Birth Date:30 Jan 1986
At AC Milan since:2017
One of the most experienced players of the Rossoneri squad was born in Mercedes, a city which is 100 km from Buenos Aires. He has always been in the Albiceleste national team's orbit; Lucas began his professional career with Asociación Atlética Argentinos Juniors, before moving to Independiente at the age of 19, with 49 appearances. After winning the Under-20 World Cup with Argentina, he was signed by the Belgians of Anderlecht, where he played for 7 seasons.
In the summer of 2013, he was signed by Lazio, which handed him the keys to the midfield putting him at the centre of the biancoceleste project. The Argentine moved to AC Milan after 4 years in the capital city.