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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.

Unai Emery confirms the 3 players still likely to leave this...

Unai Emery has named Carl Jenkinson, David Ospina and Joel Campbell as the three players that could leave this month, with the rest set to stay on at the Emirates.

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.

Arsenal reject initial offer for 29-year-old: Another bid expected imminently

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia looks dejected following his sides defeat in 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 Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
Arsenal have rejected a loan offer from Napoli for David Ospina, but the Italian side are expected to come back with another bid before the end of the window.

Arsenal star admits it's time for a new challenge

David Ospina admits it’s ‘time for something new’ as the Colombian gets ready for life away from Arsenal.

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'.

How Arsenal will line up in goal at all levels after...

Arsenal have gone through a number of changes in goal over the summer, but assuming there aren't any more, how will Arsenal line up at all levels next season?

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.

Love Arsenal? News & gossip featuring secret friendlies, Ozil & more

Here is a round-up of what the papers are saying about Arsenal this morning along with other bits and pieces I've found that I think you might be interested in.

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.

Arsenal fan favourite at risk and 7 loans considered

England's forward Danny Welbeck is interviewed in Repino on July 1, 2018, ahead of the team's Russia 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match against Colombia. (Photo by PAUL ELLIS / AFP)
Danny Welbeck is the biggest name at risk of being sold from Arsenal this summer as the club turn to trimming the squad after bringing in key reinforcements.

Rated: Arsenal's 10 players in this summer's World Cup

KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 22: Granit Xhaka of Switzerland celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Serbia and Switzerland at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 22, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
This summer, Arsenal had 10 players participating in the World Cup, if you include new signing Lucas Torreira, so let's take a look at how they all got on.

One Arsenal star rejects Serie A club: Now they're back for...

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)
After Petr Čech turned them down, Napoli are returning to Arsenal over a move for another of their goalkeepers, David Ospina, according to reports in Italy.

Unai Emery confirms 2 goalkeepers will leave this summer

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)
Unai Emery has confirmed that Arsenal plan to cut the number of first-team goalkeepers down to three, meaning two of the current squad will have to leave.

Arsenal star’s agent confirms player is looking for options elsewhere

David Ospina’s agent has given the clearest sign yet that his client will be leaving Arsenal this summer.

Arsenal left with just 2 things to do in this window

France's forward Antoine Griezmann (L) vies with Uruguay's midfielder Lucas Torreira during the Russia 2018 World Cup quarter-final football match between Uruguay and France at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on July 6, 2018. (Photo by Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP)
With the signing of Lucas Torreira, Arsenal will finish their senior team recruitment however they will also look to bring in a youth player before the window closes.

Arsenal ‘reach agreement’ with Boca Juniors for transfer of 29-year-old

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)
Arsenal and Boca Juniors have reached an agreement for the transfer of David Ospina according to a report from South America.

Arsenal 'on track' to sell World Cup star this summer

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's negotiations to sell David Ospina to Argentine side Boca Juniors are 'on track', according to reports in the country.

Arsenal set to sell 29-year-old after receiving official enquiry

Arsenal are set to let David Ospina go this summer, after receiving an enquiry from Mexican side Tigres UANL, according to reports in Italy.

Inside Arsenal’s star’s new luxurious Miami apartment as exit looms

David Ospina has purchased a luxurious apartment in the Paramount Miami Worldcenter residential complex as he continues to be linked with a summer exit from Arsenal.

Ospina speaks out over Leno signing as Arsenal prepare for transfer...

David Ospina insists he's focusing on the World Cup, despite growing speculation surrounding his future as a result of Arsenal signing Bernd Leno.

Agent spotted negotiating exit deal for Arsenal star

David Ospina's agent was spotted negotiating the transfer of his client to Fenerbahce, according to reports from Turkey.

Assessed: Arsenal's 9 players at the World Cup after 1 round...

On Tuesday afternoon the first round of World Cup matches drew to a close, so let's take a look at how the Arsenal players are getting on at the tournament so far.

Agent offers Arsenal star out to foreign clubs with exit looking...

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14: David Ospina of Arsenal celebrates after Hector Bellerin of Arsenal scored the 3rd arsenal goal during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and 1. FC Koeln at Emirates Stadium on September 14, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
David Ospina's agent has offered him out to Fenerbahce, as a summer exit looks increasingly likely for the Colombian.

Mexican side could help Arsenal land £20m-star & £26m deal imminent

WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - MARCH 03: Goalkeeper Bernd Leno of Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Volkswagen Arena on March 3, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Kern/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Arsenal are still in talks with Bayer Leverkusen over the transfer of Bernd Leno which would see the Gunners have to shell out at least £20m for the shotstopper.

Club director travels to England to wrap up transfer of Arsenal...

Fenerbahce's new sporting director Damien Comolli is reportedly set to travel to England to hold talks with Arsenal over David Ospina, with the Colombian preparing to leave the club.

Tigres want Arsenal man as replacement for departing star

Mexican club Tigres want to sign David Ospina, as their current first-choice goalkeeper edges closer to an exit, according to reports in Argentina.

'Captain's performance', 'He was always a threat': Player Ratings v Huddersfield...

Arsenal gave Arsene Wenger one final win as a send off on Sunday afternoon, with a 1-0 victory over Huddersfield Town.

Goalkeeper's agent confirms he 'cancelled' negotiations with Napoli but Arsenal remain...

LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY - MARCH 10: Bernd Leno #1 of Bayer Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Borussia Moenchengladbach at BayArena on March 10, 2018 in Leverkusen, Germany. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Bernd Leno has turned down a move to Napoli this summer, as Arsenal remain in talks for the German goalkeeper, according to reports in the country.

Arsenal plan to replace entire back-five this summer

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 26: Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal looks at the UEFA Europa League Semi final match between Arsenal FC and Atletico Madrid at Emirates Stadium on April 26, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote / Getty Images)
Arsenal are planning a complete defensive overhaul this summer, with every member of the back-five under threat, according to reports.

'A really poor performance from him': Player ratings v Atletico Madrid

Arsenal fell disappointingly short on Thursday night in Madrid, failing to match the away goal Atletico scored in North London and ending up on the end of a 1-0 defeat.

Injured duo to return: Predicted XI v Atletico Madrid

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 29: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides first goal with Granit Xhaka of Arsenal and Alex Iwobi of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on April 29, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Arsenal face Atletico Madrid in Spain on Thursday, in arguably the biggest game of the season for Arsene Wenger's side.

Huge boost for Arsenal as 3 injured players return to training

Arsenal have received a double injury boost ahead of their match against Atletico Madrid on Thursday, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Alex Iwobi both returning to training.

This Arsenal problem has no easy fix

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: A dejected looking Petr Cech of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at Amex Stadium on March 4, 2018 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
The need for a new number one next season is growing by the game. But who could we get?

Arsene Wenger admits triple injury concern ahead of Atletico Madrid clash

Arsene Wenger told his post-Manchester United press conference that the team have a few new injury worries after the trip to Old Trafford.

'What a debut', 'He didn't inspire confidence': Player ratings v Manchester...

Arsenal lost 2-1 to Manchester United on Sunday, but the very young and inexperienced team can mostly hold their heads high after a fighting performance.

'His form is becoming a concern': Player ratings v West Ham

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Arsenal kept their impressive win going with a 4-1 win in what we discovered on Friday would be Arsene Wenger's final London derby, against West Ham.

Star midfield duo to return: Predicted XI v West Ham United

Arsenal face West Ham United at home on Sunday, as the world reels from the news that it will be Arsene Wenger's penultimate Premier League match in North London.

Arsenal get double injury boost ahead of West Ham and Atletico...

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 10: Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshere of Arsenal celebrate their win during the FA Community Shield match between Manchester City and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 10, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshere will return to full training this week ahead of Arsenal’s upcoming games against West Ham and Atletico Madrid.

Massive blow for Arsenal new boy

Arsenal will be without David Ospina and Henrikh Mkhitaryan for their game against Southampton on Sunday after the pair picked up injuries.

Journalist claims Arsenal starter dropped not injured

David Ospina was dropped rather than injured ahead of Arsenal’s Europa League clash against CSKA according to a report in today’s Daily Mil.

Reliable reports: Arsenal starter to be dropped for CSKA clash

A number of media outlets are reporting this morning that Arsene Wenger will do the sensible thing and opt for Petr Cech against CSKA Moscow rather than his cup keeper David Ospina.

Arsene Wenger needs to drop this Europa League starter on Thursday

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Ramadan Sobhi of Stoke City and David Ospina of Arsenal challenge for the ball during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
When David Ospina was named in the starting lineup in the Premier League game against Stoke at the weekend my first instinct was that he had been dropped from the Europa League as Wenger got serious about the competition.

Arsenal can buy Sven Mislintat key target for €25m before 30...

WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - MARCH 03: Goalkeeper Bernd Leno of Leverkusen looks on during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Volkswagen Arena on March 3, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Kern/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Arsenal can reportedly buy Bernd Leno for just €25m providing they seal the deal before the end of April.

Arsenal senior player admits frustration with Arsene Wenger selection policy

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Petr Cech of Arsenal celebrates after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. Petr Cech of Arsenal reached his 200th clean sheet. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Petr Cech has admitted he is frustrated with Arsene Wenger’s preference for rotating his goalkeepers and picking David Ospina for cup games, a sentiment I think we all share to some degree.

Comprehensive fixture list for Arsenal players this international break

It's time for another international break and two weeks away from club football, so to help you cope here's the fixture list for all the Arsenal players called up.

Under-fire midfielder surprises fans with excellent performance: Arsenal player ratings v...

Arsenal overcame a brief comeback scare to ease past AC Milan with a 3-1 win in the second leg of their last-16 Europa League tie on Thursday.

Assessed: The 4 signings Sven Mislintat wants to make for Arsenal

Sven Mislintat, formerly of Borussia Dortmund, has become Arsenal's new Head of Recruitment.
Sven Mislintat wants Arsenal to sign players in four different positions this summer, according to reports, in what is shaping up to be a significantly busier window than last year.

4 of the weirdest decisions Arsenal made this season

When Arsenal tied Arsene Wenger down to another two-year extension at the end of last season, fans thought the decision pretty weird considering the state of the club, but little did we know this was only the beginning.

4 positions Arsenal MUST strengthen urgently

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 25: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal talks to Calum Chambers and Granit Xhaka of Arsenal during the Carabao Cup Final between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on February 25, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
It's fairly clear right now that Arsenal's squad is far from perfect, but which positions in particular do the club need to look at in the summer?

7 biggest problems Arsenal have

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at Amex Stadium on March 4, 2018 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Arsenal have a lot of problems right now and if some aren't dealt with soon, they could have massive repercussions going forward.

He made everyone around him better: Arsenal player ratings v Milan

Arsenal finally ended their losing streak with a top team performance away at the San Siro, beating Milan 2-0 on the night.

9 questions Arsenal fans are asking before AC Milan

AC Milan's Brazilian forward Robinho celebrates after scoring with AC Milan's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match AC Milan vs Arsenal at San Siro stadium on February 15, 2012 in Milan. AFP PHOTO / GIUSEPPE CACACE
Arsenal travel to Italy for their Europa League first leg tie against AC Milan and it's hard to find anyone feeling optimistic, or that bothered. Ahead of the game, I imagined some questions fans might be asking and tried to answer them.

Arsenal identify €25m replacement for senior man

Arsenal have shown an interest in Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno, who has a release clause of €25m, according to reports in Germany.

16 players who should or could leave Arsenal this summer

Brighton's Dutch midfielder Davy Propper (L) vies with Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on March 4, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Glyn KIRK /
Arsenal need more than a change of manager, they need to completely revamp their playing squad as well.

Why Arsenal haven't offloaded blunder-prone 29-year-old despite fan fury

After Sergio Aguero chipped David Ospina during Manchester City's 3-0 Carabao Cup win on Sunday, Arsenal fans were once again left thinking: How does...

Arsenal international hints at exit after shambolic display v Manchester City...

David Ospina has hinted that he could be leaving Arsenal in the summer.

Picking out the worst performers: Arsenal ratings v Manchester City

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 25: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal talks to Calum Chambers and Granit Xhaka of Arsenal during the Carabao Cup Final between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on February 25, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Arsenal slumped to a humiliating League Cup final defeat on Sunday, losing 3-0 to Manchester City, and there was hardly a single positive individual performance of note.

Defensive blunders, dramatic Pep Guardiola & ‘Aguerooo!’: 23 things Arsenal fans...

After Arsenal lost 2-1 at home to Östersunds FK on Thursday night, it's probably fair to say that Gooners aren't expecting much from the Carabao Cup final against Manchester City on Sunday.

Playing this blunder-prone star against Manchester City not the 'gamble' suggested

James Olley wrote in the Evening Standard thaJames Olley wrote in the Evening Standard that starting David Ospina in the League Cup final is a 'gamble' that isn't 'worth the risk', but is he being unfair on the keeper? t starting David Ospina in the League Cup final is a 'gamble' that's isn't 'worth the risk', but is he being unfair on the keeper?

He pointed at others to do it instead: Brutal Arsenal player...

Arsenal suffered a poor 2-1 defeat to Östersunds FK on Thursday night, which was disappointing despite the aggregate result putting the club in the next round.

Arsenal fans desperate for unlikely star to get starting spot

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14: David Ospina of Arsenal celebrates after Hector Bellerin of Arsenal scored the 3rd arsenal goal during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and 1. FC Koeln at Emirates Stadium on September 14, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
Arsenal fans have spoken and it seems that most of you want David Ospina to take over from Petr Cech as no.1.

2 surprise starts: Arsenal Predicted 4-3-3 line up vs Östersunds FK

Arsenal play Östersunds FK in the second leg of their round-of-32 tie on Thursday night, and with a cup final at the weekend, you can expect changes to the starting lineup.

3 unlikely Arsenal stars recognised by UEFA for outstanding performances, Mesut...

Despite having a great match against Östersunds FK on Thursday night, Mesut Ozil hasn't been chosen by UEFA for their Europa League team of the week.

'A million times better!': Arsenal fans go crazy for unlikely hero...

An Arsenal goalkeeper did the unthinkable against Östersunds FK on Thursday night: they saved a penalty.

He's too risky: Arsenal player ratings v Östersund as surprising star...

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14: David Ospina of Arsenal celebrates after Hector Bellerin of Arsenal scored the 3rd arsenal goal during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and 1. FC Koeln at Emirates Stadium on September 14, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
Arsenal put in a professional display to win 3-0 away in Östersund on Thursday night. Although the team never really hit top gear, a couple of individual performances shone through.

Iwobi dropped: Predicted Arsenal 4-3-3 for huge Tottenham game

After last week's emphatic win against Everton, Arsenal will want to keep the good feelings going with a similar starting XI in the North London derby on Saturday.

Cech or Ospina: Who would be worse for Arsenal against Tottenham?

SWANSEA, WALES - JANUARY 30: Petr Cech of Arsenal reacts after Jordan Ayew of Swansea City (not pictured) scored his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Arsenal at Liberty Stadium on January 30, 2018 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Arsenal may have to call upon David Ospina when they play Tottenham on Saturday, but would he really be any worse than Petr Cech at the moment?

Double boost for Tottenham as key Arsenal man still doubtful

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Petr Cech of Arsenal walks off injured during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Petr Cech remains an injury doubt for Arsenal, while Tottenham can call upon Toby Alderweireld and new signing Lucas Moura for Saturday's North London derby.

Massive Arsenal blow as senior player set to miss out on...

Petr Cech is expected to miss the North London Derby on Saturday afternoon, which is concerning.

Monreal is Arsenal’s hero again as Elneny underwhelms: Player ratings vs...

Granit Xhaka's winner against Chelsea saw Arsenal book their place in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley, with Nacho Monreal delivering a man-of-the-match performance.

Great saves against brilliant sides: Arsenal’s top 5 saves of 2017

Arsenal put together a video to celebrate some of the best saves of the year from their first-team goalkeepers, so let's a look at each of them.

Goalkeeper, midfielder and forward make up Arsenal's top-three worst players of...

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14: David Ospina of Arsenal celebrates after Hector Bellerin of Arsenal scored the 3rd arsenal goal during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and 1. FC Koeln at Emirates Stadium on September 14, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
It's that time of year again when we reflect on the best and worst of Arsenal. And let's face it, the 'worst' column is the longest.

4 players Arsenal would be better without

Arsene Wenger may want to keep his squad together, but there are some players that need to leave as soon as possible.

Finding solutions to Arsenal's terrible goalkeeping situation

The need for a new number one next season is growing by the game. But who could we get?

Arsenal could lose their goalkeeper in January

Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina could be a target for Belgian side Club Brugge, who are looking to make the Colombian international first-choice between the sticks this season.

David Ospina names the six goalkeepers he studies and send a...

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14: David Ospina of Arsenal celebrates after Hector Bellerin of Arsenal scored the 3rd arsenal goal during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and 1. FC Koeln at Emirates Stadium on September 14, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
David Ospina has spoken about the influences on his goalkeeping style, the pressures of being a keeper and why he loves being between the sticks so much.

Predicted Arsenal 3-4-3 line-up v BATE Borisov: Wilshere and Walcott in

Arsenal are likely to rotate heavily for their match against BATE Borisov on Thursday, with Southampton to come at the weekend. Jack Wilshere and Theo Walcott will start.

Who will Arsenal players face at the World Cup next summer?

After the World Cup draw took place earlier this afternoon, we're looking at who the Arsenal players will face at the competition next summer.

Deportivo want two Arsenal players on permanent deals next summer

Deportivo la Coruna are looking to buy both David Ospina and Lucas Perez permanently next summer, according to reports in Spain.

Experience or youth? Arsene Wenger drops a big hint how team...

Arsene Wenger says we'll see a more experienced team play against Cologne in tonight's Europa League clash.

Blow for Arsenal as 28-year-old is a doubt ahead of tonight's...

Theo Walcott could miss tonight's Europa League meeting with FC Cologne game due to illness.

11 changes: Predicted Arsenal 3-4-3 lineup v FC Köln

Arsenal travel to the RheinEnergieStadion to face German side FC Köln in the Europa League, knowing a draw will ensure of their place in the last-32 as group-winners.

Arsenal could reportedly lose 29-year-old in January

David Ospina could make a return to Atletico Nacional on loan in January, in order to cement his place in Colombia's World Cup squad.

Arsenal have offered this 29-year-old first-team player the chance to leave...

David Ospina has been offered the chance to leave Arsenal in January, to allow him to keep his place in the Colombia World Cup squad ahead of next summer's tournament.

Here's the latest Arsenal player enduring a horrific loan spell this...

Emi Martinez has played just once for Getafe this season, having joined the La Liga side on loan in the summer. Things haven't gone to plan.

Double injury blow for Arsenal ahead of Red Star Belgradegame

Arsene Wenger has delivered the latest team news ahead of Arsenal's Europa League clash against Red Star Belgrade on Thursday night.

Double injury boost for Arsenal ahead of Red Star game

Arsenal are set to see Chambers and Ospina return to the fold in time for Thursday's match against Belgrade.

Arsenal welcome back two players ahead of Sunday’s clash with Swansea

Arsene Wenger has revealed goalkeeper David Ospina and defender Calum Chambers have returned ahead of Saturday’s Premier League meeting with Swansea City.

10 Arsenal youth players in contention to face Norwich

Arsenal's first-team trained today ahead of Tuesday's League Cup match against Norwich, with a number of youth prospects involved.

Why do Arsenal concede so many penalties?

Arsenal have conceded the most Premier League penalties since the beginning of the 2016/17 season after Troy Deeney's spot-kick for Watford found the back of the net, but why?

Why selling this player paved the way for Arsenal's spineless performances

I can't help but believe that Wojciech Szczesny signing for Juventus in the summer had a knock-on affect for the rest of the squad.

These are the positions Arsenal need to strengthen in January

Arsenal's indifferent start to the season makes them seem they aren't set up for success and may need to improve the squad in the winter transfer window. But what do they need?

Arsene Wenger confirms three players will return for Everton clash

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Aaron Ramsey, Alexis Sanchez and Laurent Koscielny will be alright to face Everton in the Premier League on Sunday.

This Arsenal player's career is hanging by a thread

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14: David Ospina of Arsenal celebrates after Hector Bellerin of Arsenal scored the 3rd arsenal goal during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and 1. FC Koeln at Emirates Stadium on September 14, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
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.

Video: This is how David Ospina killed Alexis Sanchez's World Cup...

David Ospina had his part to play in a dramatic end to World Cup qualifying in South America, resulting in Arsenal teammate Alexis Sanchez missing out.

Arsenal's internationals: Alexis' Chile eliminated, Giroud enters France record books

There'll be no World Cup for Alexis Sanchez's Chile side, while Olivier Giroud became France's seventh all-time highest goalscorer.

Video: Alexis saves Chile but double Ospina blunder embarrasses Arsenal man

Alexis Sanchez and David Ospina both played key parts in their countries' matches on Friday night, for different reasons.

These twelve Arsenal players have been called up for international duty

In total, twelve Arsenal first-team players have been called up to represent their countries over the international break.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s record-breaking September

Now that the September matches have drawn to a close, we're taking a look back at the month and what we can learn from it.

Arsenal on international duty: Who, when and where?

Shkodran Mustafi
After Arsenal's match against Brighton the international break is underway again, just a few weeks after the last one ended. So which Arsenal players are involved, and when?

Arsenal open talks with duo as 7 others wait

Arsenal's Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey jumps over the save from Chelsea's Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge in London on September 17, 2017. (GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)
Arsenal are apparently set to open talks with Danny Welbeck and Aaron Ramsey over new contracts.

Pundit slams Arsenal keeper for Cologne goal

John Hartson has slammed David Ospina for his role in Jhon Cordoba's goal for Cologne.

Arsenal name these 42 players in this season's squad for the...

Alexis Sanchez has been named in Arsenal's Europa League squad for this season, along with 41 other players.

International round-up: Arsenal trio feature for France, Welbeck scores for England,...

Three Arsenal players featured for France in their stalemate with Luxembourg, while Danny Welbeck scored for England and Mesut Ozil impressed with Germany.

Arsenal international round up: 1 injury, Asano scores, Giroud and Kolašinac...

In the first set of World Cup qualifiers this International break, Arsenal had nine players involved for their country, across seven teams.

Wenger said he did this to convice 28-year-old to stay at...

Arsene Wenger has admitted it was difficult to convince David Ospina to stay at Arsenal.

Ospina happy to stay despite saying he wants to play –...

David Ospina
With David Ospina suddenly changing his mind over leaving Arsenal this summer, it stands to reason that the Gunners have made him a promise. Ospina...

Pictures: Behind the scenes at Arsenal’s photocall

On Wednesday, the Arsenal squad took part in their official photocall.

Martinez vows to fight Cech for a starting place

Emi Martinez is hoping to challenge for Petr Cech's spot as Arsenal number one keeper after he returns from his loan at Getafe.

Pedro back in training after Ospina punch to the face

Chelsea forward Pedro Rodriguez has returned to training in a facial mask, weeks after getting clattered by Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina in a pre-season friendly.

Arsenal players refusing pay-cuts to join new sides

Kieran Gibbs
Arsenal’s attempted summer clear-out has been hampered by their players refusing to accept less money elsewhere.

Ospina: ‘I will fight to the end for Arsenal place’

David Ospina
David Ospina has delivered the news most Gooners have been dreading: he's staying to fight for his place at Arsenal.

Pedro suffers ‘multiple fractures’ after Ospina collision

Chelsea winger Pedro suffered 'multiple fractures' after his collision with David Ospina.

Chelsea man tweets from hospital bed after Ospina challenge

Chelsea’s Pedro tweeted from his hospital bed to show that he was ok after being absolutely clattered by David Ospina during their friendly game on Saturday.

Chelsea manager confirms Ospina challenge sent Pedro to hospital

Antonio Conte confirmed at his press conference that Pedro was taken to hospital after his clash with David Ospina, but thankfully he is ‘ok’.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s uninspiring 3-0 loss to Chelsea

Apart from the fact that Arsenal need to go back to the drawing board on a number of issues ahead of the new season, what else did we learn from the Gunners' 3-0 pre-season loss against Chelsea?

David Ospina continues his secret vendetta against Chelsea players

David Ospina clattered Chelsea's Pedro during a pre-season friendly on Saturday and fans from both sides are annoyed.

Early team news: Wenger confirms Ospina will start against Chelsea

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that David Ospina will be the goalkeeper to start against Chelsea on Saturday.

Pictures: Arsenal continue training ahead of Bayern Munich clash

Arsenal continued their pre-season training in China ahead of tomorrow's game against Bayern Munich.

Arsenal could turn attention to Saint-Etienne goalkeeper after Lafont blow

Arsenal are also reportedly looking to bring in Saint-Etienne’s Stephane Ruffier as a potential replacement for David Ospina.

Arsenal make contact for David Ospina replacement

Arsenal have made contact with Ligue 1 side Toulouse over the possibility of signing talented young goalkeeper Alban Lafont.

Fenerbahce move could be back on for £3.5m Arsenal man

Turkish side Fenerbahce are eager to revive their deal to sign Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina this summer.

Arsenal man is 'too expensive', say Ligue 1 side

FC Nantes have become the second club to pull out of a deal for David Ospina over his price, according to latest reports.

Claudio Ranieiri makes Arsenal 28-year-old 'top priority'

New Nantes manager Claudio Ranieri has made David Ospina a top target this summer.

Ligue 1 side in bid for Arsenal goalkeeper

Ligue 1 club Nantes have reportedly made inquiries over signing David Ospina.

Episode 101: Transfers? We don’t need no stinking transfers

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita to talk French strikers, goalies and shopping with Mourinho, as well as Willock, Weddings, Wilshere and Walcott's futures, and West Ham.

16 players fans say ‘need to leave’ Arsenal

Apparently there are 16 players Arsenal fans want out of their club.

Arsenal keeper almost scores brilliant freekick in Manchester United man's charity...

David Ospina almost scored a brilliant freekick during the 'Cuadrado v Pogba' charity match that took place in Colombia.

Arsenal trio believe asking price too high as Newcastle and others...

Mathieu Debuchy
Lucas Perez, Kieran Gibbs and Wojciech Szczesny are reportedly worried about being priced out of permanent moves this summer.

Arsenal transfer collapses due to wages, fee & player's desire to...

David Ospina
David Ospina reportedly wants to stay at Arsenal despite hinting otherwise, according to reports from Turkey which claim Fenerbahce have moved on from their quest to sign him.

Arsenal looking at England international to replace duo set for summer...

Arsenal are believed to be interested in Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland as they need to replace Wojciech Szczesny and David Ospina, both of whom are expected to leave this summer.

Arsenal man's £3m deal hanging in the balance with Malaga star...

David Ospina
David Ospina's rumoured move to Fenerbahce appears to be hanging in the balance as the Turkish club turn their attention to Malaga goalkeeper, Carlos Kameni.

Arsenal man could be on his way to the MLS according...

MLS side LA Galaxy are looking to hijack David Ospina's proposed move to Fenerbahce.

Collapse of £3m-deal could see this Arsenal man move to the...

With David Ospina's move to Fenerbahce reportedly breaking down, the goalkeeper has been linked with MLS club, LA Galaxy.

Ode to Ospina

David Ospina
It looks like Dave's time at Arsenal is coming to an end, so in his honour...

Why Arsenal would be crazy to sell this 27-year-old who could...

Wojciech Szczesny
Arsenal's goalkeeping situation has been the subject of debate for many seasons now, so what is really going on?

Arsenal in the summer: Complete run-down of Arsenal players in action

With so many Arsenal players potentially away on international duty, we took a look at the matches you should keep an eye out for this summer.

Arsenal identify keeper for number 2 role next season

David Ospina is set to leave Arsenal, Wojciech Szczesny seems on the verge of following him and rumour has it that Arsenal will make Emiliano Martinez their number 2 next season.

Everton or Arsenal? Who needed Jordan Pickford more?

With Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford set to snub Arsenal and join Everton for £30m this summer, we ask: Who needed him more?

Ospina transfer could collapse despite agreed terms

David Ospina's proposed transfer to Fenerbahce could collapse, despite terms being agreed.

Arsenal international roundup: Goals, assists, subs & divided opinion as 8...

Eight players across the club's various teams featured for their respective countries as the internationals continued. How did they fare?

Arsenal man to decide his future after international duty this summer

David Ospina
David Ospina has said he will decide his future after the international break, amid rumours Arsenal's second-choice shot-stopper will leave this summer.

Arsenal weighing up German international to replace Ospina this summer

Arsenal could be lining up Bayer Leverkusen keeper Bernd Leno as a replacement for the outgoing David Ospina.

Everton hijacking Arsenal's bid to sign £30m-rated goalkeeper

Everton have reportedly won the race to sign Sunderland's Jordan Pickford, a player Arsenal wanted as a long-term replacement for Petr Cech.

Ospina talks Wenger, Colombia and his future at Arsenal

David Ospina
David Ospina has been talking about Arsene Wenger, the Colombian national side, and his future at Arsenal.

Does Matt Macey have a future at Arsenal?

Macey applauds the home supporters after Luton's 2-1 win
Matt Macey was one of the young prospects at Arsenal but hasn't kicked on in the years that followed, and the goalkeeper could be permanently let go in the next 12 months given the competition for places.

Arsenal embarrassingly forced to accept 33% less money for Turkey-bound player

David Ospina
David Ospina is set to join Fenerbahce for £3m after Arsenal came down on their original asking price.

Arsenal’s international roundup: Ospina kept busy in goal, Monreal and Asano...

Three Arsenal players were involved in international duty for their respective countries on Wednesday evening. So how did they fare?

Arsenal duo lead a long list of players heading for a...

Arsenal are looking to sell several players this summer to reduce the size of their squad.

Should Pickford join Arsenal this summer?

With Wojciech Szczesny looking set to complete a permanent move to Italy this summer and David Ospina signing for Fenerbahce, should Sunderland's Jordan Pickford bite the bullet and take his chances at Arsenal?

Arsenal close to finalising deal for 28-year-old, medical to come next...

David Ospina's move to Fenerbahce is reportedly almost complete with the goalkeeper set to have his medical with the Turkish club next week.

29 players rated but who topped Arsenal's Player Power Rankings?

With the 2016/17 season having come to a close, it's time to look at which Arsenal players were the most influential over the course of the campaign, as well as those who left a lot to be desired.

Arsenal man will sign for new club “within a week”

Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina is on course to make a summer switch to Fenerbahce and will sign a contract worth £2.6m-a-year in the coming days, according to reports.

16 players fans think ‘need to leave’ Arsenal

Apparently there are 16 players Arsenal fans want out of their club.

Arsenal may have to triple Everton's bid to sign PFA Young...

Arsenal will reportedly have to triple Everton's "insulting" £8m bid to stand a chance of signing Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford this summer.

Arsenal man critical of Wenger’s decision to drop him on the...

Petr Cech
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech revealed his disappointment to have been dropped for the FA Cup final against former side Chelsea, being told just 24 hours before the game by manager Arsene Wenger.

Arsenal 28-year-old jets out to complete transfer away from club

According to Henry Winter from the Times, David Ospina is on a plane to Fenerbahce in order to agree a permanent deal.

Arsenal's transfer kitty details 'leaked'

Arsene Wenger will have a transfer kitty of £100 million should he stay on as Arsenal manager according to reports in today's press.

Ray Parlour: “Gunners should sign Man City man if this happens”

Ray Parlour
Former Arsenal midfielder Ray Parlour believes his old club should sign Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart if David Ospina leaves in the summer.

5 rated: Arsenal goalkeeper review 16/17 

Arsenal started the 2016/17 season with a wealth of goalkeeping experience at their disposal, but it has been a position that has caused more than a few discussions amongst Arsenal fans.

10 Arsenal players linked with a summer exit

This summer we could see a number of players leave Arsenal. We've had a look to see who could leave and how much truth there is to the rumours linking them away...

14 of the biggest surprises in Arsenal’s season

2016/17 was certainly an odd season.

Arsenal 28-year-old: I'm happy at Arsenal but...

David Ospina has revealed that while he wants more game time, he's happy at Arsenal.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s FA Cup win over Chelsea

Arsene Wenger's done it again.

Petr Cech 'devastated' by Wenger decision

Arsene Wenger will opt to play David Ospina over Petr Cech in the FA Cup final because the latter has picked up an injury, albeit just a 'knock' and will be on the bench with the Guardian reporting Cech has been dropped in favour of the Colombian.

Could this Premier League stalwart haunt his former club in Saturday's...

Arsene Wenger looks likely to pick Petr Cech for Arsenal's FA Cup final clash against Chelsea on Saturday.

Arsenal star reveals he wants to leave the club this summer

David Ospina
Fenerbahce representatives have reportedly jetted to London to speak with Arsenal over a move for David Ospina following his recent comments.

Personal terms agreed, deal tabled as player says 'yes' to Arsenal...

David Ospina
David Ospina has confirmed that he's told Arsenal he's leaving this summer amid strong rumours that he and Fenerbahce have agreed personal terms.

Club sends official to Arsenal for transfer talks over 4-year deal

According to reports in Turkey, Fenerbahce have already sent a club official to London for talks about signing goalkeeper David Ospina.

Alexis reveals his weird nickname

Just when you thought that dude Alexis Sanchez couldn't get any weirder, he's gone and revealed his childhood nickname.

Arsenal get defender boost but midfielder blow ahead of Manchester United

Arsene Wenger delivered the latest team news on Thursday morning ahead of Arsenal's clash against Manchester United and, as usual with the Football Gods, they giveth with one hand and taketh away with the other.

Arsenal agree £6m deal for third time

David Ospina
Arsenal have reportedly agreed a deal to sell David Ospina to Fenerbahce... for the third time.

James’ wife clarifies player’s future amid Arsenal links

James Rodriguez's wife insists that her husband wants to stay with Real Madrid amid Arsenal links.

Everton ready to ‘break the bank’ to stop Arsenal landing Sunderland...

Everton are reportedly ready to throw everything but the kitchen sink at Sunderland goalkeeper, Jordan Pickford, to entice him to their club.

Real Madrid man to snub Arsenal because of David Ospina

According to reports, James Rodriguez will not be joining Arsenal this summer because of David Ospina.

Wenger confirms 2 more Arsenal players' seasons are over

Arsene Wenger has given the latest team news ahead of Arsenal's FA Cup clash against Manchester City on Sunday.

Arsenal pre-Manchester City injury report: Jeff, Welbeck, Mustafi & more

Arsenal injury
With Jeff Reine-Adelaide now ruled out for the rest of the season, how is Arsenal's squad looking going into their FA Cup clash against Manchester City?

Arsenal agree sale of 28yo for €7m

David Ospina
Fenerbahce have allegedly agree to pay Arsenal €7m for David Ospina.

More clubs join race for Arsenal international who wants to leave...

David Ospina
Trabzonspor have reportedly joined the race to sign David Ospina, who has made his intentions to leave Arsenal this summer very clear.

Double injury boost for Arsenal ahead of Middlesbrough

Arsenal injury
The latest on which Arsenal players will be available for the Gunners' trip to Middlesbrough on Monday 17 April.

Arsenal have Petr Cech replacement lined up for next season

We've heard a lot about Arsenal needing a new keeper, but don't they already have one? It can be hard to tell a great goalkeeper...

One in, one out: Arsenal lead in Sunderland keeper chase, Ospina...

With the transfer window closing in, Arsenal face competition to capture the signature of Sunderland goalkeeper, Jordan Pickford, according to a reliable source.

If Arsenal agree, I'm OK with move to Fenerbahce says 28-year-old

David Ospina
David Ospina has reportedly responded ‘positively’ to an approach from Fenerbahce according to a report from Turkey.

Arsenal get injury boost ahead of Crystal Palace but both keepers...

Arsene Wenger revealed the latest team news ahead of Arsenal's Premier League clash away to Crystal Palace on Monday night.

Injury update: David Ospina

David Ospina
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that David Ospina suffered a muscular injury during Arsenal's 2-2 draw against Manchester City, which is why the Colombian missed the Gunner's match against West Ham on Wednesday night.

Why Arsenal need to keep this player at all costs

Back in February, I wrote a column on the five things we learned from Arsenal's horror show at Chelsea and one of my points has never seemed more relevant.

Reports Arsenal accept offer for keeper as he gets ‘injured’

David Ospina
Arsenal have reportedly reached an agreement with Fenerbahce over the sale of David Ospina, just as the keeper mysteriously gets ruled out through injury.

Gunners target return to winning ways: Arsenal vs West Ham preview

After a frenetic 2-2 draw against Manchester City on Sunday afternoon, Arsenal will look for a return to winning ways when they entertain Slaven Bilic's West Ham side on Wednesday evening.

Arsenal to field third choice keeper against West Ham

David Ospina has not recovered from a back injury that he picked up against Manchester City at the weekend and looks set to be replaced in goal by Emi Martinez.

Great news for Arsenal fans as Ospina wants to leave

David Ospina
David Ospina will look to leave Arsenal this summer in search of regular first team football.

Arsenal player focus: Arsenal need a new keeper immediately

David Ospina didn't fill many Arsenal fans with confidence during his performance against Manchester City but he did have his moments.

Alexis Sanchez stars, Calamity Kos, Elneny scores & more: Arsenal international...

Alexis Sanchez, Laurent Koscielny, Olivier Giroud, Mohamed Elneny, David Ospina, Joel Campbell and Ainsley Maitland-Niles have all been in action for the respective countries.

Raging Alexis, shaggy Bellerin & more: Top 10 pictures, International edition

David Ospina
A look at the best 10 pictures from the world of international football over the past week.

3 reasons Arsenal need to dump David Ospina

Helen Trantum column
David Opsina makes a lot of high-profile errors, but those aren't the ones that are most concerning

Alexis, Ospina & Iwobi – Arsenal International watch

Alexis Sanchez
Which Arsenal players have been in action while on international duty so far?

Petr Cech out for a month, Calamity Dave in goal for...

Petr Cech will spend the next four weeks on the sidelines as he recovers from the calf injury he picked up against West Brom.

Arsenal pundit: I'd sell 5 or 6 from Arsenal, including Xhaka

Granit Xhaka
Charlie Nicholas believes that Arsenal should sell David Ospina, Francis Coqouelin AND Granit Xhaka this summer.

Anger, confusion and humour: How Arsenal fans dealt with David Ospina...

David Ospina
David Ospina must be the gift that keeps on giving if you support any team other but Arsenal.

Arsenal squad injury report

Arsenal injury
Arsenal have lost two more players ahead of their Premier League match away to West Brom.

Wenger to stay but 7 stars could leave Arsenal – reports

According to today’s Daily Mail, Arsene Wenger will stay on as Arsenal manager but he risks losing a number of stars, however there are a few problems with their reports.

Player focus – An evening to forget for Ospina despite decent...

Arsenal's 5-1 loss away to Bayern Munich probably wasn't David Ospina's finest 90 minutes yet he didn't actually have too bad a game compared to the rest of the team.

Arsenal legend - This is why Wenger should pick Cech over...

David Ospina
Martin Keown reckons that Arsene Wenger should start Petr Cech over David Ospina during Arsenal's Champions League match away to Bayern Munich.

Daily Mail make another big Arsenal issue out of nothing

David Ospina throws
The Daily Mail are trying to turn Arsene Wenger’s decision to play David Ospina in the Champions League into something it’s not – namely something to anger fans.

Arsenal have Petr Cech replacement lined up for next season

Helen Trantum column
As the debate rages over who should replace Petr Cech in Arsenal's goal, Helen Trantum looks at how the club already have his replacement

David Ospina - This is what Arsenal have to do

David Ospina throws
David Ospina made his seventh senior appearance of the season during Arsenal's last-gasp FA Cup victory against Preston and this is the time in the football calendar where the Colombian is expected to play more regularly.

Arsenal face summer fight to keep talented star at Emirates [not...

There was always a hint of inevitability about the news that has broke this week, with Serie A side Roma reportedly keen to sign Wojciech Szczesny on a permanent basis when his current loan spell at the Stadio Olimpico expires.

Lucas, Xhaka, BTSport and more things we learned about Arsenal against...

A comfortable 4-1 victory over Basel means Arsenal beat PSG to the top of our Champions League group table but what else did we learn?

Wenger talks Alexis, Bellerin's new deal, PSG + more

Arsene Wenger and David Ospina spoke to the press ahead of Arsenal v PSG.

Arsenal goalkeeper aims to do this against PSG

David Ospina
David Ospina claims he's aiming to give his all for Arsenal against PSG on Wednesday.

Watch: Arsenal goalkeeper and Real Madrid brother-in-law train

In case you didn't know, David Ospina and Real Madrid's James Rodriguez are related by marriage.

Stunning tricks, first goals, superb passes + more – Arsenal international...

Arsenal international duty
With the international break in full swing, we take a look at the first-team players (including those out on-loan) who were called up to their respective countries in recent days.

Arsenal keeper plays as Manchester City keeper gets injured

David Ospina played a full match for Colombia against Chile as Manchester City's goalkeeper managed to pick up a dead leg.

Arsenal on international duty – who’s playing, where and when

Arsenal international duty
We're now into the third international break of a season that isn't even three months old, so who will be going where and for what?

Ospina admits helping Real Madrid superstar gain acceptance

David Ospina has told FOX Sports that he helped his parents accept Real Madrid’s James Rodriguez when the player was dating his sister.

Arsenal man and his family dress up for Halloween

David Ospina and his family of little Ospinas dressed up for Halloween with the whole lot of them dressing up like characters from the Superman franchise.

Why Wenger is wrong to insist this Arsenal man is 'world...

David Ospina
Earlier this week, Arsene Wenger claimed that he has two world class keepers in Petr Cech and David Ospina. Our resident goalkeeping expert, Helen Trantum, disagrees.

Watch: Arsenal goalkeeper singing Reggaeton

When the chance came along to share a video of a reclusive Arsenal player relaxing, it was one we couldn’t pass up.

Arsenal man posts dressing room snap after ‘proud’ international win

David Ospina kept a cleansheet as Colombia beat Paraguay, away, 1-0, then posted a picture of him celebrating in the dressing room.

Arsenal youngster encourages goalkeeper to learn from former Chelsea man

Hector Bellerin has encouraged David Ospina to learn from Petr Cech.

Thursday Arsenal recap – Secret striker, scouts are out, Granit Xhaka’s...

Did you know Shkodran Mustafi used to be a striker, that Arsenal were supposed to sign Adrien Rabiot or that you can't appeal yellow cards? Then read on.

Petr Cech 'fine' with Wenger choosing Ospina for Champions League -...

According to the Express Sport, Petr Cech is 'fine' with Arsene Wenger picking David Ospina for the Champions League match against PSG - and why wouldn't he be?

Long read: Was Arsenal's draw with PSG more luck than judgement?

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Arsène Wenger got away with one in Paris on Tuesday night.

Watch: Unlikely hero becomes Arsenal's MVP v PSG

David Ospina was Arsenal's best player against PSG on Tuesday night, becoming an unlikely hero after pulling off several key saves in the second half.

Wednesday Arsenal recap – PSG draw, Giroud red card, double injury...

Wednesday was all about the reaction to Arsenal's 1-1 draw away to PSG.

Watch: Manchester United hails 'hero' David Ospina after PSG draw

Rio Ferdinand hailed David Ospina as Arsenal's hero on Tuesday night after keeping the Gunners in their tie with PSG.

David Ospina hails great team performance v PSG

David Ospina was Arsenal's best player during their 1-1 draw against PSG but after the match he took time to hail the entire team's performance rather than his own.

Wenger: This is why I started this player against PSG

Arsene Wenger hailed David Ospina's performance against PSG on Tuesday night and highlighted the importance of giving the goalkeeper game time in order to keep him at the club.

Player focus: Ospina gamble saves Arsenal point v PSG

It was a controversial decision to pick David Ospina over Petr Cech for Arsenal's Champions League clash against PSG but one that ultimately paid off.

Player ratings: Ospina saves, Giroud misbehaves v PSG

David Ospina played a huge part in Arsenal salvaging a point against PSG in the Champions League, while Olivier Giroud will be remembered for a different reason.

Colombian legend hails Arsenal keeper

Colombia's legendary playmaker, Carlos Valderrama, has publicly praised the performance of David Ospina as he played an instrumental part in ensuring they were not comprehensively beaten by South American rivals Brazil this past week.

Watch: Ospina makes brilliant save against Brazil

Colombia may have lost 2-1 to Brazil in the early hours of Wednesday morning, but the Arsenal shot-stopped made sure the margin wasn't worse.

Player ratings v Viking FK: Campbell, Cazorla and Oxlade-Chamberalin all shine...

Another pre-season win for Arsenal against Viking FK saw moments of brilliance from a few Gunners.

Wednesday Arsenal recap – Draxler rumour unraveled, Mahrez, Mustafi + more

The big news on Wednesday was that Julian Draxler has made it very public that he wants to leave Wolfsburg.

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.

‘MLS very close to Premier League standard’ – Walcott

Theo Walcott has said that the MLS is close to Premier League standard as he tries to lead the Arsenal charm offensive in America by saying things we all think isn’t true.

Wednesday Arsenal recap – Another deal done, injuries + transfer malarkey

With real football closing in on us and just an interlull away, the nonsense that is the transfer window is hard to pay attention to. Here's what's been happening in the last 24 hours.

Arsenal man linked with move after rumour gets out of control

Part of what we do here at Daily Cannon is keep an eye on how transfer rumours develop across the globe so we can try and work out which ones are likely to have some substance to them and which ones don’t.

Tuesday recap: Arsenal striker bid rejected, Ben Yedder interest + more

The rumour mill was in overdrive on Tuesday, with the news that we could be about to sign Wissam Ben Yedder breaking on Twitter and Lyon confirming that they've rejected a bit from us for Lacazette.

Wenger determined to have Colombian international at Arsenal - report

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

Sunday recap: Mahrez updates, deal almost done, Hleb + more

Well, another weekend has come and gone and we are, thankfully, a little closer to the new season and regular Arsenal. Despite having actual football...

'It's almost resolved', I'm coming' Arsenal breakthrough after lengthy talks

Wojciech Szczesny
Arsenal and Roma appear to finally have made a breakthrough in regards to the transfer of Wojciech Szczesny.

Saturday recap: Mahrez, Lacazette, Bacca, Adams, Alexis + more

It seems like a weekend isn’t complete these days without some sort of crazy transfer speculation. Here's the latest.

Arsenal international hands in transfer request - report

According to Sport in Spain, David Ospina has handed in a transfer request as he looks to secure a move to a club where he can play first-team football on a regular basis.

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.

Ospina makes wondersave as Colombia beat USA

David Ospina and Colombia defeated the USA 1-0 in the Copa America third-place playoff which was played in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Thursday recap: Vardy rejects Arsenal, Arsenal fans rejoice

Thursday was, of course, dominated by the news that Jamie Vardy had signed a new contract and would be staying at Leicester.

Tuesday recap: Is the chase for Morata over?

Here's a look at what happened in the Goonerverse on Tuesday.

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.

'He's the best' - Real Madrid playmaker hails out-of-favour Arsenal goalkeeper

Colombian midfielder, James Rodriguez, speaks very highly of his compatriot, David Ospina.

Watch: Ospina heroics seal penalty win and MOTM award

David Ospina ensured that Colombia sealed a quarter-final place for his country with a great penalty save in their game against Peru.

Tournament over for Arsenal man

Joel Campbell and Costa Rica are heading home from the Copa America after the end of the group stages while David Ospina watched on from the bench as Colombia lost 3-2 to Joel’s team in Houston, Texas.

Watch: Arsenal keeper makes brilliant save

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

Ospina save helps Colombia beat hosts USA

David Ospina might not be an Arsenal player for much longer but the shot-stopper was in fine form for his country as they defeated USA 2-0 in the opening game of this year's Copa America.

Besiktas confirm interest in Arsenal man

David Ospina
Besiktas' sporting director, Gokhan Keskin, has confirmed that the Turkish club are trying to sign David Ospina.

Free Copa America Centenario Wallcharts

A landmark Copa America starts on June 3rd (4th for us in Europe).

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.

Everton and others want Arsenal international

David Ospina
Everton and a number of other clubs, namely Besiktas and ones in France, are said to be eyeing up a move for David Ospina.

Watch: Out-of-favour Arsenal man pulls off brilliant save

Good ol' Dave Ospina pulled off a brilliant save during Colombia's 3-1 win over Haiti.

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.

Rating Arsenal's goalkeepers for 2015/16

The season is over, but who were the heroes and villains of Arsenal's campaign? We've decided it'd only be fair to go through the squad...

Watch: Özil, Giroud and goalkeeper tackle crazy tyre challenge

As if the first and second Cooper Tires challenges weren't enough, three Arsenal stars have taken on an even trickier set.

Nine players will leave Arsenal this summer - report

On Friday the Sun claimed that nine players could be set for the exit door at Arsenal when the summer transfer window opens.

Wenger: Čech is first choice but Ospina is exceptional too

Arsène Wenger surprised fans by keeping Petr Čech on the bench last week and trusting David Ospina in the 3-3 draw at Upton Park.

Wenger stands by ‘outstanding’ Ospina

Arsene Wenger is standing by David Ospina, despite shipping three goals against West Ham

Arsenal goalkeeper proves fitness with international appearance

David Ospina proved his fitness in Colombia's 3-1 win against Ecuador on Tuesday and should be available for Arsenal at the weekend.

Watch: Ospina gets injured again playing for Colombia

As if picking up a knock against Everton wasn’t enough, the Arsenal man has injured himself again, this time against Bolivia. The shotstopper came flying...

Arsenal get massive double injury boost ahead of run-in

Arsenal treatment room
Arsenal are set for a massive double injury boost with Petr Cech and Aaron Ramsey to step up their training during the international break ahead...

Look: Arsenal goalkeeper trains and speaks about recent injury

David Ospina has been speaking to the press in Colombia and has confirmed that his back injury is ‘nothing serious’. The stand-in shot-stopper was clatter...

Injury update: Arsenal goalkeeper hasn't even had a scan yet

Struck in the back during Saturday's second half against Everton, Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina somehow managed to play on until the end of the...

Arsenal dominate London Team of the Week over Tottenham, Chelsea, West...

Gabriel and Laurent Koscielny of Arsenal
Arsenal head into the international break with three points and their slide, hopefully, arrested. Their display against Everton at the weekend was much improved but...

Arsenal on international duty – who, when and where

Arsenal international duty
For the rest of the month there is no Arsenal, at least not in any form we really enjoy. A series of international friendlies, most...

David Ospina back injury update

Arsene Wenger confirmed that David Ospina would be ‘ok’ in a few days after receiving a kick on the back from Romelu Lukaku. The keeper...

Predicted XI v Hull: Wenger to make six changes, Özil and...

Arsenal predicted lineup
Back to FA Cup duty, and we already know Arsène Wenger is planning on rotating for Tuesday evening's game against Hull City. With a busy schedule,...

Wenger blames press for 'unfair treatment' of Arsenal man

Arsene Wenger sang David Ospina's praises ahead of our FA Cup replay with Hull. The goalkeeper, who pulled off nine saves against Spurs on Saturday,...

Ospina stat shows Tottenham dominated derby

When Petr Čech pulled up on Wednesday night, everyone had the same thought: not David Ospina against Tottenham. However, the Colombian shut plenty of critics...

Tottenham boss: Ospina was one of the best

from Arsenal's opposition
Mauricio Pochettino hailed David Ospina as one of the best players on the pitch after his side failed to beat Arsenal despite being favourites...

Did Ospina do enough v Tottenham to calm Arsenal fans fears?

When we heard that Petr Cech was injured for the north London derby we all felt like crying. Not only would we be going to...

Wenger insists he trusts Ospina with Cech out of Spurs clash

Arsenal are without Petr Čech for Saturday's north London derby, but manager Arsène Wenger has insisted David Ospina is a worthy replacement. The Colombian has...

Wenger to start two strikers against Spurs - predicted XI

Arsenal predicted lineup
So, it's the north London derby on Saturday and Arsenal are without a few key men for what is one of the most important...

Injury updates: Wenger talks about Koscielny, Gabriel, Welbeck

Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger spoke to the media on Friday morning, previewing Arsenal's FA Cup clash against Hull City. The manager has been known to...

With two possibly leaving, what does the future hold for Arsenal's...

With fresh reports suggesting David Ospina is set to leave the club this summer, it's time for some reflection - on what that means...

27-year-old international to demand Arsenal let him leave this summer

In news which won't come as a surprise and is unlikely to upset many Arsenal fans, David Ospina reportedly wants to leave the club. The...

Player focus: Ospina proves safe hands for Arsenal against Burnley

In a game where Arsenal had the most of the ball possession, David Ospina had a good game overall in Arsenal's 2-1 win against Burnley. As...

Sanchez out of Liverpool game but Ozil back

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger met with the press at London Colney today ahead of Arsenal’s game against Liverpool on Wednesday evening. The boss gave updates on a...

Injury rules Ospina out of FA Cup game v Sunderland

David Ospina has picked up a groin injury and misses out on Arsenal's FA Cup game against Sunderland. The COlombian keeper was expected to start for...

Predicted XI: Jeff set for debut against Sunderland as Wenger rotates

Arsenal predicted lineup
The FA Cup returns this weekend with the third round, and Arsenal welcome Sunderland to the Emirates Stadium as they start another defence of...

Besiktas confirm Arsenal international interest

Ahmet Nur Cebi, vice president of Besiktas, has confirmed that the Turkish club are interested in signing David Ospina when the summer transfer window...

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...

Infographic: How Arsenal's internationals got on during the break

Just over a week ago, ten Arsenal players left for international duty. 13 appearances later, it seems that all 10 are set to return injury free....

Chile 1-1 Colombia: Alexis and Ospina share the spoils

Two Arsenal legends came head to head in the international arena on Wednesday night with Alexis Sánchez' Chile hosting David Ospina's Colombia in a...

Three Arsenal men back in training ahead of Tottenham game

Arsenal injury news
Arsenal have received something of a boost, as both Mikel Arteta and Laurent Koscielny were both back in training on Saturday. The French centre-half was only...

Arsenal man's family left shaken after suspected 'planned' burglary

It's emerged that David Ospina's family has been left feeling unsafe after robbers broke into their Hampstead home and stole their £100,000 car. The robbers...

Arsenal without five players for Everton game

Arsenal team news
Arsenal will be without Aaron Ramsey, David Ospina, Tomas Rosicky, Jack Wilshere and Danny Welbeck for the visit of the Toffees on Saturday evening...

Team news: Defender back but keeper out for Bayern match

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger met with the press for his pre-Bayern Munich press conference on Monday afternoon and gave us the latest update on the state...

Report Ospina to start against Bayern Munich wide of the mark

Sunday morning saw many of us wake to headlines screaming about David Ospina returning to the Arsenal side for the game against Bayern Munich...

Is David Ospina *really* injured?

David Ospina was absent from the Arsenal squad for the Premier League game against Watford on Saturday afternoon. The Colombian keeper allegedly returned from his...

Cech shows Ospina understanding

With Bayern Munich looming on the horizon and most people with some semblance of sanity hoping that Arsene Wenger turns to Petr Cech in...

Arsenal goalkeeper hails 'strong' national team

David Ospina has spoken while away for Colombia on national duty and claims to believe this particular team can really go places. Despite only appearing...

Ospina's error have forced UEFA to change fifth official rules

Sorry to re-visit it, but one day we might look back and laugh. Arsenal had equalised against Greek champions Olympiacos when, shortly before half-time, a...

Arsenal goalkeeper could leave if snubbed in Champions League

David Ospina could look to force his way out of Arsenal. The Colombian goalkeeper made a terrible error in the recent Champions League defeat to...

Internationals: Ospina clean sheet, Iwobi debut, Campbell loses

David Ospina could breathe a sigh of relief after the goalkeeper kept a clean sheet on his first appearance since his Champions League nightmare...

Cech: I wanted to play in Champions League, Wenger wouldn't pick...

Petr Čech has told the Czech media that he wanted to play in Arsenal's Champions League group stage games. The Gunners lie bottom of Group...

Infographic: When to watch Arsenal players on international duty

Following our 3-0 defeat of Manchester United, it's almost two weeks until we get to watch Arsenal in action again. If playing Watford on 17th...

Have we all judged Ospina too harshly? Stats suggest so

Arsenal's 3-2 loss to Olympiacos marked a low-point in an indifferent start to the season for the Gunners. Having already been upset by Dinamo Zagreb...

Arsenal goalkeeper thanks fans following 'tough week'

David Ospina has been pretty quiet following Arsenal's loss to Olympiacos in the Champions League on Tuesday night. The goalkeeper, who was controversially picked over...

Wenger: Ospina is still world class despite Olympiacos blunder

Arsene Wenger has chosen to stand by David Ospina after his blunder in the Champions League against Olympiacos and insisted that both him and...

Ospina named on Ballon d’Or longlist

I'm not sure it is possible to time an announcement worse than this, but Calamity Dave has been named on the Ballon d'Or longlist. Yep,...

Spurs legend blames Wenger for Champions League humiliation

Glenn Hoddle has hit out at Arsene Wenger, blaming him for the club’s latest Champions League debacle because he picked David Ospina. Crashing 3-2 at home...

Will inconsistent Arsenal ever learn?

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
When I think back to happier times, it seems impossible to believe that they could have existed. Alexis Sanchez, Theo Walcott and the demolition of...

Cech was fit to play – report

Arsène Wenger was questioned on his decision to play David Ospina over Petr Čech in the Champions League last night before telling the media...

Wenger somehow defends calamitous goalkeeper

There were a lot of things wrong with the Arsenal performance on Tuesday night, but David Ospina was the obvious one. The Colombian goalkeeper was...

Result: Arsenal 2-3 Olympiacos. Another Greek crisis

Arsenal embarrassingly lost 3-2 to Olympiacos at the Emirates Stadium in the Champions League on Tuesday night. Before the game, much of the talk was...

Arsenal boss admits back-up goalkeeper will get nod over Cech for...

Arsene Wenger has revealed that he will be playing David Ospina over Petr Cech in our Champions League match against Olympiacos. The manager has previously...

Ospina maintains Arsenal defender one of the best despite poor performance...

David Ospina has picked his ultimate XI and, rather oddly, picked Mathieu Debuchy at right-back. Now, I'm all for supporting our own players and everyone...

Ospina will be given another chance for Arsenal

It appears the loss to Dinamo Zagreb hasn't put Arsene Wenger off rotating the Arsenal squad as he's predicted to continue allowing David Ospina...

Arsenal goalkeeper explains benefit of friendlies

David Ospina is currently away with the Colombia national team who face Peru in a friendly match in New York on Wednesday and he believes even...

Arsenal manager: Ospina ready to fight Cech for number one shirt

Wenger talks about Ospina's desire for the number one shirt.

Arsenal celebrate trophy win

The players react to our win over Chelsea in the Community Shield.

Roma adventure mustn’t spell Cechmate for Szczesny

by Helen Trantum Petr Cech is a fantastic signing. I know you're all with me on this one at least. A sense of slight disbelief was...

International keeper on living his ‘dream’ at Arsenal

by Lee Hurley It seemed like he was set for the Arsenal door just one season after arriving, but David Ospina is not giving up...

Facing Chelsea striker 'worries' Arsenal goalkeeper

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina has said he is worried about facing new Chelsea striker Radamel Falcao. The Colombian teammates won't come up against...

Press Conference: Community Shield team news

by Lewis Ambrose Arsène Wenger confirmed that Arsenal are almost at full strength during Tuesday's pre-Community Shield press conference. The Arsenal manager faced the press early...

Arsenal goalkeeper staying put

by Nia Griffiths Could David Ospina be staying at Arsenal after all? After buying Petr Cech, it became pretty clear that one of our goalkeepers would...

Real Madrid linked with Arsenal man - reports

by Lewis Ambrose According to cafegoles, Real Madrid could make a shock move to sign Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina. According to Daily Cannon, they aren't. The Spanish giants have...

Goalkeeper attracting interest

by Lewis Ambrose The signing of Petr Čech has left Arsenal with three senior goalkeepers, and someone surely has to make way. That someone is likely...

European club deny Arsenal talks

by Lewis Ambrose Even before the signing of Petr Čech was confirmed, rumours began to circulate regarding the future of Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina. One of the...

Wenger insists that signing star was a hard decision

by Lewis Ambrose The signing of Petr Čech has been hailed as a great piece of business, one most Arsenal fans wouldn't think twice about,...

Ospina confirms interest from Everton but wants to stay at Arsenal

by Lewis Ambrose The future of Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina has been up in the air since the signing of Petr Čech, but the goalkeeper...

Arsenal 'keeper attracting Premier League interest

by Mosope Ominiyi As we said earlier this week, reports are now suggesting that The Toffees are eyeing a possible move for Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina. The 26-year-old...

Cech on Chelsea, Szczesny, Ospina and getting the number one shirt

by Lee Hurley With the players returning for pre-season, it's getting very close to the time when we get to watch the team on the...

Cech asked to play 70% of Arsenal’s matches

by Lee Hurley The press in Colombia are claiming that Petr Cech asked for assurances that he would play 70% of Arsenal's matches before signing...

Everton make contact for Arsenal keeper

by Lee Hurley According to the press in Colombia, Everton are interested in signing David Ospina from the Gunners. The report claims that Roberto Martinez is...

Ospina: I will fight for my Arsenal future

by Lee Hurley David Ospina looks set to stay at Arsenal and fight for his place after the arrival of Petr Cech this summer. It had...

Could Arsenal goalkeeper be stuck at Arsenal?

by Nia Griffiths Amid claims that David Ospina has agreed a deal with Fenerbahce, it seems the Turkish team has wandering eyes. Now, apparently they have...

Is Mesut Özil Arsenal’s most undervalued player?

by Helen Trantum Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. So goes the proverb, and never was it more true in football – as Google...

Semi-finalists Paraguay needed Ospina, Alexis must improve

by Lewis Ambrose The second semi-final in the Copa América saw Paraguay absolutely trounced 6-1 by Argentina, who will face Chile in the final. Argentina were...

Spurs legend hails Arsenal

by Lewis Ambrose Spurs legend and former Chelsea man Glenn Hoddle has praised Arsenal's signing of Petr Čech but insists the club must do more...

Arsenal Goalkeeper heading to Ligue 1 instead?

by Nia Griffiths Just when we thought David Ospina was on his way to Fenerbahce, it seems he could be off to France instead. We previously...

Goalkeeper facing Arsenal exit after Cech signing

by Nia Griffiths Despite being made first choice goalkeeper last season, David Ospina’s move away from the Emirates is looking imminent. After a couple of goalkeeping...

Watch: Ospina double save keeps Messi at bay

by Lewis Ambrose Colombia and David Ospina were sent to pack their bags after a Copa América quarter-final loss to Lionel Messi’s Argentina. Both sides have looked...

Arsenal goalkeepers fails to meet coach's requirements

By Sylvain Jamet Christophe Lollichon is potentially moving to Arsenal with Petr Cech this summer and bringing his years of goalkeeping expertise with him. Vestiaires -...

Arsenal club shop refuses goalkeepers' names and numbers

by Nia Griffiths A rumour circulating on the Twittersphere on Friday was that the Arsenal club shop is refusing to print either Szczesny 1 or...

Arsenal goalkeeper refuses to deny Fenerbahce move

by Nia Griffiths David Ospina has spoken out about his potential move to Fenerbahce and claims to not know much about the situation, which he...

Ospina clean sheets just see Colombia advance in Chile

by Lewis Ambrose Sunday evening saw a 0-0 draw between Colombia and Peru which, to be quite frank, is simply 90 minutes that I will...

Cazorla: Ospina is best in league, I hope he stays

by Lee Hurley With the rumours linking Petr Cech to Arsenal refusing to die down and the ones claiming David Ospina will be sold intensifying,...

How does Čech compare to Wenger's previous keepers?

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal are reportedly close to signing Petr Čech, who would surely be number one next season, but how does the (soon-to-be) former Chelsea man stack...

Arsenal’s wage offer to Cech revealed

by Lee Hurley According to a report in the Telegraph, Arsenal will offer Petr Cech £100,000 per week, making him the highest paid goalkeeper in...

Ospina considering Arsenal future – report

by Lee Hurley The Sun are reporting that David Ospina is considering his Arsenal future as he is not prepared to be an understudy to...

Szczesny determined to fight for place amid Cech rumours

by Lewis Ambrose After falling out of favour last season Wojciech Szczesny became Arsenal's 'cup goalkeeper' and played well in the FA Cup Final against...

Ospina about to be sold to make way for Cech -...

by Lewis Ambrose With Arsenal moving for Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech it seems that David Ospina's time at the club is over after just one...

Watch: Ospina has mixed night in triumph over Brazil

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina played the whole 90 minutes in the early hours of Thursday as his Colombian side triumphed over Brazil...

Ospina’s wife: He mocks me when I get words wrong

by Lee Hurley With the Copa America in full swing, the press in Colombia are providing a little bit more content than we're used to. This...

Ospina: Falcao at Chelsea will be very good for everyone

by Lee Hurley David Ospina believes that Falcao going to Chelsea will be good for everyone involved. If he plays like he did at Manchester United,...

Ospina backs Falcao after Manchester United difficulties

by Lee Hurley David Ospina has been praising Falcao ahead of Colombia's Copa America opener against Venezuela. "He's a leader on and off the pitch, as well...

Gibbs: Alexis can carry them

by Lee Hurley Kieran Gibbs believes that Alexis Sanchez can carry Chile to Copa America glory this summer. Writing on his Sportslobster account, the left-back was full...

Goalkeeping legend: Arsenal don't need Chelsea keeper

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal legend David Seaman has voiced his support for current goalkeepers David Ospina and Wojciech Szczesny. The Gunners have been heavily linked with...

Ospina: It would be special for me and Alexis

by Lee Hurley David Ospina believes that should Colombia be drawn against Chile in the Copa America it would represent a 'very special deal' for...

Can the league's best goalkeeper overhaul Chelsea?

by Helen Trantum A good goalkeeper can save you 15 points a season. So the legend goes, anyway. This season Arsenal finished 12 points behind Champions Chelsea,...

Arsenal 14/15 School Report: The Goalkeepers

As the season wraps up with a 12th FA Cup win and third-place league finish, we look at how the players did over the...

In focus: Arsenal’s goalkeepers

After David Ospina's mistake against Swansea cost the Gunners all three points on Monday night, the Arsenal Goalkeeping Debate raised it's head again. Here at...

In focus: David Ospina

I'm a firm believer that you haven't lived until you've watched David Ospina making great saves to a remix of Snoop Dogg's Snoop D....

League’s best keeper ready for ‘difficult’ Hull

David Ospina is expecting a difficult match on Monday night when the Gunners travel up to Hull. Tweeting on his official account, the Colombian is...

Wenger: We don't 'necessarily' need a new goalkeeper

As fresh rumours surface that Arsenal are in talks to sign Real Madrid goalkeeper, Iker Casillas, Arsene Wenger doesn't think this is an area...

Wenger admits Arsenal fortunate with Ospina and Chelsea man

David Ospina killed Oscar. Well, he didn't really, but he did clatter him hard enough for the Chelsea man to need to go to hospital,...

Arsenal trio will need permission to play cup final v Aston...

Gabriel, Alexis Sanchez and David Ospina could need special permission to play in the FA Cup final as they are expected to join up with...

Ospina poses with smug look after Szczesny mistake

David Ospina may have lost his place for the day but I doubt he's feeling to worried about his long-term future. Dropping out of the...

Arsenal keeper: We deserve to win things

In a recent interview with Premier League World, Arsenal's goalkeeper speaks about his belief in his team and coming back from injury to claim...

Crazy Arsenal goalkeeper stat

Arsenal are on a great run and racking up records all over the place. Here's the latest.

Coquelin stands out – Arsenal player ratings v Burnley

How did the Arsenal players do on an individual basis as they beat Burnley 1-0?

Chelsea will refuse to sell Cech to Arsenal – report

Arsenal have been told not to bother trying to sign Petr Cech as Chelsea won't sell him to a rival.

The Arsenal stat no-one is talking about (but should be)

Arsenal have exactly the same record after 31 games this season as they did last...well, not exactly the same.

Bellerin shines: Arsenal player ratings v Liverpool

Arsenal demolished Liverpool, but how did the players get on individually?

Should Arsenal sell Szczesny this summer?

The Arsenal goalkeeper debate rumbles on and, bucking the trend at Cannon Towers, Sean Ferguson thinks Arsenal should let Woj go.

Ospina: I came knowing I’d be second choice, now I’m number...

David Ospina is not a keeper who is used to sitting on the bench, even if he did agree to join Arsenal as second choice.

Tactics: Giroud and Monreal shining as competition inspires fight

The sky’s the limit as Arsenal players are inspiring each other to become better players.

Top 5 Arsenal performers in last 7 games

Think you know who has been Arsenal’s standout performer recently?

Ospina – Manchester United man is an 'excellent forward'

David Ospina has been speaking about his countryman ahead of the FA Cup quarter final clash against Manchester United.

Szczesny set for Arsenal return against Manchester United

The great Arsenal goalkeeper debate of 2015 continues with Woj getting his chance to state his case against Manchester United.

Why Arsenal can no longer continue with Ospina in goal

We look at why Wojciech Szczesny, whatever his crimes, simply must return to the Arsenal first team ahead of the weekend's game against Everton.

Who is strong enough to lead Arsenal if the captain isn't?

We reflect on an abject performance from the Gunners and the role stand-in captain Mertesacker played in generating not just a mountain but an Everest to climb in the return leg. 

Ospina speaks about his relationship with Szczesny

David Ospina has been speaking about the fight for Arsenal's number one shirt and his relationship with Wojciech Szczesny.

David Ospina and his ‘short man syndrome’

David Ospina admits he feels short when compared to other goalkeeper in the Premier League. Read more here.

Why Szczesny must replace Ospina - and fast!

Is it better to have tried and failed than never to have tried at all? Szczesny's willingness to risk everything is why he is Arsenal's only long term viable candidate for the #1 jersey as Helen Trantum explains.

The Arsenal goalkeeper debate - part 1

Who is Arsenal's number one? It's a question that Arsene Wenger might not be able to answer. We take a look at the best option here.

Who’s Arsenal’s number one? [with surprising stats]

Who should be in goal for Arsenal on a permanent basis? You've got three to choose from, take your pick with help from our stats.

Arsenal players tweet their celebrations after beating Manchester City

Arsenal finally won against a top side and boy did the players enjoy it. Tweeting after the game, a few of the players couldn't contain...

Ospina has a great future says Wenger

David Ospina kept his first clean sheet for Arsenal on Sunday against hull. Stepping in for Wojciech Szczesny, the Colombian was making only his third...