Arsenal are reportedly focusing on Roma’s Amadou Diawara as a attainable alternative for Lucas Torreira.
Torreira has been linked with a transfer away from the Emirates after struggling to cement a spot in Mikel Arteta’s facet.
The 24-year-old even admitted he would respect any determination to promote him in feedback to the press in Uruguay.
He advised Sport 890: “Right now I want to consider my future very nicely.
“I’ve a contract with the membership and I’ve to respect it, clearly if I’ve to go away it will likely be for the very best.
“We have now to be calm and wait.”
Torreira has been linked with Milan and Torino as Arteta continues to overtake his squad.
Arsenal signed him from Sampdoria simply two seasons in the past for £26million.
He featured frequently beneath Unai Emery however has been used largely instead beneath the present boss.
Italian publication TuttoMercatoWeb declare that Arsenal will reinvest any funds they obtain by promoting the midfielder, with Diawara recognized as a attainable alternative.
The report says the Gunners have ‘examined the waters’ for the Guinea worldwide, however the membership’s precedence will probably be to get Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang signed to a brand new deal and sealing the signing of Willian on a free switch from Chelsea.