Arthur lands in Turin for Juventus medical ahead of £72.5m transfer with Pjanic heading to Barcelona
Jun. 28, 2020
ARTHUR has jetted into Turin after completing his £72.5million transfer to Juventus from Barcelona.
The midfielder held a medical at Juve before he ties up the details of his big-money move from LaLiga.
Juventus midfielder Miralem Pjanic is moving the other way for £63m, according to reports in Italy.
A video emerged of Brazilian Arthur, 23, stepping off the plane following his flight from Spain.
The Italians have been chasing the player all summer.
It means Juve boss Maurizio Sarri will no longer be pursuing Chelsea's Jorginho .
Pjanic will complete his medical in Turin before flying to Barcelona to complete his transfer.
Both players have agreed personal terms.
Bosnian Pjanic, 30, had been linked with a summer switch to Chelsea.
The duo will complete their campaigns at Juve and Barca respectively before starting next season at their new clubs.
Barca are trying to save cash after being hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak and subsequent football shutdown .
The two clubs had been wrangling over the fee for Pjanic but it is believed that is now settled.
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