LUCAS TORREIRA nonetheless has a future beneath Mikel Arteta at Arsenal.
Gilberto Silva reckons Lucas Torreira nonetheless has a job to play at ArsenalCredit score: AFP or licensors
Former Arsenal anchorman Silva has backed Torreira to come back good once moreCredit score: AFP or licensors
Torreira, 24, gained Arsenal followers over instantly after he joined from Sampdoria in 2018, making 50 appearances in all competitions to ascertain himself as a key member of the aspect.
Nonetheless, the Uruguay worldwide discovered himself sidelined final season beneath each Unai Emery and Arteta, with most of his 39 appearances coming from the bench.
Torreira was shipped off on mortgage to Spanish giants Atletico in October as Arsenal signed Thomas Partey from them.
And Torreira’s future in north London stays unclear with no everlasting clause included in his mortgage settlement.
However ex-Arsenal anchorman Silva feels Torreira can nonetheless be part of Arteta’s squad when he returns from the Spanish capital.
Invincibles ace Silva performed 244 occasions in six seasons for the Gunners whereas profitable two FA Cups and the 2004 Premier League title.
And he informed Ladbrokes: “I believe Torreira had begin to his profession at Arsenal.
“He performed some actually good video games however then final season he performed some not-so-good video games and was dropped to the bench in consequence.
“In the long run he moved to Atletico Madrid on mortgage however I nonetheless imagine he has an opportunity at Arsenal.
“Sooner or later gamers will imagine they don’t have an opportunity at a crew – particularly when a brand new supervisor is available in.
“However Torreira positively has high quality. He’s an ideal participant.”
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