Arsenal: Atletico Madrid move for Lucas Torreira could unlock Thomas Partey deal | Football News

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Last Updated: 24/09/20 4:27pm

Lucas Torreira joined Arsenal from Sampdoria in July 2018

Atletico Madrid are confident of securing a loan deal for Lucas Torreira in a move that could hold the key to Arsenal’s chances of signing Thomas Partey.

The two clubs are in talks over a move for the Uruguay midfielder but, while Atletico are pursuing a straight season-long loan, Arsenal are looking to sell the 24-year-old on a permanent deal or a loan with obligation to buy.

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