first summer signing as Arsenal officially announce transfer done deal

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Napoli complete signing Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina. Gunners added German shot-stopper, Bernd Leno, last summer and the 30-year-old goalkeeper decided to change the working place to get regular game time. He won several titles with the London club over the years like two English FA Cup and English Super Cup.

Carlo Ancelotti wanted to sign a new shot-stopper as Pepe Reina joined Milan, Orestis Karnezis already up to 33 and they needed replacement. Colombia international was the best choice in this situation as he established himself impressively in Serie A. David joined Napoli from the London club last summer with a season-long loan deal.

He is one of the best shot-stoppers in Serie A and an important figure for the club. In this season, Ospina played 24 matches and made eight clean sheets in all tournament. It is an excellent result, and he can improve his consequences during the next campaign.

The 30-year-old goalkeeper regularly plays in the national team and also helped them to reach the quarter-final in the 2014 World Cup, but after losing 2-1 against Brazil, they kicked out from the competition. Napoli had an impressive result in Serie A as they finished the tournament in a second position and got the Champions League ticket.

Little Donkeys lost the Europa League both quarter-final matches against Arsenal and kicked out from the competition. Italian club signed several players last summer like Alex Meret from Udinese, Kevin Malcuit from Lille, Fabian Ruiz from Real Betis, Simone Verdi from Bologna and Carlos Vinicius from Real.

 

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