Aina thanks teammates for maiden Torino goal
Super Eagles defender, Ola Aina is over the moon for scoring his first goal for Seria A side, Torino which he has has attributed to collective effort which secured the vital three points against Udinese on Sunday afternoon.
Aina who is on loan to the Maroons had to wait till the 31st minute before registering his name on the score sheet after being set up by Cristian Ansaldi at the Stade Olimpico Grande, Torino. Udinese paraded Nigeria international, William Troost-Ekong
1st Goal ➕ 3 Points! ⚽️🙏🏿. Team effort to secure the win 💯. Good linking up with the bro @WTroostEkong . #MrLulu,” he posted on his Twitter account.
It was Aina’s 22nd appearance for Torino in all competitions this season with the goal quite a memorable one for the Nigerian who last found the back of the net on January 6, 2018 against Blackburn Rovers while in the colours of Hull City.
Ekong, who played the entire match was booked in the 86th minute.
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The Chelsea loanee has now tallied 2 goals in 74 first-team appearances cumulatively for Chelsea, Hull City and Torino.