Super Eagles’ full-back, Ola Aina has been included in the Italian Serie A matchday 23 Team of the Week after his match-winning performance against Udinese at the Stadio Olimpico, AOIFootball.com reports.
The Chelsea loanee scored his side’s only goal in the first half after heading home Cristian Ansaldi’s cross to hand Torino all three points. He is joined in the team of the week by goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu who saved a second-half penalty to preserve Torino’s 1-0 lead.
The Nigerian features on the right-hand side of the midfield in a flat 4-4-2 formation which has AS Roma dominating the list with four players, whilst AC Milan produced 3 players, Torino 2 and Juventus and Frosinone produced one player each.
Aina had a game rating of 7.7, establishing himself as one of the regular performers in Torino, completing 82% of his passes, winning 7 duels, 3 clearances and also completing 100% of his tackles.
Serie A Team of the Week
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