Arsenal have a medical team now in Moscow as they finalise a deal for Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira.
Torreira is expected to sign a five-year deal worth £2.6m a year after Arsenal agreed a £26.19m fee with Sampdoria.
Arsenal already have the doctors over in Russia to complete the medical procedures and he will officially be a Gunners player before the end of the World Cup, says SampNews24 .
Unai Emery and Arsenal ‘s transfer committee have identified the midfielder as the man to help dictate games in north London.
He has impressed for Sampdoria and is expected to be involved in Uruguay’s World Cup campaign.
Arsenal are expected to add more players to their team as Unai Emery builds the team to his taste.