Date: 13th June 2019 at 12:21pm
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Arsenal have given until the end of this week to decide whether they want to sign on a permanent basis.

The 30-year-old spent last season on at Napoli and fell just one game short of the 25 needed for the Serie Club to sign him on a permanent deal.

The Daily Mail (via ) now claim that will give Napoli until Saturday to exercise Ospina’s £3.1million purchase clause. The report foes on to say that although the Naples club are keen to sign Ospina, they are only willing to pay £2million for his services with only a year left on his deal at .

Arsenal are unwilling to lower Ospina’s valuation as they believe there are clubs in Spain and France who would meet their asking price for the Colombian shot-stopper.

With now retired, even if Ospina was to return to Arsenal he would almost certainly be the back-up option to .