Nottingham Forest have signed Nigeria worldwide Ola Aina on a one-year deal after his contract with Serie A aspect Torino expired.
The defender, 26, who joined the Italian aspect from Chelsea in 2018, is Forest’s first signing of the summer season.
They’re additionally near signing Manchester United’s Anthony Elanga.
“He is a flexible participant who has good expertise of the Premier League and Serie A,” head coach Steve Cooper stated of Aina.
“He is a very good participant, however a very good athlete as effectively. He’ll positively make the group stronger.”
The total-back briefly returned to the Premier League when he hung out on mortgage at Fulham in the course of the 2020-2021 season.
“It is thrilling to be again enjoying within the Premier League. It is the very best league on the earth and I at all times wish to problem myself,” stated Aina.
Born in London, Aina represented England at youth stage however then selected to play for Nigeria. Since his senior debut in 2017, Aina has made 30 appearances for the Tremendous Eagles.