Ola Aina “suffered Domestic Injury” out of Brazil Friendly

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17 July 2019, Egypt, Cairo: Nigeria's Ola Aina reacts after a tackle during the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations third place final soccer match between Tunisia and Nigeria at the Al-Salam Stadium. Photo: Omar Zoheiry/dpa (Photo by Omar Zoheiry/picture alliance via Getty Images)

Gernot Rohr will be without one more trusted lieutenant, after the NFF confirmed Wing-back Ola Aina has pulled out of Sunday’s International friendly against Brazil.

Aina joins a growing list, which includes Kenneth Omeruo, Samuel Kalu and long term absentee Ahmed Musa, all of whom have also been ruled out of the friendly due to injury.

 

On Wednesday, the Federation confirmed in a Tweet that the Italy-based defender suffered a domestic injury and will not be available for selection against the Selecao.

 

Just in: Torino of Italy wing back Ola Aina is out of Sunday’s international friendly against Brazil. He picked up an injury after a domestic accident and will not be available.

 

 

The defender, who celebrated his 23rd birthday on Tuesday, has earned 14 caps with the Super Eagles.

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