[12][13], On 29 June 2020, Barcelona announced that they had reached an agreement with Juventus for the transfer of Arthur on a five-year contract for €72 million, plus €10 million in variables; the deal was also coordinated with a swap of Miralem Pjanić. He was part of the Brazil under-17 squad selected to play in the 2013 South American Under-17 Football Championship. [9] On 28 July, Arthur scored a goal on his debut against Tottenham Hotspur in a pre-season friendly match. This Arthur goal vs Eibar 2020 video is a fc barcelona vs eibar highlights video. Gifted with excellent ball-control, he is difficult to dispossess when on the ball; he often utilises his dribbling skills to great effect, and is known for using a feint known as "la pelopina", which had previously often been performed by former Barcelona midfielders Xavi and Andrés Iniesta. [17], He made his international debut against United States in a 2–0 friendly win on the 7th of September 2018 coming on as a substitute. The Brazilian's first start was against El Salvador in a 5–0 win on the 12th of September. [28] In 2020, former midfielder Enzo Maresca stated that he felt Arthur was best suited to the roles of either an attacking midfielder or a mezzala. Arthur Melo scored an absolute thunderbolt for Barcelona this evening, as he doubled his side’s lead against Villarreal at home. [26] Regarded as a promising young prospect in world football,[27] former Barcelona midfielder Iniesta praised Arthur in February 2019, stating that his presence in midfield was highly positive for Barcelona's future at the time. Juventus midfielder Arthur Melo scored his first goal for Brazil in the 2-0 win over Uruguay. In his Copa Libertadores debut, a 1–1 away draw against Club Guaraní, he was named man-of-the-match after completing 40 passes, with an impressive 100% rate success. In 2017, Arthur become a first-team regular after a string of good performances in Primeira Liga and Campeonato Gaúcho. Last season his average was 0.11 goals per game, he scored 4 goals in 35 club matches. Watch Arthur Goal HD - Barcelona 2-0 Tottenham 28.07.2018 - Football Shots on Dailymotion Barcelona have demanded that Arthur Melo returns to training as he is under contract till the end of the season. After being given the ball by Busquets, Arthur lined-up up a shot, as he fired home from a good 30-yards to score a simply superb brilliant second for the Blaugrana. Barcelona have agreed to sell Arthur to Juventus for €72 million (£66m/$81m) plus up to €10m in bonuses, the Catalan club have confirmed on their official website. [7], On 11 March 2018, Barcelona reached an agreement with Grêmio for the transfer of Arthur. Having already gone 1-0 up earlier on the match thanks to Antoine Griezmann, Arthur added to his side’s tally midway through the first half with a stunning strike. [20] In the 2019 Copa América Final against hosts Peru on 7 July, at the Maracanã Stadium, Arthur assisted Gabriel Jesus's match-winning goal towards the end of the first half; the match eventually ended in a 3–1 victory to Brazil. How it works? In May 2018, he was named in the standby list for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Advertisement Juventus return to Serie A on the 22nd of November when they host Cagliari. Arthur Henrique Ramos de Oliveira Melo (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈaʁtuʁ ẽ.ˈʁi.ki ˈʁɐ.muʃ d͡ʒi o.li.ˈvej.ɾɐ]; born 12 August 1996), commonly known as Arthur or Arthur Melo, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Serie A club Juventus and the Brazil national team. Arthur, 24, from Brazil Juventus FC, since 2020 Central Midfield Market value: £45.00m * Aug 12, 1996 in Goiânia, Brazil On 31 August 2019, Arthur scored his first goal for Barcelona in 2–2 away draw against Osasuna. Arthur ScoutNation™ - Home of Football: Reviews for YOU, chosen by YOU. [21], Arthur scored his first senior international goal for Brazil on 17 November 2020, the opener in an eventual 2–0 away win over Uruguay in a 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier. Arthur Barcelona, Arthur Melo Barcelona, Arthur FC Barcelona / Barca, Arthur 2018 Try 22bet and support me if you like our videos! Barcelona paid €31 million to Gremio in 2018 for Arthur’s services. Attempt saved. Arthur in action for Juventus. [25] Arthur's highest pass accuracy in a single match with Barcelona is 98.6%, which he achieved when he completed 71 passes out of 72 attempted in a Champions League knockout match against Lyon in 2019. Assisted by Clément Lenglet. Assisted by Juan Cuadrado with a cross. pic.twitter.com/B9l6omhNVg, — Premier Sports ? Subscribe to me HERE! â Itâ s an indescribable feelingâ . Much like contemporary and former Barcelona teammate Frenkie de Jong, Arthur is regarded as a visionary player always looking for spaces to pass the ball. Barcelona’s star midfielder is set to miss Barcelona matches for few weeks after he has reportedly encountered an STD infection, and its treatment will keep him away from matches as its dosages can violate anti-doping norms. This Arthur Melo goal vs Eibar follows a brilliant four goal dislay by lionel messi. Despite not graduating from La Masia, he poses many playing styles and techniques that are ingrained into Barcelona produced footballers at a young age, thus leading to many pundits, experts and former players opining that he has "Barça DNA" ingrained into him. Arthur, 24, from Brazil Juventus FC, since 2020 Central Midfield Market value: €50.00m * Aug 12, 1996 in Goiânia, Brazil Juventus’ position is mitigated by the relative youth of Arthur; the same cannot be said for Barcelona and Pjanić. February 22, 2020 18:05 1:19 min . Arthur Scores Barcelona's Fifth Against Eibar. The stats. Barcelona summer signing Arthur scored a superb goal against Tottenham in their International Champions Cup meeting at the Rose Bowl Stadium. Weston McKennie (Juventus) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. 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His agility, technical ability, dribbling and movement – both on and off the ball – allow him to create space and control the flow of play in midfield, whilst his exceptional vision, playmaking ability, and precise passing allow him to retain possession, create chances, and make decisive passes for teammates. 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Even if he doesn't provide the assist, he comes up with the pass that will help a player. Arthur Melo aimed a small dig at former club FC Barcelona after scoring his first goal for Brazil. Arthur shots an average of 0 goals per game in club competitions. Arthur shots an average of 0 goals per game in club competitions. Image: Arthur celebrates a Barcelona goal with Lionel Messi Arthur's integration at Barcelona has been similar to how he has been handled by Brazil. [6] In May, Arthur scored his first professional goal, the opener in a 3–1 victory against Fluminense for the Copa do Brasil. Arthur Henrique Ramos de Oliveira Melo, mais conhecido como Arthur Melo ou simplesmente Arthur (Goiânia, 12 de agosto de 1996), [1] é um futebolista brasileiro que atua como volante.Atualmente joga pela Juventus e pela Seleção Brasileira. Arthur Scores Barcelona's Fifth Against Eibar. In January 2015, following his impressive performances at the Copa São Paulo de Futebol Júnior, Arthur was promoted from Grêmio's youth team under first-team manager Luiz Felipe Scolari. February 22, 2020 18:05 1:19 min . Last season his average was 0.11 goals per game, he scored 4 goals in 35 club matches. FC Barcelona and Juventus FC have reached an agreement for the transfer of player Arthur Melo. Asenjo had no chance and Barca double their lead! 20' Goal! Arthur joined Juventus from Barcelona in the summer for €72 million, with veteran midfielder Miralem Pjanic joining Barcelona from Juventus as a result. Juventus’ position is mitigated by the relative youth of Arthur; the same cannot be said for Barcelona and Pjanić. September 24, 2019 21:17 0:57 min . The wait is finally over, Arthur scored. Image: Arthur celebrates a Barcelona goal with Lionel Messi Arthur's integration at Barcelona has been similar to how he has been handled by Brazil. Whenever Arthur did play, his performance at Wembley (leading Barcelona to a 4-2 win over Tottenham in the Champions League, group stage, back … His game helped us get 1 point in an away clash with Osasuna. Barcelona open disciplinary proceedings against ace and refuse requests to end his contract early July 28, 2020 19:06 Juventus Barcelona at war with Arthur after he refuses to play in … His playing style and build earned drawn comparisons with Spanish midfielders Andrés Iniesta and Thiago,[4] and attracted interest from European clubs such as Chelsea,[5] Barcelona and Atlético Madrid. Arthur Melo reveals what changed at Juventus against Barcelona and how Andrea Pirlo is helping him improve tactically.The Bianconeri believe they … Arthur joined Italian club Juventus in 2020. Arthur statistics – 24 years_old Juventus Defensive Midfielder (C). Passes completed Arthur is 93 percent. In 2016, Arthur made his league debut in the last match of the season, a 1–0 home loss against Botafogo, replacing Kaio in the second half. A versatile midfielder, Arthur is capable of playing as a deep-lying playmaker, central midfielder, box-to-box midfielder, and occasionally also as a holding midfielder. He was later part of the squad that won the 2019 Copa América. "[19], In May 2019, Arthur was included in Brazil's 23-man squad for the 2019 Copa América on home soil. In 2010, after being spotted in a youth tournament, he moved to Grêmio. [22], —Former Barcelona midfielder Xavi on Arthur[23]. Arthur Melo left Barcelona last summer after a turbulent couple of years at the Camp Nou, but he is now starting to find his feet at Juventus, who have welcomed him … Arthur joined Juventus from Barcelona in the summer for €72 million, with veteran midfielder Miralem Pjanic joining Barcelona from Juventus as a result. Arthur Melo: Barcelona midfielder reportedly set to miss upcoming El Clasico due to an alleged encounter with an STD infection. Whenever Arthur did play, his performance at Wembley (leading Barcelona to a 4-2 win over Tottenham in the Champions League, group stage, … Agence France-Presse Updated: July 29, 2020 03:18 PM IST Arthur began his career with his hometown club Goiás at age of 12. Tite praised the midfielder's playing style saying, "He always finds the best escape, the best pass out". [24], During a match against Valencia he attempted 142 passes, 135 of them successful; this was the highest number of successful passes in a single La Liga away game that any player had produced since Xavi in November 2012 against Levante. [11] Arthur made his league debut during the first league match of the season, also registering his first assist for the club in a 3–0 win against Alavés. Cristiano Ronaldo is “more accessible” as a team-mate than Lionel Messi, says Arthur, with the Brazil international having worked with two all-time greats at Barcelona and Juventus. Barcelona won the match on penalties and afterwards his teammate and compatriot Rafinha said, "I don't like to make comparisons but Arthur … This has led several figures in the sport to draw comparisons between them and Arthur. [19] During his time at Barcelona, however, he came under criticism from Luis Suárez, Ernesto Valverde and journalist Robbie Dunne, among others, for his positional play, and for his apparent reluctance to pass the ball in the direction that the offensive team was trying to move towards, the opposition's goal line. August 31, 2019 18:29 1:12 min . Check out his latest detailed stats including goals, assists, strengths & weaknesses and match ratings. Arthur began his career with his hometown club Goiás at age of 12. The Spaniards agreed to pay an initial fee of €31 million plus €9 million in added variables. Arthur made his senior debut for Brazil in 2018 after previously being capped by Brazil youth team at under-17 level. [8] Arthur signed a six-year contract and was officially announced as a Barça player on 9 July 2018. Barcelona won the match on penalties and afterwards his teammate and compatriot Rafinha said, "I don't like to make comparisons but Arthur reminds me of … Born in Goiânia, Arthur began his career with Grêmio, and won the Copa Libertadores in 2017. Barcelona 0, Juventus 2. The Italian club will pay 72 million euros, plus 10 million euros in variables. [18] Arthur, 24, from Brazil Juventus FC, since 2020 Central Midfield Market value: €50.00m * Aug 12, 1996 in Goiânia, Brazil Barcelona midfielder Arthur has told the club he does not want to play for them anymore as the midfielder refuses to return from Brazil, Goal has learned. Arthur Henrique Ramos de Oliveira Melo, mais conhecido como Arthur Melo ou simplesmente Arthur (Goiânia, 12 de agosto de 1996), [1] é um futebolista brasileiro que atua como volante.Atualmente joga pela Juventus e pela Seleção Brasileira. Barcelona midfielder Arthur has joined Juventus in a transfer worth up to €82 million, the two clubs announced on Monday, with Miralem Pjanic moving in the other direction. [14] He made his club and Serie A debut on 27 September, coming on as substitute in a 2–2 away draw against Roma. Impressive Arthur a ray of light in Valencia draw | Goal.com", "Arthur and Dembele earn praise from Barca great Iniesta", "Maresca: "Sarri va aspettato. Champions? Arthur is reportedly set to join Serie A champions Juve for €80 million (£72m/$90m), with the more experienced Miralem Pjanic potentially heading in the opposite direction for €70m (£65m/$78m). Although he is not known for his goalscoring ability, he still is able to contribute to his team's offensive play by providing assists and "pre-assists". Drama as Barcelona refuse Arthur Melo entry to Camp Nou ahead of Napoli clash August 8, 2020 19:28 Juventus Arthur and Barcelona drama takes crazy twist as … He signed for Barcelona for an initial fee of €31 million in 2018. Arthur Blasts Barcelona To 2-0 Lead Over Villarreal. As reported by Goal, ... but my mind is on playing for Barcelona for many years." Arthur in action for Juventus. ? Arthur was talking to Spanish outlet AS (per GOAL) and is in a unique position to compare the two greatest players of this century, having shared a dressing room with both in 2020. [29], Four appearances in Campeonato Gaúcho, two appearances in, [ˈaʁtuʁ ẽ.ˈʁi.ki ˈʁɐ.muʃ d͡ʒi o.li.ˈvej.ɾɐ], 2013 South American Under-17 Football Championship, Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Team of the Year, Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Best Newcomer, "Acta del Partido celebrado el 04 de mayo de 2019, en Vigo", "Criação da base: conheça trajetória de Arthur, volante goiano que conquista torcida gremista", "Para Ricardo Rocha, Arthur cairia como uma luva no Barça: "Lembra o Iniesta, "Grêmio recusa proposta de mais de R$ 40 milhões por Arthur", "Atlético de Madrid envia olheiro para observar Arthur, do Grêmio", "Arthur se doctora ante Robert Fernández", "Barça and Gremio reach agreement on option for Arthur transfer", "Espectacular estreno de Arthur: golazo y partidazo", "FC Barcelona win 13th Spanish Super Cup", "Arthur Melo scores his first-ever Barcelona goal in draw with Osasuna", "Arthur: «Felice per il mio debutto in Serie A. 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In November, was elected by Conmebol the man of match in the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final against Lanús, despite playing only 50 minutes due to an injury. In 2010, after being spotted in a youth tournament, he moved to Grêmio.[3]. Arthur Gives Barcelona Lead Over Osasuna. In the current season for Juventus Arthur gave a total of 2 shots, of which 0 were shots on goal. Arthur sets a six year La Liga record", "98.6% - Arthur Melo completed 98.6% of his passes against Lyon (71/72)", "Barcelona's new Xavi? 13' Goal! (@PremierSportsTV) September 24, 2019, What a hit from Arthur Melo?. In the current season for Juventus Arthur gave a total of 2 shots, of which 0 were shots on goal. Barcelona paid €31 million to Gremio in 2018 for Arthur’s services. Lionel Messi (Barcelona) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. The stats. Passes completed Arthur is 93 percent. [16], On 15 September 2017, Arthur received his first senior call-up to the Brazil squad to face Bolivia and Chile for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification. Arthur Melo reveals what changed at Juventus against Barcelona and how Andrea Pirlo is helping him improve tactically.The Bianconeri believe they achieved a … pic.twitter.com/nTOAO57CTE. In July, he scored his first league goal, the second in a 3–1 away victory against Vitória. [10], Arthur made his competitive debut at the 2018 Supercopa de España on 12 August, in which Barcelona won 2–1 over Sevilla.