David Ospina’s Arsenal career is reportedly hanging by a thread after he made a string of mistakes for Colombia during their 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

It’s rare that a goalkeeper alone is so terrible that they’re directly responsible for letting a whole nation down. Enter David Ospina.

The 29-year-old made two errors against Paraguay on Friday, which resulted in Colombia losing 2-1, and then touched in an own goal from an indirect free-kick on Wednesday. His blunder meant that Colombia drew 1-1 against Peru. However, his country still qualify.

His mistake also means that Peru rose above Chile on goal difference alone, putting Peru through to the play-offs but pushing Chile out.

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Ospina was supposed to be leaving Arsenal this summer but Arsene Wenger lost his mind and sold Wojciech Szczesny instead. The Frenchman then convinced the 29-year-old, who was already anxious about his lack of playing time, to stay in north London.

According to the Evening Standard, the Gunners are scouting several goalkeepers.

The shot-stopper has under two years left on his contract with the Gunners, so I can’t see him staying with us for too much longer. However, after seeing his performances for Colombia, it’s hard to imagine any team actually signing Ospina voluntarily.

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