Terms and fee agreed as Arsenal send medical team to Russia to complete deal for World Cup star

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Arsenal will apparently ‘rush’ Lucas Torreira’s medical through in Russia as they want to avoid his price rising with a good World Cup showing.

As reported by both the Daily Mail and Daily Telegraph, Arsenal are closing in on the signing of Sampdoria’s defensive midfielder with a £26m deal expected to be completed soon.

According to SportItalia, via FootballItalia, the club will send their medical staff to Russia to complete the procedure and finalise the deal which has reportedly already been agreed.