Arthur Melo

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Full Name Arthur Melo
Age 24 Years Old
Nick Name Arthur
Gender Male
Famous As Footballer
Birth Date August 12th, 1996
Birth Place Goiania

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Arthur Melo is a Brazilian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Spanish La Liga club FC Barcelona and the Brazil national team. He is a Boyfriend of Famous Brazilian Model and pop singer Keila Garcia.

Arthur Melo Skillfully Taking The Ball

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Famous for

  • Arthur Melo is a football genius who is best known for his nickname as "The Director". 
  • He is regarded as a visionary player always looking for spaces to pass the ball. 
  • Being gifted with excellent ball-control, he is difficult to dispossess when on the ball; he often utilizes his dribbling skills to great effect, and is known for using a feint known as 'la pelopina'.

Early Life of Arthur Melo

Arthur Melo was born on 12 August 1996 in Goiânia, Brazil as Arthur Henrique Ramos de Oliveira Melo. He is of Brazilian Nationality and South American ethnicity. He is a follower of Roman Catholicism. His father's name is Aílton de Melo and his mother name is Lúcia de Melo. His parents were the operator of the Roman Catholic Household. His father was a hardworking man. He was from a comfortable middle class family. He has a big brother Paulo Henrique. He was a football lover from his childhood and decided to dedicate his whole youth life to football unlike any other career but he also focused on his academic qualifications. Just like most Brazilian footballers had done in their youth, Arthur grew up by playing on the empty street and concrete surfaces. 

Early career of Arthur Melo

  • Arthur started his early football career by joining the junior team of his hometown club Goiás at age of 12. In 2010, after being spotted in a youth tournament, he moved to Grêmio Football Club.
  • 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.

Professional Career of Arthur Melo

  • Arthur started his professional career by playing at the senior team of Grêmio Football Club.
  • On 11 March 2018, Barcelona reached an agreement with Grêmio for the transfer of Arthur.
  • Arthur made his competitive debut in Supercopa de España.
  • He made his league debut on the first league match of the season also registering his first assist for the club
  • On 31 August 2019, Arthur scored his first goal for Barcelona in 2–2 away draw against Osasuna.
  • He also has represented Brazil in under-17 level. He was part of the Brazil under-17 squad selected to play in the 2013 South American Under-17 Football Championship. 
  • 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. In May 2018, he was named in the standby list for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
  • In May 2019, Arthur was included in Brazil's 23-man squad for the 2019 Copa América on home soil.

Awards of Arthur Melo

  • Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Best Newcomer: 2017
  • South American Footballer of the Year: 2017 (3rd place)

Personal Life of Arthur Melo

Arthur Melo With His Girlfriend Keila Garcia

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At the time of writing Arthur is an unmarried man. However He is currently dating Keila Garcia, a Brazilian model. When Arthur Melo started his new life in Barcelona this summer, he was joined by partner Keila García. While the two like to keep their relationship private and out of social media, they did recently post a photo of themselves enjoying dinner with some of Arthur’s Barcelona team-mates. The Brazilian midfielder also has a Catalan girlfriend Pati Santacreu. The Brazilian has made a romantic getaway to Rome with his girlfriend Pati Santacreu, whom Arthur has been dating for some time. The couple has published on their respective social networks and image posing in front of the Colosseum, one of the iconic places of the Italian capital.

Net worth of Arthur Melo

As of 2020, The Net worth of Arthur Melo is $10 Million and has a market value of 70 Million Euros. His annual income is $5,448,256. He has his own house in his home city Goiânia, Brazil which is worth expensive. He currently resides in an apartment in Barcelona, Spain. As being a millionaire He is one of the richest player in the world.

Body Measurement of Arthur Melo

One of the charming personality footballer, Arthur Melo stands at the tall height of five feet seven inch. His body build is athletic and his body weight 73 Kg. His other body measurements will be updated soon once we get information about it. His hair color and eye color, both is black. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. Overall, he has got a healthy body.