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Report: Newspaper understand Ospina wants out of Arsenal; Besiktas interested

David Ospina has failed to establish himself at Arsenal since his arrival two years ago.

Arsenal's Hector Bellerin, David Ospina, Santi Cazorla and Gabriel Paulista celebrate with the trophy after winning the FA Cup Final David Ospina celebrates winning the FA Cup Final with Arsenal in 2015

The Daily Mirror are reporting that Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina is a transfer target for Turkish Süper Lig giants Besiktas. 

The Colombian stopper found his chances limited at the Emirates over this past season, following the arrival of first choice goalkeeper Petr Cech.

Arsenal's Petr Cech celebrates at the end of the matchArsenal's Petr Cech celebrates

The former Nice man made only 12 appearances for the Gunners and The Mirror understand that he is determined to leave the North London outfit over the summer, with the Turkish club prepared to offer him an escape route.

Ospina has made only 35 appearances for Arsenal since his move from French Ligue 1 side Nice two years ago, which cost £3.2m according to the Daily Mail.

The newspaper claim that Besiktas are willing to offer around £3 million for Ospina's services, a fee that the Gunners would definitely consider. 

Besiktas soccer players celebrate with the Turkish Super League trophy during a championship ceremony at Vodafone Arena in IstanbulBesiktas players celebrate with the Turkish Super League trophy 

Besiktas are not the only interested party, however, and The Mirror understand numerous clubs in France have sounded out the possibility of moving for the Colombian, while Everton are also rumoured to be interested in his signature.

If Ospina were to leave Arsenal, manager Arsene Wenger would have to make a move to replace his back-up keeper, or recall Wojciech SzczÄ™sny from his loan spell at Roma.

Arsenal manager Arsene WengerArsenal manager Arsene Wenger

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