Ola Aina agrees loan move to Fulham with option of permanent £11m deal

Ola Aina agrees loan move to Fulham with option of permanent £11m deal

- Ola Aina has agreed to a loan deal with Premier League newcomers Fulham

- The 23-year-old has spent two years with Italian Serie A side Torino

- Aina has made a total of 62 appearances and scored one goal for Serie A side

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Ola Aina has reportedly accepted a season-long loan move to newly-promoted Premier League side Fulham with an option to buy for £11 million.

The Super Eagles wing-back has drawn the interest of the London based club following his performances for Serie side Torino.

Ola Aina agrees loan move to Fulham with option £11m deal

Ola Aina agrees loan move to Fulham with option £11m deal. Photo Credit: Getty Images
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The Cottagers' boss Scott Parker is looking to add to his defensive options when the English topflight division kicks off on September 12.

Aina joined Torino on loan from Chelsea in 2018 and was given a permanent deal after his last impressive showing with the Turin club for €10m.

According to Sky Sport Italia, the 23-year-old is now on the verge of making back to England to join Fulham ahead of next season's campaign.

The Nigerian international who scored one goal and provided five assists in 62 league appearances for the Serie A club in his two years in Italy.

Aina has also had loan spell with Championship side Hull City while he was still at Chelsea and made 44 appearances for the Tigers.

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Meawnhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Aina could be making a return back to England as newly-promoted Premier League side Fulham want his services, Complete Sports reports.

It is understood that the Nigerian international could join the Cottagers on loan from Serie A side Torino this summer.

The report further added that Fulham boss Scott Parker wants a versatile defender in his squad for the coming season and the 23-year-old is his best option.

Legit.ng had earlier reported that Chidozie Awaziem has joined Portuguese Primeira Liga club Boavista on a one-year loan deal, reports Completesports.com.

The Nigerian international returned to his parent club FC Porto after a season long loan spell with relegated Spanish club Leganes.

The 23-year-old now has the option to make his deal permanent based on performances ahead of the new campaign.

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