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Watch: Go behind the scenes as Lucas Torreira spends his first day at Arsenal following move from Sampdoria

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The Uruguay midfielder joined the Gunners on Tuesday after impressing at the World Cup

Lucas Torreira joined Arsenal from Sampdoria in a £26million deal earlier this week.

The Gunners announced they had bought Torreira , the midfielder, from the Serie A side after his impressive performances for Uruguay at the World Cup.

Aged 22, Torreira is rated as one of the most promising midfield players in world football, and his transfer to the Emirates delighted Arsenal fans across the globe.


He is currently on holiday having been handed an extended break due to his inclusion in Uruguay’s World Cup squad , but Torreira did visit Arsenal’s London Colney training ground when he signed his contract with Unai Emery’s side.

He had to have a medical and take part in squad photos that were used for his unveiling, and Dugout take you behind the scenes as Torreira visited his new club for the first time.

There is serious hope Torreira is the player who will fix issues Arsenal have had for years and years, and everything the midfielder has shown playing for Sampdoria and Uruguay suggest these hopes may ring true.

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