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Arturo Vidal Biography

Arturo Erasmo Vidal Pardo is a Chilean football player who plays for Juventus and Chile as defensive midfieldr. Although he is a versatile box-to-box midfielder capable of playing in a more attacking role as well. He started his professional career at Colo Colo in 2005, where he scored three goals Colo Colo's Copa Sudamericana 2006 campaign. Vidal's great performances showing caught the eye of scouts from various European clubs and moved to Bayer Leverkusen in the year 2007, unfortunately due to an injury he missed the first game of the season but he made his debut in the way loss against Hamburg in August 2007. After a played great season 2010–11, Vidal signed Serie A club Juventus for €10.5 million on a five-year contract in July 2011 though , he represented Chile at the Under-20 level at the 2007 South American Youth Championship. Although Vidal Pardo helped the team to qualify for the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup, he scored two goals in the tournament.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Arturo Erasmo Vidal Pardo
Nationality Chile
Position Midfielder
Last Club Juventus
Shirt Number 23
Career
Clubs
Juventus Jul 2011 - Jul 2015
FC Bayern München Jul 2015 - Present
Bayer 04 Leverkusen Jul 2007 - Jul 2011
CSD Colo-Colo Jan 2005 - Jun 2007
National
Chile Jan 2007 - Oct 2017
Stats
Clubs
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Juventus
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2014/2015 Serie A 28 7 4 7 0 2087
UEFA Champions League 12 1 0 4 0 1045
Coppa Italia 4 0 1 1 0 371
Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 120
2013/2014 Serie A 32 11 5 8 0 2443
UEFA Champions League 6 5 0 2 0 533
UEFA Europa League 6 2 0 1 0 447
Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
Coppa Italia 1 0 0 1 0 90
2012/2013 Serie A 31 10 8 11 0 2586
UEFA Champions League 9 3 2 3 0 738
Coppa Italia 4 1 0 2 0 316
Super Cup 1 1 1 0 0 120
2011/2012 Serie A 33 7 5 12 1 2637
Coppa Italia 2 0 0 1 0 210
Total 171 48 26 53 1 13833
FC Bayern München
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Bayer 04 Leverkusen
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CSD Colo-Colo
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National
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Chile
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification South America 15 6 0 6 0 1282
2017 Russia Confederations Cup 5 1 1 2 0 480
2016 USA Copa America 5 2 2 3 0 480
2015 Chile Copa America 6 3 1 1 0 526
2014 Brazil WC Qualification South America 11 5 0 1 1 986
World Cup 3 0 0 1 0 235
2011 Argentina Copa America 3 1 0 2 0 270
2010 South Africa WC Qualification South America 11 1 0 3 0 791
World Cup 4 0 0 1 0 307
Total 63 19 4 20 1 5357

Arturo Vidal Latest News & Articles

5 Talking Points from Matchweek 13 of the Bundesliga
5 Talking Points from Matchweek 13 of the Bundesliga
27 goals were scored across nine Bundesliga games, but what were the five talking points?
Reports: Chelsea to sign Bayern Munich star next summer in €45m move
Reports: Chelsea to sign Bayern Munich star next summer in €45m move
The Bundesliga giants are willing to let him go for a cut-price deal
How a 3-0 'win' saw Chile fail to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup
How a 3-0 'win' saw Chile fail to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Chile would have qualified if not for a technicality that eventually brought about their doom
FIFA U17 World Cup 2017: 'Chak De Chile!' is the cry as La Rojitas look to follow the path of their senior counterparts
FIFA U17 World Cup 2017: 'Chak De Chile!' is the cry as La Rojitas look to follow the path of their senior counterparts
Chile feel they are well prepared for a fight in a tough group
Why Swansea City is the last chance saloon for Renato Sanches
Why Swansea City is the last chance saloon for Renato Sanches
Renato Sanches' move to Swansea seems like an odd one, but in reality, it could be the last chance saloon for the youngster
Angry Vidal hints at Chile retirement
Angry Vidal hints at Chile retirement
After Chile were stunned by Paraguay in World Cup qualifying, Arturo Vidal suggested he was nearing international retirement.
Chelsea suffer yet another blow in the transfer market and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 16th August, 2017
Chelsea suffer yet another blow in the transfer market and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 16th August, 2017
A quick look at all the top transfer news of the day.
Reports: AC Milan submit massive €60m bid for Chilean superstar
Reports: AC Milan submit massive €60m bid for Chilean superstar
Milan are in need of a forward and midfielder, and are willing to double salaries
Video: Watch ATK's new signing involved in bizarre card-stealing incident with referee
Video: Watch ATK's new signing involved in bizarre card-stealing incident with referee
Zequinha has quite a history.
Reports: Liverpool interested in signing Bayern Munich superstar 
Reports: Liverpool interested in signing Bayern Munich superstar 
The world-class midfielder could propel Liverpool straight to the top.
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Ceppi gives wake-up call to Guwahati after ticket sales slow down
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Ceppi gives wake-up call to Guwahati after ticket sales slow down
Guwahati will host the likes of France and Japan.
Bundesliga 2017/18: How Bayern Munich could line up this season
Bundesliga 2017/18: How Bayern Munich could line up this season
Bayern Munich have already acquired some big name signings this summer, but how will they line up this season?
Reports: Arturo Vidal agrees personal terms with Inter Milan
Reports: Arturo Vidal agrees personal terms with Inter Milan
The Chilean international reportedly wants a move back to Italy.
Reports: Manchester United interested in €44m Bayern Munich star
Reports: Manchester United interested in €44m Bayern Munich star
Jose Mourinho has to look elsewhere after being denied by Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur
The great Milan diamond and why Carlo Ancelotti will bring it to Bayern Munich
The great Milan diamond and why Carlo Ancelotti will bring it to Bayern Munich
Ancelotti conquered everything with his great Milan side and now seems to be on the verge of reverting to his preferred formation in Munich.
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