Ola Aina shines as Torino ease past Sampdoria

The Nigeria international provided an assist to help Walter Mazzarri’s men to an emphatic victory over the Blue-Hooped at Luigi Ferraris

Ola Aina put in an impressive performance as Torino defeated Sampdoria 4-1 in Sunday’s Italian Serie A encounter.

The wing-back who has been a consistent fixture for the Bull, featuring in all but one of their league games since joining the side on loan in the summer from Chelsea, provided the assist for his side’s third goal.

Andrea Belotti got the curtain raiser 12 minutes into the game and then doubled the lead in the 46th minute from the penalty spot.

In the 56th minute, Aina sent in a cross that was met by Iago Falque for the third goal of the game.

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Fabio Quagliarella scored a consolation in the 65th minute before Armando Izzo sealed the victory 12 minutes before stoppage time.

The former Hull City defender along Cameroon international Nicolas Nkoulou featured for the entire duration of the game.

With the win, Torino are seventh in the log with 17 points from 11 games. They take on Parma in their next league outing on November 10.

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