Arsenal close in on World Cup goalkeeper

first_img David Ospina 1 Arsenal are set to seal the signing of Colombia goalkeeper David Ospina from Nice.The Gunners need a new back-up goalkeeper following Lukasz Fabianski’s move to Swansea City and Arsene Wenger has identified Ospina as the Pole’s replacement.Ospina, 25, has spent the past six seasons in France with Nice and been capped 45 times, with five of those appearances coming during his country’s impressive campaign at the World Cup this summer.French newspaper Nice-Matin claim the goalkeeper has already agreed terms with Arsenal, while the Gunners are just thrashing out the final details of the deal with Nice.Arsenal are expected to pay a fee of around £3.1m for Ospina, whose existing contract at Nice expires in June.last_img

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