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Arsenal to loan World Cup star: Buyout clause still to be...

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia saves the third penalty from Jordan Henderson of England in the penalty shoot out during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Colombia and England at Spartak Stadium on July 3, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/REMOTE/Getty Images)
Arsenal and Besiktas have reached an agreement over the loan of David Ospina for the 2018/19 season, but still need to finalise his buyout clause option.

Arsenal international has not agreed terms to leave

David Ospina has yet to give an answer to Besiktas according to Turkish publication, Sabah.

Besiktas reach 'agreement' with Arsenal World Cup star over summer move

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia saves the third penalty from Jordan Henderson of England in the penalty shoot out during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Colombia and England at Spartak Stadium on July 3, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/REMOTE/Getty Images)
Besiktas have an agreement in place with David Ospina over a summer move, but they still need to agree a fee with Arsenal.

Club president in London over £15m transfer to Arsenal

France v Croatia - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Final
Besiktas president Fikret Orman is currently in London with a number of fellow club officials, as speculation grows of a £15m transfer for Domagoj Vida to Arsenal.

Arsenal want to sign Croatia star who admits Premier League is...

France v Croatia - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Final
Arsenal are trying to sign Domagoj Vida from Besiktas, and are willing to offer a fee as high as €28m, according to reports in Turkey.

Besiktas pull out of Ospina deal for familiar reason

Besiktas have reportedly pulled out of the deal to sign David Ospina as they believe his €5m price tag and wage demands are 'astronomical'.

29-year-old's Arsenal exit now in final stages: Countdown to announcement begins

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia celebrates saving England's second penalty from Jordan Henderson of England during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Colombia and England at Spartak Stadium on July 3, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
David Ospina's move to Besiktas seems to be almost inevitable at this stage, but Arsenal and the Turkish club are still in dispute over his final transfer fee, according to reports in Turkey.

Arsenal accept offer to sell 29-year-old

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia saves the third penalty from Jordan Henderson of England in the penalty shoot out during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Colombia and England at Spartak Stadium on July 3, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/REMOTE/Getty Images)
Arsenal have accepted an offer from Besiktas for the transfer of David Ospina, but are yet to convince the player himself to join, according to reports.

Arsenal demand £7.1m for want-away 29-year-old

Arsenal are reportedly asking for over £7m for goalkeeper David Opsina.

Fulham signing could help Arsenal

Fulham have agreed a deal for Besiktas goalkeeper, Fabri, as the Turkish side turn to David Ospina to replace him.

29-year-old has agreed terms with new club ahead of Arsenal exit

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia celebrates saving England's second penalty from Jordan Henderson of England during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Colombia and England at Spartak Stadium on July 3, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
David Ospina has agreed personal terms with Besiktas over a summer move, according to reports, but Sevilla and Napoli still aren't out of the picture just yet.

Talks cancelled after Arsenal star makes excessive wage demands

BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Jack Wilshere speaks during an England press conference session at St Georges Park on March 20, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
Besiktas have reportedly cancelled talks with Jack Wilshere after the Arsenal man demanded €8m-a-season to sign for them.

Clause allows Arsenal to sign 27-year-old for bargain price

Badou Ndiaye could leave Stoke City for Arsenal this summer, thanks to a relegation clause in his contract, according to reports.

Arsenal-linked 'Jack Wilshere replacement' wants to return to the Premier League

Oguzhan Ozyakup wants to return to the Premier League this summer, rather than moving to one of Besiktas' rivals in Turkey, according to media in the country.

Chelsea scout admits following 25-year-old Arsenal target after January bid

Chelsea scout Eddie Newton tells Turkish media they've followed Besiktas midfielder Oguzhan Özyakup in the past, and he thinks the 25-year-old will suit Arsenal.

Arsenal scouts at Bayern Munich game for Jack Wilshere replacement

Arsenal sent scouts to watch Oguzhan Özyakup as Besiktas played Bayern Munich, according to reports in Turkey.

Club rejects €7m offer from Arsenal for former player

Arsenal made an offer for Oguzhan Özyakup in January, and want to re-sign their former player in the summer if Jack Wilshere leaves, according to reports in Turkey.

Besiktas officials in London amid Welbeck interest

BURNLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Danny Welbeck of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor on November 26, 2017 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
Besiktas officials are reportedly in London amid rumours that they want to sign Danny Welbeck on loan.

Report: 27-year-old's move blocked due to Alexis Sanchez's transfer to Manchester...

BURNLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Danny Welbeck of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor on November 26, 2017 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
Arsene Wenger has reportedly stopped Danny Welbeck from going out on loan to Besiktas this month because Alexis Sanchez's move to Manchester United leaves Arsenal short up front.

Besiktas identify Arsenal 27-year-old as replacement for Cenk Tosun

BURNLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Danny Welbeck of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor on November 26, 2017 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
Besiktas reportedly want to sign Arsenal's Danny Welbeck as a replacement for Cenk Tosun, who joined Everton earlier this month.

Loan with option to buy: Champions League side want another Arsenal...

Besiktas want to sign Olivier Giroud if they sell Negredo to China as rumoured, despite recent links between the Turkish club and Danny Welbeck.

Bad news as yet another Arsenal forward's reps meets with interested...

Besiktas sent officials to meet with Danny Welbeck's agent, as they hope to agree a transfer with Arsenal in January.

'There's no sense in leaving' - Boost for Arsenal as agent...

Olivier Giroud's agent Michael Manuello has ruled out a move to Turkey or China during the January transfer window.

Arsenal 27-year-old lined up to replace striker

Besiktas reportedly scouted Danny Welbeck in Arsenal's recent matches, and the 27-year-old striker is believed to be their main target to replace Cenk Tosun.

Besiktas in town to sell to Everton and buy from Arsenal

Besiktas' president is in England to negotiate a deal for Olivier Giroud after finalising Cenk Tosun's sale to Everton, according to reports.

Talented former midfielder could re-join Arsenal for free in six months

If Arsenal really want to re-sign Oguzhan Ozyakup, all they have to do is wait until the end of the season and they can get the midfielder for free.

Good news for Arsenal as hopes of having 31-year-old in January...

Everton are set to sign Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun after giving up on Olivier Giroud.

Long-time Arsenal target has finally found a new club

Arda Turan is set to join Besiktas in January, after Barcelona told him he could leave the club in the January transfer window.

Bundesliga side join Arsenal in the race for 25-year-old midfielder

Arsenal face competition from Hertha Berlin in their ongoing pursuit of Oguzhan Ozyakup, according to reports.

Besiktas lining up Arsenal 31-year-old as Cenk Tosun's replacement

Olivier Giroud could be a target for Besiktas if the Turkish club lose star forward Cenk Tosun in January.

This is the inconsistent and clumsy midfielder Inter join Arsenal and...

Inter Milan have reportedly joined Arsenal and Besiktas in the chase for Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini, whose contract expires at the end of the season.

Arsenal have competition from Everton for 25-year-old midfielder

Everton are reportedly set to go up against Arsenal for Besiktas midfielder Oğuzhan Özyakup.

This is the former Arsenal player who could re-sign for £9.5m...

Arsenal are considering making a bid for former youth player Oguzhan Ozyakup, according to reports. 

Arsenal plotting £10m bid for Turkish midfielder

Arsenal are once again reportedly plotting to bid £10m for former Gunner, Oguzhan Ozyakup.

Arsenal could offer £20m in January for former player available next...

Arsenal will make a £20m offer for Besiktas midfielder Oguzhan Ozyakup, according to the Daily Sabah.

Besiktas could enter the race for Arsenal 28-year-old

Besiktas have been promised talks with Mesut Ozil, according to reports. The Turkish club could soon enter the race for the playmaker whose contract expires in the summer.

Besiktas try to wriggle out of Arsenal’s 30% Özyakup sell-on clause

Besiktas are trying to get out of paying Arsenal any sell-on fee for former Gunner Oğuzhan Özyakup by letting his current contract expire before they sign him to a new one according to a report.

This is how much Arsenal could receive if Besiktas sell Ozyakup...

Arsenal could reportedly benefit from a sell-on clause for Oğuzhan Özyakup if the former academy star ends up being sold by Besiktas.

Arsenal linked with £9.5m deal for 27-year-old

According to reports in Turkey, Arsenal are looking at Besiktas midfielder Tolgay Arslan.

Arsenal given £2.3m defender boost as Turkish side consider move

Besiktas are interested in signing Mathieu Debuchy, according to reports.

32-year-old Arsenal defender offered £2.3m-a-season by Besiktas

Mathieu Debuchy
Mathieu Debuchy has been offered a deal by Turkish club Besiktas, as he moves closer to an Arsenal exit.

Arsenal hold talks with Besiktas 24-year-old

Besiktas reportedly want to open talks with Arsenal over Oguzhan Ozyakup's sell-on clause, which is currently allegedly set at 30%.

26-year-old turns down Arsenal to join Sevilla

Lille right-back, Sebastien Corchia, has opted to join Sevilla despite interest from Arsenal, Watford and Besiktas.

Agent reveals where £26m Arsenal target will be next season

Arda Turan's agent, Ahmet Bulut, claims that his client is expected to remain at Barcelona next season despite the Catalan giants desperately trying to offload the 30-year-old.

Did Arda Turan give away his next destination with this picture?

Turkish midfielder Arda Turan has sparked transfer speculation by sharing a picture with a Besiktas official.

Arsenal unopposed to sign Barcelona midfielder after Besiktas pull out of...

Arsenal are leading the race to sign Barcelona’s Arda Turan this summer, with Besiktas reportedly withdrawing their interest due to his £26m asking price.

Former Real Madrid midfielder attracting the interest of Besiktas

Turkish champions Besiktas are interested in signing Mesut Ozil and are the only side linked with the German this summer despite his contract having less than a year to run.

Besiktas join Arsenal in the race for £26m midfielder

Besiktas have shown an interest in signing Barcelona midfielder Arda Turan.

Marseille enter race for £17.6m former Arsenal midfielder

Ligue 1 side Marseille are preparing a bid for former Arsenal youngster Oguzhan Ozyakup.

Watford lodge £5m bid for Lille defender, Besiktas and Arsenal also...

Watford have submitted an offer for full-back Sebastien Corchia, a player Arsenal were previously interested in signing.

Could a desire to play in the Champions League see this...

Olivier Giroud would reportedly be interested in joining Turkish champions Besiktas this summer, with Champions League football a deciding factor should he leave Arsenal.

What next for Arsenal's forgotten forward as Brighton and others circle?

It's increasingly likely that Joel Campbell will complete a permanent move away from Arsenal this summer, with a number of interested suitors looking at the Costa Rican as a credible attacking option.

Club president jets in, contacts Arsenal to discuss winger deal

Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April
According to recent developments, Turkish side Besiktas are planning a summer move for Arsenal winger Joel Campbell.

Controversial £10.5m 15-goal Bundesliga star attracts Arsenal interest

According to Italian news outlet Tuttomercatoweb, Arsenal are among a number of clubs interested in Werder Bremen forward Max Kruse.

Roma set to enter race for 24-year-old Arsenal target

Roma are reportedly hoping to use some of the £35m they're expecting to get from Liverpool for Mohamed Salah to sign Arsenal target, Oguzhan Ozyakup from Besiktas.

Why did Ozyakup leave Arsenal in the first place?

Robin van Persie and Ozyakup
With Oguzhan Ozyakup being linked with a return to Arsenal this summer we take a look at why he left in the first place.

West Ham interested in former Arsenal midfielder rated €15m

West Ham are interested in signing former Arsenal midfielder Oguzhan Ozyakup.

Tug-of-war begins for Arsenal forward - not Alexis or Giroud (or...

Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April
According to recent reports, two of Turkey's top sides are interested in a permanent move for Joel Campbell this summer.

Former Arsenal man linked with a return to North London after...

Arsenal are reportedly interested in ex-player Oguzhan Ozyakup, with the Besiktas president and player suggesting a return to North London is possible.

Former Arsenal midfielder admits big ambition as he's linked with return

Oguzhan Ozyakup has revealed that he's aiming to leave Besiktas this summer amid links with a return to his former club, Arsenal.

Mesut Ozil demands £350k to join Turkish side in total nonsense...

Mesut Ozil is apparently demanding £350k-per-week from Turkish side Besiktas after holding a 'secret meeting' over a summer move.

Former Arsenal midfielder attracting interest from the Serie A

Besiktas have rejected AS Roma's offer of €14m for key midfielder Oguzhan Ozyakup, who was previously at Arsenal from 2008 to 2012.

Former Arsenal and Tottenham man finally finds a club

Emmanuel Adebayor
Former Arsenal striker, Emmanuel Adebayor, has signed for Istanbul Basaksehir.

Arsenal linked with move for ex-Gunner, Sevilla also enquire - report

Arsenal have been linked with a move for former Gunner, Oguzhan Ozyakup, recently but it seems that Sevilla have other plans.

Besiktas join battle for Arsenal midfielder after Manchester City deal fails...

If you're keeping track of the number of clubs interested in signing Jack Wilshere on loan this season, you can now add Besiktas to that list.

Arsenal fan hate figure set to join Besiktas on loan -...

Samir Nasri looks poised to complete a two-year loan move to Besiktas.

Former Arsenal man rejects return - report

Former Arsenal midfielder, Oguzhan Ozyakup is reportedly choosing to stay with Besiktas, turning down advances from Milan, Borussia Dortmund, Valencia and even Arsenal.

Arsenal goalkeeper has sudden change of heart

David Ospina has miraculously decided he wants to stay at Arsenal after practically a whole season of claiming he wanted to leave.

Wenger determined to have Colombian international at Arsenal - report

Arsene Wenger is reportedly determined to keep David Ospina at Arsenal next season.

Club president: Arsenal want too much but we want him!

Arsenal are asking £3.3m for David Ospina with officials from Beiktas flying to London for talks over the goalkeeper according to a report from Turkey.

Club president: We want Arsenal goalkeeper but he's too much

Besiktas' president, Fikret Orman, has claimed that although the Turkish club want David Ospina, he might be too expensive.

Turks eye Arsenal defender

Besiktas have become the latest club interested in signing Mathieu Debuchy.

Watch: Arsenal keeper makes brilliant save

David Ospina made a quite brilliant save for his country against Paraguay in the Copa America.

Arsenal close to striking two goalkeeper deals

Arsenal are said to be close to sealing two moves – both away from the club – with David Ospina on the verge of a Besiktas switch and Wojciech Szczesny returning to Roma.

Arsenal move towards keeper deal with Besiktas - report

David Ospina
AS Colombia are reporting that David Ospina is close to a move to Turkish champions, Besiktas who base their reports on those coming out of Turkey.

Chelsea, Liverpool, West Ham among clubs interested in former Arsenal man...

Chelsea, Liverpool and West Ham are just some of the clubs that are reportedly interested in Thomas Vermaelen.

Former Arsenal midfielder scouted by Manchester United interested in Old Trafford...

Scouting former Bayern Munich striker Mario Gomez, now at Besiktas, Manchester United may have stumbled across a more realistic signing. Former Arsenal midfielder Oguzhan Özyakup...

Arsenal man hints at transfer on social media

Is David Ospina heading for the exit door? The Colombian goalkeeper was heavily linked with a move away from Arsenal in the summer, with a...

Wenger to snatch former player and rising talent from Turkey in...

Arsenal are being linked with moves for two of the biggest talents and Turkish club Besiktas. Former Arsenal midfielder Oguzhan Özyakup was sold to the...

Barcelona star thinks Arsenal reject is "top quality"

Turkish midfielder Arda Turan is essentially out of action for the first half of the season. The talented player left Atlético Madrid to sign for...

Europa League club claim talks with Özil's agent are taking place

Not only is Mesut Özil one of Arsenal's very best players, but he also gave one of his best performances in an Arsenal shirt last...

Welbeck linked with Arsenal exit

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal are being heavily linked with a striker this summer, but that would surely see the club having to release one of...

Manager wants to pair Arsenal forward with van Persie

by Lewis Ambrose According to a report in Turkey, the new manager of Besiktas is looking at pairing Joel Campbell and Robin van Persie next...

Arsenal target opens talks - report

With David Ospina taking Wojciech Szczesny's place in goal the position is one where most people think Arsenal can really strengthen this summer.