Sport Arsenal agree contract details with Serie A midfielder

00:27  13 june  2018
00:27  13 june  2018 Source:   readsport.co

West Ham step up approach for former Inter loanee Rafinha

  West Ham step up approach for former Inter loanee Rafinha West Ham are stepping up their interest in Barcelona midfielder Rafinha Alcântara, according to sources in Italy. The 25-year old Brazilian midfielder, known simply as Rafinha, spent last season on loan with Inter Milan in Italy’s Serie A, and despite the Nerazzurri’s desire to sign the midfielder permanently, West Ham may have a temporary advantage. That is according to FC Inter News, who claim that for budgetary reasons, Inter are being prevented from making a move just yet, which has alerted the attention of English clubs to make a move. West Ham and fellow London outfit Arsenal are believed to have made contact with Barcelona over striking a potential deal, and although Rafinha would prefer to re-sign for Inter, he isn’t willing to hold out too long if they can’t make a move. Rafinha made 17 Serie A appearances for Inter this season, scoring twice and assisting three goals in the process as the club finished fourth ahead of Lazio and city rivals AC Milan.

Leicester City midfielder Riyad Mahrez has agree personal terms with Serie A side Roma, according to reports. Arsenal have been linked with him numerous times over the summer, while there was also speculation this time last summer when he was at the peak of his form.

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Arsenal appear to have edged ever closer to completing a deal to sign Lucas Torreira from Sampdoria.

Negotiations have been ongoing between the Gunners and the Serie A club and it seems, following news of the two clubs agreeing a deal for the transfer, personal terms between Arsenal and Torreira have been agreed.

According to claims from Italian journalist Alfredo Pedulla, a salary of €3m per year along with performance-based bonuses are the terms that have been agreed, as Torreira closes in on his first move to the Premier League.

It’s reported that the agreed a fee between Arsenal and Sampdoria is priced in the region of €30M, with the Gunners set to recruit the defensive midfielder in the near future.

Torreira is set to feature for Uruguay at the World Cup after being included in Oscar Tabarez’s 23-man squad for the tournament.

Sampdoria confirm Torreira departure .
Sampdoria have confirmed that Lucas Torreira has left the club for a fee of €30m. The owner of Sampdoria, Massimo Ferrero, has confirmed that Torreira has completed a move elsewhere. Arsenal is expected to be his destination, after reports claiming that Arsenal had agreed a deal for the midfielder. Torreira is currently on international duty with Uruguay at the World Cup in Russia, and will likely complete his move after the tournament. As quoted by Calcio Mercato, Ferrero said this: “Torreira’s gone for €30m.” “I bought him from Pescara when no-one believed in him. We gambled on him and won, paying just €3m for him.” Torreira was a star for Sampdoria in the Serie A last season and was named in the Team of the Season.

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