Temitayo Olufisayo Olaoluwa Aina, often recognized as Ola Aina, is a skilled professional footballer Born in Southwark, London, England, having Nigeria decent
His birthdate is 8 October 1996, and Aina has rapidly garnered acclaim in the football realm, showcasing notable skills and versatility on the pitch. Emerging from the vibrant tapestry of Nigeria’s Yoruba tribe, Ola Aina is a testament to the cultural richness that courses through his veins. Inspired by the traditions and spirit of his people, his family stands as a pillar of unwavering support, igniting the flame of motivation that propels his remarkable journey. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Olufemi Aina.
In the realm of football, where every inch matters, Ola Aina stands tall at an impressive height of 1.82 meters (6 feet 0 inches). With the finesse of a seasoned full-back, he maneuvers the field, a key player for Nottingham Forest. The number 43 jersey rests proudly on his shoulders.
Embarking on his football odyssey, Aina’s journey unfolded in the esteemed youth academy of Chelsea, where he meticulously refined his craft from 2007 to 2015. The culmination of his unwavering dedication and tireless efforts materialized when he secured a coveted position in Chelsea’s senior team in 2015. Despite the limited opportunities, Aina left an indelible mark, showcasing his undeniable talent and untapped potential in the select matches he graced for the club.
To enhance his skill set, Aina sought consistent playing time and secured a loan move to Hull City in the 2017-2018 season. His impactful stint saw him make 44 appearances, showcasing his prowess.
Building on this success, Aina embarked on another loan venture to Torino in 2018. His time with Torino further underscored his talent, contributing to 30 appearances and a notable goal, solidifying his status as a promising player.
Torino recognized Aina’s talent, securing his permanent signing in 2019. Aina has since been a key figure, tallying 72 appearances and one goal.
Internationally, he began with England, featuring prominently in the U16 to U20 teams.
Aina’s stellar performances earned him a spot in the Nigerian national team, making his Super Eagles debut in 2017. With 30 caps to his name, he consistently demonstrates his skill on the international stage.
He is Currently representing Nigeria at the ongoing African Cup of Nations in Cote D’Ivoire, making 4 appearance for the country
Aina’s career boasts notable honors, including winning the Barclays U21 Premier League with Chelsea Youth in 2013-14. He secured back-to-back triumphs in the FA Youth Cup for the 2013-14 and 2014-15 seasons. Aina’s contributions also played a role in clinching victories in the UEFA Youth League during the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons.
In November 2020, Aina’s exceptional on-field abilities earned him the Premier League Goal of the Month award.
Aina, the talented right back, is currently with Nottingham Forest in the English Premier League. With one year left on his contract, he is slated to earn a gross salary of £2,080,000, expiring on June 30, 2024, equating to £40,000 per week, excluding bonuses.
Football talent runs in the Aina family. Jordan Aina, the skilled brother of Aina, also is a professional footballer
Olaoluwa Aina is in a happy relationship.