Arturo Calabresi

Squad No. 16
Date of Birth March 17, 1996
Age 26
Height 186cm
Position Defender
Birthplace Roma
Previous Clubs Bologna

Arturo Calabresi (17 March 1996) is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Serie A club Cagliari on loan from Bologna.

Calabresi is a product of A.S. Roma’s youth academy where he played since 2007. On 24 July 2014, Calabresi made his unofficial debut for Roma in a friendly match, as a substitute replacing Ashley Cole in the 62nd minute of a 1–0 win over Liverpool.

Loan to Livorno
In the summer of 2015 he was loaned to Livorno in Serie B on a 6-month loan deal. On 8 August, Calabresi made his debut for Livorno as a substitute replacing Federico Ceccherini in the 66th minute of the second round of Coppa Italia in a match won 2–0, after extra-time, against Ancona. On 16 August he played in the third round of Coppa Italia, where he was replaced by Federico Ceccherini in the 104th minute of a match lost 2–0, after extra-time, against Carpi. Calabresi made his Serie B debut on 12 September in a 2–1 away win over Como. On 18 September he scored his first professional goal in the 68th minute of a 3–1 home win over Brescia. Calabresi finished his loan at Livorno with 12 appearances and 1 goal.

Loan to Brescia
At mid season, during the January 2016 transfer window, Calabresi was sent on loan again, this time to Brescia in Serie B on an 18-month loan deal, with an option to buy. On 6 February, Calabresi made his debut for Brescia in Serie B in a 2–1 away defeat against Pro Vercelli. On 11 April he scored his first goal for Brescia in the 94th minute of a 2–2 home draw against Perugia. On 9 May he received a red card in the 66th minute of a 2–1 away defeat against Spezia. Calabresi ended his second part of the season with Brescia with 14 appearances, 1 goal and 1 assist.

Calabresi played his first match of the season on 7 August in the second round of Coppa Italia in a 2–0 home defeat against Pisa. On 27 August he played his first Serie B match of the season, a 1–1 away draw against Avellino. On 21 January 2017, he was sent off for two yellow cards in the 65th minute of a 2–0 home defeat against Avellino. Calabresi ended his loan with Brescia with 31 appearances, in total he made 44 appearances, 1 goal and 1 assist for Brescia.

Loan to Spezia and Foggia
On 7 July 2018, Calabresi was signed by Serie B side Spezia on a season-long loan deal. On 19 September he made his debut for Spezia as a substitute replacing Luca Vignali in the 60th minute of a 1–0 home win against Novara. On 23 September, Calabresi played his first match as a starter, a 2–0 away defeat against Salernitana. In January 2018, Calabresi was re-called to Roma leaving Spezia with only 2 appearances.

On 23 January 2018, he moved to Serie B club Foggia on a six-month loan deal.

On 21 June 2018, Bologna confirmed the signing of Calabresi from Roma for an undisclosed fee.

Loan to Cagliari
On 22 January 2021 he joined Cagliari on loan.