Italian club, Torino are planning a meeting with Chelsea to negotiate the permanent signing of Nigeria defender, Ola Aina, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Aina joined Torino from Chelsea on a season-long loan deal this summer and has impressed during his time with the Turin- based outfit.
There have been several reports that Torino are willing to bring the young defender to the club on permanent basis with Chelsea reportedly wiling to negotiate if the offer is right.
Italian news outlet, Calciomercato. com reports that Torino president, Urbano Cairo and sporting director, Gianluca Petrachi will meet with Chelsea hierarchy in the coming days to finalise the deal.
A return to Chelsea look unlikely for the 22-year-old will the array of talented defenders at the disposal of Blues manager, Maurizio Sarri.
Aina has made 14 league appearances for the Maroons this season but is yet to register a goal for the club.
He look good to earn a starting role in the Walter Mazzari’s side when they face Sassuolo in a Serie A clash on Saturday.
By Adeboye Amosu
Torino Eager To Negotiate Aina’s Permanent Transfer From Chelsea