Joel Obi Joins Chievo In Three-Year Deal From Torino

Nigerian midfielder Joel Obi has joined Chievo Verona from Torino on a three year deal.

The 27-year-old will wear no. 22 after agreeing to a deal that runs through till the summer of 2021.

The World Cup star Joined  Torino in 2015 from Inter Milan  where he was given his first taste of senior football by current Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho in 2010, and made 59 appearances across all competitions, scoring seven times.

Obi is line to make his competitive debut for the Gialloblù in their season opener against Italian top-flight champions Juventus on August 18.

Meanwhile, Chelsea youngster Olaoluwa Aina is expexted to join Torino on loan with an option to make the move permanent next summer.

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