Super Eagles’ and Torino of Italy wing-back,Ola Aina has revealed he’s loving his stay in Turin, positing that playing in Torino has helped improve the tactical aspect of his game, AOIFootball.com reports.
Aina, who has been impressive for the Turin giants this season, starting in seven of their league outings since joining on loan from Chelsea, further added that he is already adapting to life is in the Italian capital.
“It has been very good so far and I’m loving it; it is really helping me tactically. The football here is very tactical. You have to concentrate a lot. They spend a lot of time on set-pieces and getting the right movement. That is what I would say is really different to England.
“I think I’m learning a lot tactically. In every game and training session, I am learning something new, and I’m just trying to implement that in my game,” Aina said.
The 22-year-old further praised the Serie A for its high level of competition compared to his time at Hull City last season.
“It’s definitely a higher level than the Championship. The pace of the games varies. Sometimes they are slow, sometimes you play against teams like Napoli and it’s very quick. I’ve been enjoying every game I’ve been involved in,” Aina concluded.