The impressive transfers at Arsenal have already paid off during the club’s start to the season.
New signings of Gabriel Magalhaes and Willian, as well as comebacks Real Madrid On loan, Dani Ceballos has shone to help Arsenal win the first two games
And while Mikel Arteta’s side maintained its momentum after winning the FA Cup last season, the North London team is expected to be active in the last two weeks of the transfer window.
Arteta is keen to recruit a midfielder with a player or players also not preferred to leave the Emirates Stadium before the October 5 deadline.
With that in mind, here are the latest Arsenal transfer rumors …
Torreira will join Atlético after Herrera’s departure
Torreira joined Arsenal from Sampdoria in 2018 and initially played for Unai Emery, but found his chances limited under Arteta.
However, Atletico coach Diego Simeone is keen to challenge the 24-year-old Saul Niguez and Thomas Parti in midfield.
The Uruguay international’s move to Athlete, which is believed to be a loan, depends on Los Colchoneros finding a suitor for Herrera, who failed to impress him after joining from Porto last summer.
Barty is likely to join Arsenal
Arsenal have a stronger chance of landing Thomas Partey than Hossam One-eyed, according to David Orenstein of Athletic.
Speaking on the most recent Ask the Ornstein ring, Revealed that Barty appears more likely given his strength as a defensive midfielder.
Barty and Aware are the two biggest goals in Arsenal’s midfield, but signing both could cost the club close to 100 million pounds, with the French player being valued at 54 million pounds, and the Ghanaian’s contract is said to contain a release clause of 45 million pounds.
Coming from Atletico’s youth academy, Barty has been a regular player under Simeone in recent years, while Al-Awar has emerged as a goal for Arsenal after impressing Lyon during the League 1’s run to the Champions League semi-finals.
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Nelson set for a loan period
In addition to providing an update on Party and Ur, David Ornstein Arsenal are alleged to be ready to allow winger Reese Nelson to leave on loan this season.
Nelson played a partial role under Arteta with the 20-year-old failing to join the Premier League team this season after appearing as a late substitute in the Community Shield against Liverpool.
Nelson previously benefited from on loan as he scored seven times during a fruitful spell with Hoffenheim in Germany during the 2018/19 season.
Speaking last week, Arteta spoke positively of Nelson’s development after he was impressed with him in coaching.
“I think they are all aware of the competition we have in the front positions,” said Arteta.
“I really talked to Reese about this and really love the way he coaches.
“I think we both agree on how much he has improved in the last few months and he will continue to push himself and the rest of the team.
“He has to be ready because in football, unfortunately, or fortunately, it doesn’t take three months to change. It might take three minutes and you have to be ready when this opportunity comes.”