Arsenal hope to sign Colombian star while another Liverpool ace set to leave

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ARSENAL have stepped up their transfer activity in recent weeks, with the Gunners looking to compete for the Premier League title next season.

After completing the signing of Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona, the Gunners look set to follow that up with a number of other acquisitions.

They are just one of the clubs to have made today’s transfer headlines, with Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur among the other sides to make the headlines.

It is relatively quiet on the Sunderland front, but they look set to miss out on former loanee Ki Sung-Yueng, who is expected to join Aston Villa from Swansea City. (The Telegraph)

The Gazette, meanwhile, revealed Newcastle United are hopeful of landing Feyenoord right-back Daryl Janmaat after completing the signing of Remy Cabella yesterday.

Manchester United have suffered transfer disappointment after Arjen Robben snubbed the chance to join them from Bayern Munich. (Daily Telegraph)

Arsenal are hopeful of completing the signing of Colombia goalkeeper David Ospina for £3m this week. (Daily Mirror)

After the sale of Luis Suarez, Liverpool could lose another forward this summer, with Iago Aspas set to join Sevilla on loan for the season. (Liverpool Echo)

Chelsea have opened talks over the return of striker Didier Drogba as a player-coach. (Daily Mail)

Jan Vertonghen’s agent says the defender could leave Tottenham this summer. (London Evening Standard)

Tottenham’s other transfer plans are up on the air, with Michael Dawson and Gylfi Sigurdsson reluctant to leave. (Daily Mirror)

Liverpool have re-entered the bidding for Sevilla left-back Alberto Moreno, who could be available for £18m. (Daily Express)