Date: 11th June 2018 at 7:00pm
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Arsenal are pushing ahead with their activity in the market following the appointment of Unai Emery and look finally ready to strengthen a problem area from recent seasons.

Reports from Italy cited by The Daily Star indicate Arsenal have ‘reached an agreement’ with Serie A side for the services of highly-rated defensive midfielder , registering their interest with his agent.

The 22-year-old has a €25million release clause in his contract with the Italian side and is understood to be keen on a move to join the Europa League semi-finalists, though Arsenal will have to move swiftly to complete a deal.

Torreira’s clause is set to expire at the end of the month, giving Arsenal a limited timeframe to secure a deal, and will be wary of reported interest from and .

Demands from the youngster’s agent could prove to be the biggest stumbling block due to his financial requests and a deal is complicated further by his participation with in the .