Black Satellites coach Karim Zito praised for inspiring interaction with experts at Football Transfer Forum

Published on: 10 June 2022

Ghana’s U-20 head coach has received lots of plaudits for his inspiring interaction with experts at the Football Transfer Forum 7  in Marseille.

Responding to a comment from a follower on its official Facebook page, the organizers of the Football Transfer Forum gave coach Zito a five-star rating.

They added that: “Coach Zito did a great job”.

The ex-Ghana international and African Champions League winner shared his life story from being a footballer to his present role as a youth development coach.

The Ghana U-20 coach also explained the importance of tournaments such as the Tournoi Maurice Revello to the development  and progress of young footballers especially in Ghana.

Other speakers were Alain Revello, son of Maurice Revello(the founder of the Toulon Tournament) and former player of FC Metz, Newcastle United, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Norwich City, Watford and former France U-21 and Cameroon International, Sebastian Bassong.

Pierre Mathey, a sports lawyer who has completed numerous major international player transfers also discussed the football landscape in France touching on issues that affect both agents and clubs.

The two-day event was held on Tuesday June 7 on the sidelines of the Maurice Revello Tournament where the Black Satellites placed 11th after beating Saudi Arabia.

Ghana lost 1-0 Mexico and Indonesia respectively in the group stage and drew 1-1 with Venezuela (lost 4-2 on penalties).