Currently injured in the leg, Arthur Melo was the victim of a car accident this Wednesday morning in Turin. Fortunately, more fear than harm for the Juventus player.
The situation becomes more complicated for Arthur Melo. Currently injured due to a calcification problem between the tibia and fibula, the Juventus midfielder was the victim of a car accident this Wednesday morning in Turin, reports Mundo Deportivo. The player was on his way to the Old Lady’s medical center to have his leg checked after his surgery a few months ago. If the material damage on his Ferrari is significant, the former Barcelona was not injured.
According to Tuttosport, he would not be considered directly responsible in this accident.
A liability in Barcelona
This road accident is not the first for Arthur, who had already experienced a mishap in August 2020 when he was still in Barcelona. A few days after the humiliation suffered against Bayern in the quarter-finals of the Champions League (2-8), the Brazilian hit a sidewalk and then a lamppost. The local authorities had lodged a complaint since the environment was under the influence of alcohol (0.55 mg / liter of exhaled air).
A few days later, Arthur left Barça for Juventus, after two sporting seasons. These galleys continued in Italy, since the player has been in trouble with his leg since December 2020. Last July, he was operated on for a problem with calcification between the tibia and the fibula and he should be available only after the truce October international to help Juventus raise the bar at a difficult start to the season.
Currently 18th, Massimiliano Allegri’s men have still not won this season in Serie A and will try to break this bad series this Wednesday against La Spezia (6.30 p.m.), three days after the draw conceded against AC Milan.