Arsenal refuse to sell Lucas Torreira to AC Milan – report

Arsenal aren't planning to sell Lucas Torreira to AC Milan this summer, according to a report in Italy

Transfer Agent
By Transfer Agent
Lucas Torreira
Lucas Torreira (Photo: Arsenal Media)

Arsenal are adamant that Lucas Torreira won’t be sold to AC Milan this summer, according to a report in Italy.

Sky Sport Italia, as quoted by Sky Sports, is reporting that Arsenal are planning to keep the Uruguay international beyond the summer transfer window despite AC Milan’s interest in the defensive midfielder.

The same article states that incoming AC Milan manager Marco Giampaolo is keen to reunite with former Sampdoria midfielder Torreira at the San Siro outfit.

According to the same story, Arsenal are not interested in cashing-in on the Uruguayan star in the 2019 summer transfer window and AC Milan will have to look elsewhere.

Torreira moved to Arsenal in a £26m deal from Serie A outfit Sampdoria in the 2018 summer transfer window ahead of his participation with Uruguay in the World Cup in Russia.

The South American star scored two goals in 34 games in the Premier League last season but Torreira couldn’t help Arsenal to finish in the top four despite his displays.

Torreira contributed vital assists in Arsenal’s aggregate victories over Napoli and Valencia as the north London side managed to reach the Europa League final.

However, Arsenal slumped to a humiliating 4-1 loss to bitter rivals Chelsea FC in the European showpiece in Baku last month.

MORE: Latest Arsenal news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip

Follow @thesportreview on Instagram

MORE:

MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Take a tour of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s £10m London house

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

Steven Gerrard
Steven Gerrard gives verdict on Liverpool FC’s start to the season
Chelsea FC star Mason Mount (Photo: Mason Mount / Instagram)
Roy Keane admits Chelsea FC youngster is impressing him
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Man United could bid £70m for midfielder in January – report
Mesut Ozil
Steve Sidwell discusses Arsenal’s forgotten man with ‘ridiculous talent’
Frank Lampard
Glen Johnson predicts where Chelsea FC will finish this season
Tammy Abraham
Petr Cech issues warning to Chelsea FC trio after impressive displays
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Daniil Medvedev
Shanghai Masters 2019: Daniil Medvedev dominates Alexander Zverev to break new Masters ground
Mesut Ozil
Steve Sidwell discusses Arsenal’s forgotten man with ‘ridiculous talent’
Virgil van Dijk
Sami Hyypia: Liverpool FC star is the ‘last piece’ in the Anfield puzzle