Arsenal fans fall in love with Lucas Torreira after he attempts tackle with his head - football

Arsenal fans fall in love with Lucas Torreira after he attempts tackle with his head



Lucas Torreira has made an excellent impression on Arsenal fans since his summer move (Picture: Getty)
Arsenal fans have only been treated to fleeting glimpses of Lucas Torreira so far, but it’s fair to say they’ve been highly encouraged by his early performances.
The Uruguay midfielder was the most expensive of Unai Emery’s five summer signings, but the Uruguay World Cup star has been carefully managed into the first team fold.
Torreira has made substitute appearances in each of his new club’s five Premier League matches this term and belatedly made his first start in last night’s 4-2 win over Vorskla Poltava.
The former Sampdoria midfielder impressed at the heart of Arsenal’s midfield triggering attacks with his incisive passing, snuffing out danger and came close to scoring with an inventive free-kick which curled into the side-netting.
Torreira outhere tryna tackle people with his head ??? pic.twitter.com/KsAMzUVtP8
— zan ? (@chowdhryzan123) September 20, 2018

Arsenal have been lacking a forceful presence in central midfield for the best part of a decade and it is Torreira’s combativeness, more than anything else, that has resulted in him being taken so quickly to the hearts of his new fans.
His enthusiasm, however, boiled over a touch in the first half when, after he came out second best in a tussle withVladyslav Kulach, he attempted to rescue the situation by making a tackle with his head, much to the delight of watc...
source: metro-arsenal
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