Jordan Aina

  • DATE OF BIRTH

    1 December 2001
  • BIRTHPLACE

    Southwark, England
  • Position

    Defender

Jordan Aina is a versatile defender who first joined our Academy as an Under-9 after progressing through our development centre programme.

Academy years

The younger brother of Ola, who also progressed through our youth ranks as a scholar and then professional, Jordan is a committed defender on the field and has played in a number of defensive roles throughout his schoolboy years. He signed his scholarship deal in July 2018.

Aina made 14 league and cup appearances for the Chelsea youth team in 2018/19, playing predominantly at left wing-back as the young Blues developed one of the best defences in the league and debuted in the UEFA Youth League starting in the draw against Lille in October 2019.


READ: TEENAGE KICKS - JORDAN AINA