Super Eagles wing-back, Ola Aina has been ruled out of the upcoming international friendly match between Nigeria and Brazil on Sunday.
Naija News understands that Aina picked up an injury after a domestic accident and will not be available for the friendly match.
Confirming the Accident on it’s Twitter handle, the Nigerian Football Federation said he won’t be available.
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. #SoarSuperEagles #Team9jaStrong. pic.twitter.com/dNAQetsCmj
— The NFF 🇳🇬 (@thenff) October 9, 2019
Aina is among the five defenders called by Coach Gernot Rohr for the clash. Others are Omeruo, Balogun, Ekong, Awaziem, Ajayi and Collins. Aina is also the third player to withdraw from the friendly against the five-time world champions in Singapore.
CD Leganes defender Kenneth Omeruo and Bordeaux winger Samuel Kalu have both pulled out of the game due to injury.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr will be expected to name a replacement for the former Chelsea defender.