Gunners bosses were willing to fly medical staff out to Russian Federation to put the 22-year-old through his paces.
"The deal is virtually done and only the arrival of Lucas is remaining".
The transfer - rumoured to be in the £26 million region - was in advanced stages last month but hit delays when Torreira joined up with the Uruguayan squad for this summer's World Cup in Russian Federation. "We are satisfied with what they offered us, but let's wait a little longer until the World Cup ends".
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Late this summer, Meghan is expected to return to the USA on a private plane to spend time with her mother and friends. The former American actress waved to well-wishers outside the church on Saturday, which is also her 37th birthday .
ARSENAL are being linked with a move for Sampdoria star Lucas Torreira - but how would he fit in at the Emirates? With one year left on his current contract, Lorient felt it was the right time to sell, and multiple clubs have been in talks with the player since January, according to RMC.
The 22-year-old was given an early release for his nation's summer exploits following their defeat to France at the quarter-final stage and made securing his long-term future at club level.
Torreira has been "close" to a move to north London all summer now, and while many outlets claimed that the deal would be completed before the tournament over in Russian Federation began, Arsenal fans have been forced to wait.
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Emery is unlikely to add any more first team players to his squad unless other players leave, with Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Berndt Leno and Stephan Lichtsteiner all arriving in the past few weeks.
"We have natural talents whose value increases exponentially. We placed a bet and we won, paying just €3m".
Arsenal begin their pre-season campaign at non-league Boreham Wood on July 14.
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The Brazil worldwide is set to make his debut in Liverpool's next pre-season fixture against Napoli on Saturday. Liverpool's final pre-season friendly will also be against a Serie A side, Torino, on August 7.