Arsenal Watch: Lucas Torreira

Arsenal target Lucas Torreira made his first official start of the 2018 World Cup for Uruguay in their 3-0 win against the hosts, Russia. The 22-year-old is still fairly new to international football having only made his debut in a friendly against Czech Republic in March.

Rather than utilise a 3-5-2 formation that was initially widely anticipated before kick-off, Uruguay manager Oscar Tabarez instead opted to utilise the 4-4-2 formation he’s commonly used but with a diamond in midfield to provide more balance to the team.

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