Lucas Torreira finally gets off the books of Arsenal to sign for Galatasaray on a four-year contract, for a reported fee of €6 million.
Aslanlar announced: “Welcome to Galatasaray, Lucas Torreira!
“Our club announced that an agreement has been reached with the player and his club regarding the transfer of professional football player Lucas Sebastian Torreira Di Pascua.
“We welcome Lucas to Galatasaray and convey our best wishes for success under the yellow-red jersey.”
Lucas Torreira after signing the contract said: “I am very happy to come here. I thought about it with my family. Nando Muslera and my manager were very helpful. I am very happy that I made this decision.”
“There was incredible support. After there were conversations about it, the fans started talking to me on social media. They even started to communicate with my family and loved ones. They also played a part in making this decision. I felt very good. I’m proud of the jersey I’m wearing. I am very happy to come here.”
“Since I came to this club, I have met so many good people. He’s been of great help to me. I will get used to the city, the club and my teammates. I look forward to training with them, I watched the last game. It was a very important and good start. I will do my best to make history here.”
“The match was very exciting. I was excited and worried at the penalty whistle. When Nando rescued me, I couldn’t help myself and started shouting. He is a great person, a great captain and a legend of the club. I am very happy to be working with him.”