira took to Instagram on Thursday to submit one other picture – this time of him in London.
Lucas Torreira is again in London. (Image: Lucas Torreira/ Instagram)
‘Londres’ which interprets to ‘London’ was Torreira’s one-word message as he appeared in fine condition in what seemed to be his dwelling fitness center as an alternative of the London Colney coaching floor. With that stated, regardless of returning to the UK, the midfielder will not be that includes for Arsenal this season. soccer.london understands that Torreira has been informed that he isn’t a part of Mikel Arteta’s plans and that’s after the midfielder had earlier expressed his need to compete for a spot within the Arsenal midfield.
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In phrases of potential locations, Serie A duo Roma and Lazio are each excited by signing the previous Sampdoria man on mortgage, though a decision has not but been made on which membership he’ll be a part of. Valued at £18million on transfermarkt, that may have been a welcome windfall that would assist the Gunners for the rest of the summer season switch window. Although, Arsenal – like many others – have struggled to promote fringe gamers resulting from monetary challenges from the pandemic, so getting £18m for Torreira was all the time going to be tough.