Arsenal are eager to strengthen their midfield choices in the course of the January switch window and are reportedly in superior talks to signal Arthur from Juventus.
Reports in France have advised that ‘precedence’ is to safe a mortgage take care of Juventus for the 25-year-old. The report claims that ‘negotiations are superior’ between Arsenal and Juventus to signal the Brazil worldwide on a brief deal for the rest of the season.
But how does he evaluate to Arsenal’s current midfield choices? We’ve crunched the numbers to discover out.
Note: we haven’t included Elneny due to lack of minutes, however we’ve in contrast Arthur’s Serie A stats in 2021-22 to the corresponding output of Martin Odegaard, Thomas Partey, Albert Sambi Lokonga and Granit Xhaka.

TargetsMartin Odegaard – 4Thomas Partey – 1Albert Sambi Lokonga – 0Arthur – 0Granit Xhaka – 0

AssistsMartin Odegaard – 3Granit Xhaka – 1Arthur – 0Thomas Partey – 0Albert Sambi Lokonga – 0
Minutes per objective or helpMartin Odegaard – 174Granit Xhaka – 828Thomas Partey – 1328Albert Sambi Lokonga – N/AArthur – N/A
Chances created per 90 minutesMartin Odegaard – 2.3Albert Sambi Lokonga – 1.3Arthur – 1.0Granit Xhaka – 0.9Thomas Partey – 0.6

This move from Arthur Melo transecting 8 Sevilla defenders simply screams Xavi! pic.twitter.com/aChK5p0o2B
— Sara 🦋 (@SaraFCBi) May 4, 2020

Successful dribbles per 90 minutes (success charge)Thomas Partey – 1.4 (82%)Arthur – 1.0 (77%)Martin Odegaard – 0.6 (54%)Granit Xhaka – 0.4 (44%)Albert Sambi Lokonga – 0.3 (100%)
Passes per 90 minutes (passing accuracy)Arthur – 64.3 (89.1%)Albert Sambi Lokonga – 60.8 (87.5%)Granit Xhaka – 55.9 (85.8%)Thomas Partey – 52.2 (85.3%)Martin Odegaard – 49.9 (83.2%)

Successful tackles per 90 minutesAlbert Sambi Lokonga – 2.1Arthur – 2.0Granit Xhaka – 1.8Thomas Partey – 1.7Martin Odegaard – 1.4
Shots per 90 minutes (inside penalty space)Thomas Partey – 1.8 (0.3)Albert Sambi Lokonga – 1.6 (0)Martin Odegaard – 1.4 (0.4)Granit Xhaka – 0.9 (0.4)Arthur – 0

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