The Super Eagles of Nigeria latest invitee Ola Aina won’t be just be a solution to the right back issues of the team, Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal.
Aina made the list of the squad for the camp in France after impressing the manager during the Eagles training session in London last month. Although he is more comfortable as a right back cocah of the team feels he can play multiple roles for the team.
According to facts gathered by our editorial team, Aina is viewed by Rohr as cover for the left back spot of the team where Elderson Echiejile for now remains the only credible option in the team.
Aina will provide cover for the on loan Monaco defender aside his original role at right back , where he faces competition from Dutch-Nigerian full back Tyrone Ebuehi.
The 20 year old who has represented England at various age grade agreed to switch allegiance to Nigeria after meeting with the coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, and if his switch gets rectified by FIFA on time, he could make his professional debut for Nigeria against South Africa next month.