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Arsenal fans react as Roma eye Lucas Torreira loan

A number of Arsenal fans have taken to Twitter to comment on reports from Calciomercato.It claiming that Roma could consider a loan move for Lucas Torreira.

Of course, Roma and Arsenal have been involved with one another for much of the summer.

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The Giallorossi agreed personal terms with Granit Xhaka before the midfielder ended up staying at the Emirates.

And it seems that the Serie A side could now target another Arsenal midfielder before the deadline passes.

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Calciomercato.It reports that Roma could consider making a loan bid for Torreira. It is noted that he earns around £74,000-a-week at the Emirates.

It does appear unlikely that Torreira will feature for the Gunners again – particularly while Mikel Arteta remains in charge.

So his departure would hand Arsenal a boost, even if they can only agree a loan move for the Uruguay international.

Nevertheless, it appears that the Arsenal fans are not best pleased to hear that Roma want Torreira.

‘Not Roma again’: Some Arsenal fans react to Lucas Torreira loan reports

Many are not particularly hopeful of a deal being agreed given the problems with offloading Xhaka.

Some have also joked that Torreira is probably going to end up signing a new contract at the Emirates, just as the Swiss reportedly has.

With that in mind, here is what some of the Arsenal fans make of the reports…

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