Tag: David Ospina

Arsenal want another 22-year-old from Sampdoria after Torreira success

Arsenal are reportedly interested in Sampdoria's 22-year-old goalkeeper, Emil Audero, after they were turned down by Brazao who will move to Inter Milan in the summer.
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)

Forgotten Arsenal man's father confirms plan to leave, Arsenal will get €3.5m

David Ospina's father has confirmed that the player wants to sign for Napoli on a permanent deal after his loan with the Italians concludes.
PARIS, FRANCE - OCTOBER 24: David Ospina of Napoli celebrates his sides second goal during the Group C match of the UEFA Champions League between Paris Saint-Germain and SSC Napoli at Parc des Princes on October 24, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal forgotten man praises loan manager for giving him confidence

David Ospina has said that he enjoys playing for Carlo Ancelotti as the manager has given him ‘confidence’.
Unai Emery (right) with Arsenal’s director of football Raúl Sanllehí. Photograph: Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images

The 4 Arsenal stars set for a possible exit from the club this month

The January transfer window is now open, sparking plenty of talk about who Arsenal could sign this month, but there are also suggestions that one or two might be on the way out.

Key fitness issue pushes club to finalise transfer of Arsenal star early

Napoli chairman Aurelio De Laurentiis is planning to complete the transfer of David Ospina from Arsenal early, due to fitness concerns with alternate goalkeeper Alex Meret.
TURIN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 29: David Ospina of SSC Napoli during the Srie A match between Juventus and SSC Napoli at Allianz Stadium on September 29, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images )

Arsenal loanee set to make his transfer permanent in January

Napoli could make David Ospina's loan transfer to Italy permanent as soon as January, according to reports in Italy.
WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 08: Reiss Nelson of Hoffenheim (L) fights for the ball with Maximilian Arnold of Wolfsburg during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at Volkswagen Arena on December 8, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Selim Sudheimer/Bongarts/Getty Images)

From Asano to Nelson: Arsenal loanee player ratings for 2018/19 so far

Four months into the season, Arsenal's loanees have had time to settle at their temporary clubs, so let's have a look at how each of them is doing.

'Reliable and experienced': Surprising Arsenal loanee earning high praise from local media

David Ospina is earning a lot of praise from the local media in Italy, after making a positive start to life with Napoli.
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From Nelson to Nwakali: Arsenal loanee player ratings for 2018/19 so far

A few months into the season, Arsenal's loanees have had a bit of time to settle at their temporary clubs, so let's have a look at how each of them is doing.

Arsenal star's father confirms loan club want to keep him

David Ospina's father, Hernan, says Napoli want to keep his son at the club regardless of whether he reaches the minimum number of appearances for the season.
France v Croatia - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Final

Arsenal withdraw €12m offer for World Cup star

Arsenal almost signed Croatian defender Domogoj Vida in the summer transfer window but were scuppered by Besiktas’s demands that they include David Ospina in...
TURIN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 29: David Ospina of SSC Napoli during the Srie A match between Juventus and SSC Napoli at Allianz Stadium on September 29, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images )

Club decide to take up purchase option on Arsenal loanee: He won't return

Napoli are planning to activate David Ospina's purchase option to keep him at the club, regardless of whether he reaches 30 appearances or not.
TURIN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 29: David Ospina of SSC Napoli during the Srie A match between Juventus and SSC Napoli at Allianz Stadium on September 29, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images )

Forgotten Arsenal man wins praise from foreign media

David Ospina is earning a lot of praise in Italy for his recent performances for Napoli, and he looks to be nailing down a starting spot in goal for the side.
TURIN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 29: David Ospina of SSC Napoli during the Srie A match between Juventus and SSC Napoli at Allianz Stadium on September 29, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images )

Arsenal star and flop named as best in Europe last week

David Ospina is enjoying life in Italy so much he was the best keeper in Europe during the last round of club matches.
TURIN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 29: David Ospina of SSC Napoli during the Srie A match between Juventus and SSC Napoli at Allianz Stadium on September 29, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images )

Arsenal loanee 'hoping' for permanent move away

David Ospina is hopeful Napoli will activate their option-to-buy at the end of the season, giving him the chance to leave Arsenal permanently.
TURIN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 29: David Ospina of SSC Napoli during the Srie A match between Juventus and SSC Napoli at Allianz Stadium on September 29, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images )

Arsenal flop declared Napoli ‘talisman’ ahead of Liverpool tie

David Ospina is apparently Napoli’s ‘talisman’ ahead of their Champions League clash with Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool on Wednesday night

Video: Arsenal loanee wows fans with eye-catching double save

Matt Macey made an impressive double save as one of two Arsenal loanees to feature over the weekend, but both were on the losing side on this occasion.

Club legend explains why 30-year-old won't make it at Arsenal

Jens Lehmann thinks David Ospina was a bit unlucky with Arsenal, but admits the goalkeeper's height was probably an issue for him in the Premier League.
NAPLES, ITALY - AUGUST 25: David Ospina of SSC Napoli in action during the serie A match between SSC Napoli and AC Milan at Stadio San Paolo on August 25, 2018 in Naples, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

David Ospina benched at Napoli for former Watford reserve keeper

David Ospina found himself on the bench again as Napoli beat Fiorentina 1-0 at the weekend.
NAPLES, ITALY - AUGUST 25: David Ospina of SSC Napoli in action during the serie A match between SSC Napoli and AC Milan at Stadio San Paolo on August 25, 2018 in Naples, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Arsenal 30-year-old: I had other offers to leave

David Ospina revealed that he had other offers to leave Arsenal but opted for Napoli on loan.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 12: Krystain Bielik during the Arsenal Training Session at at Koragah Oval on July 12, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal 20-year-old catches the eye playing in new position: Loan watch

All six Arsenal loanees featured for their temporary clubs over the weekend, to varying degrees of success.

Former goalkeeper explains which player Arsenal loanee reminds him of

Marco Amelia says Napoli have signed David Ospina on loan because of the Arsenal loanee's similarities to Pepe Reina.

Arsenal World Cup star snapped in new club colours: Departure announcement today

David Ospina is preparing to finally complete a move away from Arsenal on Friday, after pictures emerged of the goalkeeper in a Napoli scarf on Thursday.

David Ospina holds up Napoli scarf, drops it

David Ospina has arrived in Italy to complete his move to Napoli.
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 29-year-old undergoes medical after club president confirms interest

David Ospina is in Italy to undergo a medical this morning, after Napoli club president Aurelio de Laurentiis confirmed the Arsenal man is one of the club's targets in goal.
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 to loan World Cup star: Buyout clause still to be agreed

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's English defender Carl Jenkinson celebrates scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Norwich City and Arsenal at Carrow Road in Norwich on May 11, 2014. (LINDSEY PARNABY/AFP/Getty Images)

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

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.
MURCIA, SPAIN - JUNE 07: David Ospina of Colombia looks on during a friendly match between Spain and Colombia at La Nueva Condomina stadium on June 7, 2017 in Murcia, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arsenal international has not agreed terms to leave

David Ospina has yet to give an answer to Besiktas according to Turkish publication, Sabah.
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 reach 'agreement' with Arsenal World Cup star over summer move

Besiktas have an agreement in place with David Ospina over a summer move, but they still need to agree a fee with Arsenal.
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 reject initial offer for 29-year-old: Another bid expected imminently

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 multiple departures

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?
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)

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

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.
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 accept offer to sell 29-year-old

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.
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)

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

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.
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)

Arsenal fan favourite at risk and 7 loans considered

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.
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)

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

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.