Arthur Melo, the talented Brazilian midfielder, has found a new home in Fiorentina after two years of misfortunes in Juventus and Liverpool following his departure from FC Barcelona. At 27 years old, he has secured a prominent place in Vincenzo Italiano’s team, playing as a defensive midfielder, a position that propelled him to international fame when he played for Gremio and led him to Barcelona.
Since his arrival at Fiorentina, Arthur has taken on the difficult task of replacing one of the sensations of the last World Cup, Sofyan Amrabat, and he is succeeding with flying colors. His resurgence has not gone unnoticed in Italy, where the specialized press and his teammates do not spare praise for him. Even the Corriere dello Sport has baptized him as ‘King Arthur’ on a cover.
Last month, his teammates did not stop praising him, and Arthur himself confirms that he is at his best, both physically and mentally. In Serie A, he has participated in eight games, starting in six of them, accumulating 522 minutes on the field and providing an assist. His only yellow card is the only asterisk in his impressive performance.
The Juventus of Turin has its eyes on him, hoping that Arthur will regain his level in Fiorentina, given that they still control his future until June 30, 2026, and would be watching this good level to see if they could earn good money in a future sale. The idea of the Bianconeri is to sell the Brazilian, as he will not be allowed to return to the team as he does not fit into Massimiliano Allegri’s plans. For this reason, his good performance in Fiorentina is a reason for great joy in the Turin team.
Arthur’s resurgence in Fiorentina is a testament to his talent and resilience. He has overcome the setbacks of his previous clubs and has found a place where he can shine once again. His success in Fiorentina has not only caught the attention of Juventus but also the admiration of football fans around the world. As he continues to excel on the field, we can only expect more great things from this talented midfielder.