The Eagles, who are set to clash with the Squirrels of Benin Republic by 5pm today, had needed just a point from their final two qualifiers to book a spot in the continent’s showpiece tournament, but the 0-0 draw in Maseru handed them a reprieve even without kicking a ball.
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On Friday, the entire Nigerian contingent of players and officials returned COVID-19 negative results after tests conducted on Thursday, ahead of the clash with African champions Algeria that the North Africans won by the odd goal in Klagenfurt.
The Premier League new boys are keen to bring versatile defender Aina back to London to bolster their squad ahead of their top-flight return.
Torino fullback Ola Aina has admitted that he decided to leave Chelsea after a chat with former Blues manager Maurizio Sarri.
Torino full-back Ola Aina has named former Barcelona star Dani Alves as his favourite player, citing his achievements as the reason.
Former African champions, the Super Eagles, lost a two-goal lead against Ukraine in an international friendly at the FC Dnipro Arena, Dnipro on Tuesday.
English Premier League clubside, Chelsea, say Nigeria defender, Ola Aina, has joined Serie A side AS Torino on a permanent deal.
Chelsea are set to cash in on prospect Ola Aina.
Torino plan to activate an £8.5 million (€10 million) option to turn full-back Aina’s loan spell into a permanent deal.
Stand-in Captain Ahmed Musa and 21 other players trained at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on Tuesday evening as the Super Eagles stepped into gear for Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying battle against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Johannesburg.
Chelsea youngster Ola Aina is considering a potential loan switch to Serie A side Torino, according to Sky sources.
The names of the players that made the list were posted on the official national team Twitter handle: @NGSuperEagles
The City man made his first start for the Super Eagles when they took on Algeria in a World Cup qualifier.