Lucas Torreira agreed to join AC Milan
Before AC Milan is very busy transfer window. The Italian giants are ready to rebuild the team once again, this time under Maldini and Boban’s leadership. One of the primary targets for the Rossoneri is Arsenal’s midfielder Lucas Torreira.
Lucas Torreira is primary wish of AC Milan’s coach Marco Giampaolo, with whom he worked together in Sampdoria. The Italian media today confirm that the 23-year old midfielder Torreira has already agreed to join AC Milan. However a big issue is Arsenal, who does not want to send their midfielder.
Even though it will be hard to convince Arsenal to sell their star midfielder, the transfer it is expected to be completed in the following days. As we understand Lucas is ready to make a formal request to Arsenal to be sold. Torreira never settled well in London and wants to return in Italy. Another important advantage which Milan has is its SEO. Ivan Gazidis left on great terms with Arsenal, and his connections might show very important in this transfer saga.
The transfer is expected to be worth around 35 – 40 million euros. After Lucas, Milan’s management will focus on bringing Dani Ceballos from Real Madrid. Ceballos is expected to arrive on loan, with buy out option.