Having reached an agreement with Liverpool for Arthur, Juventus also struck a deal with Chelsea for Denis Zakaria, whose transfer became official overnight. Both midfielders moved on loans with great buying options, with Bianconeri Also receive the initial fee.
The Reds paid €4.5 million to own the Brazilian in 2022/2023. They will have the opportunity to buy it for €37.5 million in 2023. Instead, the retirees spent €3 million on the spot to acquire the former Borussia Moenchengladbach star, plus a possible additional €1 million. They will be able to get him for €28m plus €5m bonuses next summer. The old lady had signed him for €8.6m in January.
It has been suggested that the management wanted to trim the midfield before including Leandro Paredes. It has already happened, albeit in an opposite order. The Argentine joined before Arthur and Zacharias left Juventus.
Liverpool covers most of the salary of the former Barcelona midfielder of 7 million euros, Toto Sport reports. according to Goal‘s Romeo Agreste, the Swiss player was offered to Atletico Madrid and Roma in the packages of Alvaro Morata and Nicolo Zaniolo. Fabio Meretti’s prosperity contributed to his exit. Otherwise the Bianconeri He will have eight midfielders to rotate. All parties were satisfied with the deal the blues were going through.
We saw in the ways of Juventus celebrations with Arthur and Zakaria
The writing was on the wall for a long time for the former, who has struggled with injuries and always looked unfit for top-flight football, at least in the way the old lady explains. The latter did not manage to become a staple, but he would have remained if Adrien Rabiot had left. It would be a financial blessing if both were permanently moved, but it is unreasonable.