Arturo Vidal

Born: May 22, 1987 (age 28)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Santiago, Chile
Nationality: Chile Chilean

Position: Midfielder
Team: Juventus (no. 23)
Juventus' Arturo Vidal celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Fiorentina during their Europa League match on March 13, 2014
Career History
Senior2011-Juventus
International2007-Chile
Sports Mole has 606 articles about Arturo Vidal. Articles 1 to 40:
Arturo Vidal of Bayern Munich reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group F match between Arsenal FC and FC Bayern Munchen at Emirates Stadium on October 20, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Arturo Vidal bemoans missed Bayern Munich chances
Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal believes that Atletico Madrid's clinical finishing was the difference between the two sides in their Champions League semi-final.
22:38
Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring for Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semi-final second leg against Bayern Munich on May 3, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid hold off Bayern Munich to reach Champions League final
Atletico Madrid book their place in the final of the Champions League courtesy of an away-goals victory over Bayern Munich.
21:41
Saul Niguez celebrates after giving Atletico Madrid the lead against Bayern Munich in their Champions League semi-final at the Vicente Calderon on April 27, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid hold out for first-leg lead over Bayern Munich
Atletico Madrid frustrate Bayern Munich to gain a 1-0 lead at the halfway stage of their Champions League semi-final tie.
Apr 27, 21:37
General view of Vicente Calderon Stadium pitch and grandstands prior to start of the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real Betis Balompie on October 27, 2013
Preview: Atletico Madrid vs. Bayern Munich
Sports Mole previews the Champions League semi-final first leg between Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich at the Vicente Calderon.
Apr 26, 18:01
Bayern Munich's Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal waves prior to the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs Hamburger SV at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on August 14, 2015
Referee apologises for giving Bayern Munich penalty against Werder Bremen
The referee who awarded Bayern Munich a penalty in their DFB-Pokal semi-final win over Werder Bremen following a dive from Arturo Vidal apologises for his mistake.
Apr 20, 16:48
Arturo Vidal celebrates a goal during the Champions League quarter-final between Benfica and Bayern Munich on April 13, 2016
Result: Bayern Munich ease through to Champions League semi-finals
Bayern Munich book their place in the semi-finals of the Champions League for the fourth season in a row courtesy of a 3-2 aggregate victory over Benfica.
Apr 13, 21:39
Arturo Vidal celebrates a goal during the Champions League quarter-final between Benfica and Bayern Munich on April 13, 2016
Live Commentary: Benfica 2-2 Bayern Munich (Bayern win 3-2 on aggregate) - as it happened
Relive the 2-2 draw between Benfica and Bayern Munich at the Estadio da Luz as Pep Guardiola's side ease into the semi-finals of the Champions League.
Apr 13, 18:44
Arturo Vidal celebrates scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Bayern Munich and Benfica on April 5, 2016
Preview: Benfica vs. Bayern Munich
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg between Benfica and Bayern Munich at the Estadio da Luz.
Apr 12, 15:07
Pep Guardiola follows the game during the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Bayern Munich and Juventus on March 16, 2016
Pep Guardiola "very happy" with Bayern Munich win over Benfica
Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola declares himself "very happy" with his side's 1-0 win over Benfica in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 5, 22:35
Bayern Munich's Austrian defender David Alaba celebrates after scoring the third goal during the UEFA Champions League Group F second-leg football match between FC Bayern Munich and Arsenal FC in Munich, southern Germany, on November 4, 2015
David Alaba content with Bayern Munich win over Benfica
Bayern Munich defender David Alaba insists that his side are content with their 1-0 victory over Benfica in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 5, 22:18
Manuel Neuer in a training session on May 24, 2013.
Manuel Neuer praises Benfica rearguard action
Bayern Munich keeper Manuel Neuer praises the defensive performance of Benfica after they limited his side to a 1-0 first-leg win in the Champions League quarter-finals.
Apr 5, 22:10
Arturo Vidal celebrates scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Bayern Munich and Benfica on April 5, 2016
Result: Arturo Vidal hands Bayern Munich slender first-leg advantage
Bayern Munich are limited to a 1-0 win over Benfica in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final against Benfica.
Apr 5, 21:41
Bayern Munich's French forward Kingsley Coman (L) celebrates scoring the 3-0 with Bayern Munich's Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa (L) and Bayern Munich's Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal during the German first division Bundesliga football match 1 FSV M
Team News: Arturo Vidal, Douglas Costa in for Bayern Munich against Benfica
Arturo Vidal and Douglas Costa return to the Bayern Munich starting lineup for Tuesday night's Champions League quarter-final first leg against Benfica.
Apr 5, 19:12
Arturo Vidal celebrates scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Bayern Munich and Benfica on April 5, 2016
Live Commentary: Bayern Munich 1-0 Benfica - as it happened
Relive Bayern Munich's 1-0 win over Benfica at the Allianz Arena as Arturo Vidal's early goal gives his side a slender first-leg advantage in their quarter-final.
Apr 5, 18:45
Pep Guardiola follows the game during the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Bayern Munich and Juventus on March 16, 2016
Preview: Bayern Munich vs. Benfica
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final first leg between Bayern Munich and Benfica at the Allianz Arena.
Apr 4, 21:49
Arturo Vidal performs a show-stopping number during the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Bayern Munich and Juventus on March 16, 2016
Bayern Munich's Arturo Vidal hints that he could join Chelsea with Antonio Conte
Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal hints that he would consider joining Chelsea with rumoured new manager Antonio Conte.
Mar 18, 18:10
Robert Lewandowski in action during the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Bayern Munich and Juventus on March 16, 2016
Result: Bayern Munich score twice in extra time to seal comeback win over Juventus
Bayern Munich come from a 2-0 deficit to beat Juventus 4-2 in extra time and book a place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
Mar 16, 22:17
Paulo Dybala celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Juventus and Bayern Munich on February 22, 2016
Result: Juventus come from behind to rescue draw with Bayern Munich
Juventus come from behind with two goals in the final 30 minutes to rescue a 2-2 draw against Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash.
Feb 23, 21:39
Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegri smiles during the UEFA Champions League group stage match between Juventus and Manchester City FC at Juventus Arena on November 25, 2015
Preview: Juventus vs. Bayern Munich
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday's Champions League clash between two European giants as Juventus host Bayern Munich in the first leg of the last 16.
Feb 22, 21:57
Arturo Vidal of Bayern Munich reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group F match between Arsenal FC and FC Bayern Munchen at Emirates Stadium on October 20, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Arturo Vidal: 'Pep Guardiola did not tell us he was leaving Bayern Munich'
Arturo Vidal admits that he and his Bayern Munich teammates only learned about Pep Guardiola's departure on television.
Feb 22, 10:04
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski (L) celebrates scoring with Bayern Munich's midfielder Thomas Mueller and Bayern Munich's midfielder Sebastian Rode during the UEFA Champions League football match between Dinamo Zagreb v Bayern Munich at
Match Analysis: Dinamo Zagreb 0-2 Bayern Munich
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the key talking points from Bayern Munich's 2-0 win over Dinamo Zagreb in the Champions League.
Dec 9, 22:19
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski (L) celebrates scoring with Bayern Munich's midfielder Thomas Mueller and Bayern Munich's midfielder Sebastian Rode during the UEFA Champions League football match between Dinamo Zagreb v Bayern Munich at
Result: Robert Lewandowski double gives Bayern Munich victory at Dinamo Zagreb
Two goals from Robert Lewandowski see Bayern Munich ease past Dinamo Zagreb 2-0 in their Champions League clash, as Thomas Muller misses a late penalty for the visitors.
Dec 9, 21:42
Bayern Munich's French midfielder Franck Ribery celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match FC Bayern Munich vs AS Roma in Munich, southern Germany, on November 5, 2014
Team News: Franck Ribery starts for Bayern Munich at Dinamo Zagreb
Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola changes five for his side's Champions League clash against Dinamo Zagreb, as Franck Ribery makes his first start of the season.
Dec 9, 18:59
Bayern Munich's midfielder Joshua Kimmich (L) vies with Dinamo Zagreb's Portuguese defender Ivo Pinto during the UEFA Champions League football match between Dinamo Zagreb v Bayern Munich at the Maksimir stadium in Zagreb on December 9, 2015.
Live Commentary: Dinamo Zagreb 0-2 Bayern Munich - as it happened
Look back on how Bayern Munich recorded a 2-0 win over Dinamo Zagreb with Sports Mole's text commentary.
Dec 9, 18:44
Monchengladbach's Swedish defender Oscar Wendt celebrates during the German first division Bundesliga football match Monchengladbach vs Bayern Munich in Monchengladbach on December 5, 2015
Result: Borussia Monchengladbach condemn Bayern Munich to first defeat
Borussia Monchengladbach score three goals in 14 second-half minutes to claim a 3-1 victory over Bayern Munich, who lose in the Bundesliga for the first time this season.
Dec 5, 16:28
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski (L) and Berlin's Norwegian midfielder Per Cijan Skjelbred vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs Hertha Berlin in Munich, southern Germany, on Novem
Result: Bayern Munich move 11 points clear at Bundesliga summit
Bayern Munich beat Hertha Berlin 2-0 to move 11 points clear at the top of the Bundesliga.
Nov 28, 16:19
Kevin de Bruyne of Manchester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mate Sergio Aguero during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United at Etihad Stadium on September 19, 2015
Five Premier League players on UEFA Team of the Year shortlist
The Premier League has five players on the UEFA Team of the Year shortlist, while Barcelona have eight nominees.
Nov 25, 21:02
Bayern Munich's Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa (R) and Stuttgart's midfielder Christian Gentner vie for the ball during the German first division football Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and VfB Stuttgart on November 7, 2015, 2015 in Munich,
Result: Bayern Munich thrash poor Stuttgart
Bayern Munich score four times in the first half to beat Stuttgart 4-0.
Nov 7, 16:22
Bayern Munich's Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa (R) and Stuttgart's midfielder Christian Gentner vie for the ball during the German first division football Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and VfB Stuttgart on November 7, 2015, 2015 in Munich,
Half-Time Report: Four-goal Bayern Munich blow Stuttgart away
Bayern Munich score four times to put the game beyond Stuttgart at half time.
Nov 7, 15:21
Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben applauds as he arrives for the warm up the German first division football Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Cologne on October 24, 2015
Team News: Arjen Robben returns to Bayern Munich starting XI
Arjen Robben returns to the Bayern Munich starting XI for their Bundesliga clash with Stuttgart.
Nov 7, 13:34
Arsenal's French defender Mathieu Debuchy controls the ball during the UEFA Champions League qualifying round play-off second-leg football match between Arsenal and Besiktas' at the Emirates Stadium in London on August 27, 2014
Team News: Mathieu Debuchy, Gabriel Paulista return for Arsenal, Bayern make three changes
Defenders Mathieu Debuchy and Gabriel Paulista return to the starting XI for Arsenal's Champions League clash with Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena.
Nov 4, 18:56
Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger (2L) reacts as his players celebrate Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil goal during the UEFA Champions League football match between Arsenal and Bayern Munich at the Emirates Stadium in London, on October 20, 201
Arturo Vidal: Arsenal to see the "real" Bayern Munich
Arturo Vidal warns Arsenal to expect a much-improved Bayern Munich ahead of the Gunners' Champions League visit to the Allianz Arena.
Nov 1, 23:23
Arturo Vidal of Bayern Munich reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group F match between Arsenal FC and FC Bayern Munchen at Emirates Stadium on October 20, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Arturo Vidal positive despite Eintracht Frankfurt stalemate
Arturo Vidal claims that it was "almost impossible" for Bayern Munich to find a breakthrough in their goalless draw with Eintracht Frankfurt.
Oct 31, 14:23
Bayern Munich's defender Philipp Lahm (C) and Frankfurt's Serbian defender Aleksandar Ignjovski (L) vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match Eintracht Frankfurt vs FC Bayern Munich in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany,
Result: Bayern Munich held by resilient Eintracht Frankfurt
Bayern Munich's winning run in Bundesliga ends at 10 games as Eintracht Frankfurt hold the leaders to a goalless draw.
Oct 30, 21:26
Bayern Munich's Spanish headcoach Pep Guardiola reacts during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs Hamburger SV at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on August 14, 2015
Half-Time Report: Eintracht Frankfurt holding Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich fail to make a breakthrough despite dominating a goalless first half against Eintracht Frankfurt.
Oct 30, 20:20
Juventus' French midfielder Paul Pogba celebrates after scoring a goal during the Italian Serie A football match between Genoa and Juventus on September 20, 2015
Mino Raiola: 'Juventus turned down three Paul Pogba offers'
Football agent Mino Raiola reveals that Juventus turned down three offers for his client Paul Pogba in the summer.
Oct 28, 22:13
Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben celebrates scoring during the German first division football Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Cologne on October 24, 2015
Result: Bayern Munich continue winning run in Bundesliga with victory over FC Koln
Bayern Munich continue their winning run in the Bundesliga by putting four goals past travelling FC Koln at the Allianz Arena.
Oct 24, 16:20
Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben applauds as he arrives for the warm up the German first division football Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Cologne on October 24, 2015
Half-Time Report: Returning Arjen Robben helps put Bayern Munich ahead at the break
Bayern Munich hold a 2-0 half-time advantage over visitors Koln in the Bundesliga, as Arjen Robben marks his return from injury with a first-half goal at the Allianz Arena.
Oct 24, 15:18
Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben applauds as he arrives for the warm up the German first division football Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Cologne on October 24, 2015
Team News: Arjen Robben makes Bayern Munich return against FC Koln
Bayern Munich welcome back Dutch winger Arjen Robben to their starting XI as they prepare to host FC Koln in the Bundesliga.
Oct 24, 13:34
Arsenal's French striker Olivier Giroud (R) celebrates scoring his team's first goal with Arsenal's Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez during the UEFA Champions League football match between Arsenal and Bayern Munich at the Emirates Stadium in London, on Octo
Match Analysis: Arsenal 2-0 Bayern Munich
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Arsenal's 2-0 victory over Bayern Munich at the Emirates Stadium.
Oct 20, 22:25
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