KFM’s Player Of The Week: Lucas Torreira
Lucas Sebastián Torreira Di Pascua (born 11 February 1996) is an Uruguayan professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Premier League club Arsenal and the Uruguay national team.
He contributed to arsenals derby victory yesterday over Tottenham where he scored his first goal for the club four months after being signed to the club. His tactical performance at the match earned him the “man of match” honours, and has also proved to be kapital f.m’s player of the week.
Here are the four facts you would love to know about Torreira:
1.Torreira began playing football at a very young age and joined his first club at 14 years old,( I.A. 18 de Julio, a local hometown club).
2.He has a net worth of $1 million.
3.Lucas was raised in the beautiful city of Fray Bentos. He often posts pictures of him with his mother. He shared his childhood days with two siblings, Ana and Pitu.
4.He is one of the first four signings of Emery and has since then been a first team player.
5.Though Lucas has been secretive about his personal life, He is also known to be in a love affair with Vittoria Repetto.