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Nigeria full back, Ola Aina joins Torino from Chelsea

Nigeria full back, Ola Aina has joined Italian professional football club, Torino on a permanent basis from Chelsea in a deal worth £8.9m (€10m).

The 22-year-old had an impressive one-year loan spell at the Serie A club, making 32 appearances and scoring once.

Torino president Urbano Cairo announced that they had exercised their option to buy Aina with the current deal set to expire at the end of June.

Cairo said:

We’ve redeemed Aina for €10m, as well as Cristian Ansaldi, and Koffi Djidji. Now Torino own all their players.

Meanwhile, Torino finished seventh on the table.

Promise Amadi

Amadi Promise is an Assistant Senior Editor at Okay Nigeria (Okay.ng) who handles Sports & Educational sections. He loves sharing what he knows and also learns from others. Promise is also an Android developer at Rad5 Tech Hub.
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