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ARSENAL CLOSING IN ON SPANISH MIDFIELDER

Arsenal have again been linked with a move for exciting Spanish youngster Lucas Torró.

Arsene Wenger was recently reported to have been impressed by the 17-year-old Alcoyano midfielder by SuperDeporte and more reports from Spain this weekend suggest the gunners could be set to begin talks to bring him to England during the summer.

Torró made his senior debut in January when he came on as substitute during his side’s segunda division game against Almeria, and has previously been linked with a move to both Real Madrid and Barcelona.

SuperDeporte reported last month that any deal could rest on Valencia however, who have first refusal on the player: “Valencia has priority over the player, since they have a contract with our club. ”  Alcoyano president, Juan Serrano was quoted as saying.

Torró is said to be interested in a switch to Arsenal, a well trodden path for young Spanish players in the past, following the likes of Cesc Fabregas and Fran Merida who both moved to the Emirates Stadium as youngsters.

 

 

 




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