FIFA clears Ola Aina to play for Nigeria

Hull city on loan Chelsea defender Ola Aina has been given the all clean with the aid of global soccer governing frame FIFA to represent Nigeria against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon while both teams clash within the international Cup 2018 Qualifiers.

Aina who finished his transfer from Chelsea to Hull town on mortgage implemented to interchange allegiance from England to Nigeria after representing England at numerous youngsters levels.

FIFA contacted England to switch his nationality to Nigeria, however the English FA slowed the method and it cost Aina a gap within the Super Eagles team that misplaced 0-2 to South Africa in the AFCON 2019 Qualifiers in Uyo.

However, England have submitted their own files to FIFA, who had not been able to rule at the application because of the rigours and demands of the lately concluded Confederations Cup played in Russia

A source on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) disclosed that FIFA have given the license for Aina to represent Nigeria, if he is called by the Team’s boss Gernot Rohr.