Ola Aina is a Nigerian professional footballer who currently plays as a right-back for Serie A club Torino and the Nigeria national team. He is known for his pace, athleticism, and attacking ability.
Ola Aina Early Life and Education
Ola Aina was born on October 12, 1996, in Southwark, London, England. He is of Nigerian descent and his parents are from Lagos. Aina attended Peckham Town Academy, a secondary school in south London, where he played football for the school team. He was also a talented sprinter and won several medals at local athletics competitions.
Ola Aina Professional Career
Aina began his professional career at Chelsea, joining the club’s youth academy at the age of seven. He progressed through the academy ranks and made his first-team debut in 2016. Aina spent the 2016-17 season on loan at Hull City, where he made 26 appearances. He returned to Chelsea for the 2017-18 season, but made just two appearances before joining Torino on loan in January 2018.
Aina made a positive impression at Torino and the club made his move permanent in the summer of 2018. He has since become a regular for Torino and has helped the club to qualify for the Europa League on two occasions.
Ola Aina International Career
Aina made his debut for the Nigeria national team in a friendly match against Senegal in June 2016. He was a member of the Nigeria squad for the 2018 World Cup and has since made over 20 appearances for his country.
Ola Aina Net Worth
Ola Aina’s net worth is estimated to be around £5 million. His primary source of income is his salary from Torino. He also has several endorsement deals with major brands such as Nike.
Ola Aina Personal Life
Ola Aina is a private person and does not share much about his personal life on social media. He is currently dating a model named Maria.
Ola Aina is a talented Nigerian footballer who has achieved great success in his career so far. He is a regular for Torino and the Nigeria national team and has a bright future ahead of him.