David Ospina
David Ospina

David Ospina

Colombia international goalkeeper David Ospina signed for Arsenal from Nice in July 2014.

Ospina began his career with Atletico Nacional, where he made 97 appearances before leaving to join Nice in 2008. He made 189 league appearances for Les Aiglons during his six-year spell with the French club.

David Ospina Profile

Born August 31, 1988
Medellin, Colombia
Position: Goalkeeper
Squad Number: 13
Previous Club(s) Atletico Nacional, Nice

The 6ft stopper had an impressive World Cup with Colombia, helping his country to the quarter-finals in Brazil with a series of fine displays.

Ospina made his first start for the national team in a 2010 World Cup qualifier against Bolivia, becoming the second youngest keeper to start for Colombia.

 

David Ospina's Arsenal Career

  Prem Lge Europe FA Cup Lge Cup C. Shield Total
Season Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2014-2015 0 0 0 + 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 + 1 0
Total 0 0 0 + 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 + 1 0

My Year

  • 2014/15

August

A thigh injury kept new Colombian goalkeeper David out of action for the whole of August.

September

David made his first Arsenal start against Southampton in the Gunners’ 2-1 Capital One Cup defeat. “I'm really happy to make my debut,” he said after the game. “Unfortunately we didn't win and the result went against us but I just want to keep working. I'm really tranquil because I did my best.”