Arthur Melo, during a match with the FC Barcelona in the Camp Nou


The big disappointment of Valverde in the Barça would not have been Dembélé, but Arthur

Published:16/01/2020 - 15:49h

Updated:16/01/2020 - 15:49h

Although he hasn't done so much noise like Ousmane Dembélé, Arthur Melo would have received in the last months some warnings of Ernesto Valverde for his continuous acts of indiscipline

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Ernesto Valverde has seen forced to abandon the FC Barcelona by the rear door, after a series of bad results that have satisfied a glass already fill from the shipwreck of the past season in Anfield. The fans had lost the patience, and the managerial board also did it after the elimination in the semifinal of the Supercopa of Spain against the Athletic of Madrid (2-3).

The 'Txingurri', in any case, did not have it easy to manage the situation of some of his players. Although it is true that the majority of the staff comported of professional form during all his path like technician of the first team, there was some that did not give the size in this appearance. All the looks have headed to Ousmane Dembélé in more than an occasion, so much by his delays in entrenos punctual as, especially, by his continuous injuries.

It is necessary to say that the attacker youngster French has improved and already does months that devotes only and exclusively to his sportive career. It takes care more so much in the feeding as regarding the hours of rest. It works to piecework with the fisioterapeutas to try recover of the injury that suffers at present and, from here, has the aim to strengthen his musculature to warn future physical problems.

The attitude of 'Dembouz' has improved, and could say that the young footballer Frenchman has not been the 'enfant terrible' of Valverde in these last months. The relief has taken it Arthur Melo. From the newspaper 'ACE' ensure that the Brazilian midfield player received several warnings and some bronca of Ernesto Valverde, so much in the past campaign as in the current course.

Everything began with his escape to Paris in February of 2019 to attend to the party of Neymar, something that did not have to do taking into account that two days afterwards the Barcelona played the gone of semifinals of Glass of the King against the Real Madrid. In the social networks filtered his photographies in the party, very criticised by a good part of the barcelonismo.

Here it was when Valverde him abroncó, urging him to appear in one of the back press conferences to excuse in front of the followers culés. Like this it did it Arthur, although this did not mean that they ceased his acts of indiscipline. And it is that, this same season, the Brazilian would have starred an escape to Andorra to practise snowboard, an activity of high risk totally forbidden for a professional footballer, and that besides made being convaleciente of a pubalgia. This aggravated more if it fits the problem, and from principles of December is of drop.

The quoted newspaper ensures besides that the midfield player engaged to put to tope during the parties of Christmas to surpass his pubalgia, taking advantage of the stop by holidays. Until it said that it would carry to Brazil to two fisioterapeutas not to go down the policeman. The case is that, when it arrived on 29 December, to Valverde would have informed him that the player returned with sobrepeso, and that the problems of pubalgia had increased .

Arthur already trains with his mates

The club issued then a communicating postponing the return of Arthur three weeks more. The Brazilian midfield player has not reappeared still, although already it trains beside the rest of his mates from does some days and, under the control of Quique Setién, could play his first minutes of 2020 in front of the Granada. Of the contrary, expects him for the duel copero in front of the Ibiza or for the following day of LaLiga Santander. If Arthur wants to triumph in the FC Barcelona and do important in the diagrams of Setién, will have to put the batteries of face to what subtracts of course.

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