Arthur Melo in a training with the Juventus

"IS THE PLAYER THAT WE NEED"

While the Barça keeps burning, Arthur already wins confidence in the Juventus

Published:24/11/2020 - 12:56h

Updated:24/11/2020 - 12:56h

Arthur Melo every time shows more comfortable in the medullary of the Juventus of Turín, and in the victory in front of the Cagliari (2-0) attained to exert his best match with the 'Vecchia Signora'

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It does some months backwards the exit of Arthur Melo of Catalonia was one of the events that more called the attention of the fans culé, since little by little it was consolidating in the first team. However, his qualities were not sufficient for the Catalan directive and left it go to the Juventus of Turín in an operation in which the bosnio Miralem Pjanic also was involved. Now, such seems that this exchange of footballers only has favoured him to the Italian group, as every time the Brazilian is being more considered by Andrea Pirlo.

Arthur comes to mark his first so much with the selection 'canarinha' in the last date FIFA, in the triumph in front of Uruguay (2-0) by the Eliminatory of the CONMEBOL for the World-wide of Catar 2022. Now, in his return to Turín, has reached his best performance from his arrival to Italy, in the victory (2-0) in front of the Cagliari. His big sacrifice to the hour to defend and the precision that had in the exits were some of the qualities that showed in his more recent meeting.

Besides, one of which more pleased remained with the born in Gaiás was the same technician of the 'Vecchia Signora', Andrea Pirlo, the one who when finalising the party expressed a series of words in backrest to his player. "Arthur is the player that expected. It arrived of a distinct championship and needed a bit of time to adapt . Now it is very well and it is an important player, especially for our exit of balloon", indicated the míster Italian.

Likewise, it manifested that the presence of the Brazilian in the field of game offers him to the team a lot of more security and balance in the medullary, since it is a footballer that can contribute so much in the offensive as in the defensive, thanks to his big dynamism and vision of game, what allows him take, in the majority of the cases, the most correct decisions.

On the other hand, according to data offered by the Juventus through his social networks, the numbers of Arthur in the victory in front of the Cagliari were extremely excellent (gave 109 passes with an effectiveness of a 95 %), in a party that in which it was one of the protagonists in the phase of exit with the balloon dominated, but also was very precise in the shrinkings, doing a double pivote with Adrien Rabiot. Besides, east is the eighth party that contests during this season with the Juve, between Series To and Champions League, being headline in five of them.

A player very resembled Pirlo

This Brazilian steering wheel of 24 years little by little is winning the confidence of Pirlo, since it is a player that seems a lot to what was he like mediocampista: a steering wheel with a lot of polivalencia and with excellent technical. Besides, in the past, when it arrived to the Barcelona, already to Arthur Melo compared him with Xavi Hernández and now with the Italian trainer expects that it can keep growing and turn into a referent of the Italian club.

Finally, the emotional appearance has played a very important paper in the present of the player, as the relation of the Italian technician with the mediocampista international with Brazil is very good. "Pirlo is helping me A lot, knows well the feelings of a played in the centre of the field, knows to take out the best of each one and of him there is a lot that learn", stood out the ex footballer culé in an interview to the EFE.

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