Aina fired up for Nigeria vs. Zambia cracker

Tolu Olasoji
The youngster is looking forward to the game against the Chipolopolo after putting up a fine display for the Tigers on Saturday

Ola Aina is battle ready for Nigeria's World Cup Qualifying clash with Zambia on October 7.

The versatile defender has shifted attention to national team duties after he contributed an assist to help Hull City to a 6-1 demolition of Birmingham City in weekend's English Championship encounter.

And the 20-year-old has taken to the social media to state his readiness for the crunch tie.

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“Looking forward to International Duties (with the) Super Eagles,” Aina tweeted.

Aina will be looking forward to making his debut for Gernot Rohr’s tutored side after he was unable to get off the bench in the draw against Cameroon in Yaounde last month.

Nigeria sit atop the Group B standings with ten points from four matches, three points ahead of their closest rival, Zambia.