Tag: Napoli

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

Arsenal identify Napoli midfielder as Aaron Ramsey replacement

Arsenal want to sign Napoli midfielder Piotr Zielinski as a replacement for Aaron Ramsey, according to reports in Italy.
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.

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)

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.

Agent explains how Arsenal beat Napoli to £22.5m signing this summer

Bernd Leno was close to joining Napoli under Maurizio Sarri but a ‘relaxed’ approach from the Italians allowed Arsenal to steal 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.
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)

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

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.
Arsenal's Czech goalkeeper Petr Cech gestures on the pitch after the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. Arsenal won the game 4-1. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL

'I do not think about changing clubs': Arsenal star publicly rejects transfer offer

Petr Cech insists he isn't planning to leave Arsenal this summer, despite learning of interest from elsewhere, and he just wants to fight for starts in North London.

Arsenal make contact with 21-year-old World Cup star

Arsenal, Napoli and Inter Milan have all made contact with Paris Saint-Germain winger Goncalo Guedes, according to reports in France.
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Arsenal set to battle Napoli again for midfielder with €50m release clause

Arsenal, Paris Saint-Germain and Napoli are all interested in 23-year-old defensive midfielder Stanislav Lobotka, according to reports in Italy.
Arsenal's Czech goalkeeper Petr Cech gestures on the pitch after the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. Arsenal won the game 4-1. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL

Key Arsenal man gives his answer after transfer enquiry from Serie A club

Petr Čech has decided against joining Napoli on a year-long loan, despite the arrival of new Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno, according to reports in Italy.

Incoming Arsenal signing rejected 2 top European clubs for the Gunners

Bernd Leno turned down Napoli and Atletico Madrid to join Arsenal, according to reports in Germany, with the club expected to announce his signature imminently.
Arsenal's Czech goalkeeper Petr Cech gestures on the pitch after the UEFA Europa League first leg quarter-final football match between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 5, 2018. Arsenal won the game 4-1. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL

Napoli make enquiry over shock transfer from Arsenal [Di Marzio]

Napoli want to sign Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech on loan, according to reports.
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)

Napoli to sign Petr Cech on loan

A report in today’s Gazetta dello Sport claims that Carlo Ancelotti and Napoli want Petr Cech on loan for the season and with Arsenal set to sign Brend Leno, they think the have a great chance of puling the move off.
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)

Mislintat target is 'only waiting for Napoli', not Arsenal

Bernd Leno wants to move to Napoli, to join up with Carlo Ancelotti, and isn't interested in a move to Arsenal, according to reports in Italy.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 07: Ousmane Dembele of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Leganes at Camp Nou on April 7, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Uruguayan midfield star edges closer to an Arsenal move

Lucas Torreira is slowly edging closer to an Arsenal move, according to various reports on the situation in the last 24 hours.

Unai Emery tells board he doesn't want forward at Arsenal

A report from Italy today claims that Unai Emery is pushing Lucas Perez towards Lazio as the forward is not in his plans for the new season.

Arsenal chase £35m midfielder as agent confirms he's in contact with the club

Arsenal are one of four English clubs to contact Napoli midfielder Jorginho's agent over the possibility of a transfer this summer, according to the agent himself.

Arsenal prioritise £53m deal for world class star to fill problem position

Arsenal are targeting the signing of Kalidou Koulibaly for £53m this summer, in an effort to shore up their defence.

Arsenal meet with agent of exciting midfielder ahead of summer move

Arsenal met with the representatives of Napoli midfielder Jorginho recently, as they consider a move for the midfielder this summer, according to reports in Brazil.
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Arsenal and Manchester United plan to activate Serie A star's €28m release clause

Arsenal and Manchester United are interested in activating Dries Mertens' €28m release clause, encouraging Napoli to offer him a new deal to remove the option.

Bad news for Arsenal as Chelsea make ‘big offer’ for key target

Arsenal have been linked with a move for Napoli’s 26-year-old defender, Kalidou Koulibaly, for some time now, with reports really ratcheting up after Mislintat’s...

6ft3 goalkeeper set for summer transfer after admitting Arsenal interest

19-year-old goalkeeper Alban Lafont is set to leave Toulouse this summer, according to the French media, with Arsenal joining four other clubs in showing an interest.
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)

Good news for Arsenal as Napoli drop interest in £31.7m senior star replacement

Napoli have reportedly dropped out of the race to sign Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno, which gives Arsenal a better chance of signing him.
Kalidou Koulibaly (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Arsenal want 3 Serie A stars this summer

Arsenal are trying to sign Napoli trio Kalidou Koulibaly, Faouzi Ghoulam and Jorginho this summer, but the Italian club won't part with their players easily.

Club willing to pay £8.9m for exciting 19-year-old target

Napoli and Roma are reportedly willing to pay €10m for Toulouse goalkeeper Alban Lafont, who Arsenal have also been linked with.

Blow for Arsenal and Manchester United as 26-year-old target offered new deal

Napoli are planning to give Jorginho a new contract in an attempt to prevent Arsenal, Liverpool or Manchester United from signing him, according to reports in Italy.
Kalidou Koulibaly (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Manchester United in driving seat for 6ft4 defender despite player interest in Arsenal

Arsenal will have to fight off interest from Chelsea and Manchester United if they want to sign Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli this summer, according to reports.

Arsenal join race for £50m midfielder as agent hints at summer transfer

Arsenal will join Manchester United and Liverpool in trying to sign Napoli midfielder Jorginho this summer, according to reports.
Kalidou Koulibaly (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Exciting £36m Serie A defender likes Arsenal 'a lot,' Wenger still keen

Arsenal continue to scout Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly ahead of a potential move in the summer, according to various reports.
Kalidou Koulibaly (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Arsenal scout £36m answer to defensive problems

Arsenal sent a scout to watch Kalidou Koulibaly in Napoli's Europa League defeat to RB Leipzig on Thursday night, according to reports in Italy.

It rains: Agent discusses potential Santi Cazorla replacement moving to Manchester United or City

Jorginho's agent Joao Santos is relaxed about his client's contract situation, and says it's only logical that top teams would be interested. 

Yours for €35m: Napoli extend 27-year-old's contract because of Arsenal interest

Napoli extended Faouzi Ghoulam's contract in December to ward off interest from Arsenal, Paris Saint-Germain and Monaco, according to reports in Italy.