Kenyan Born Super Agent Lifting The Game
He was born and raised in Eastleigh 32 years ago and went to Muslim Primary School. He Played football under MYSA in 2006 and represented them in the Annual Norway Cup. We are taking about none other than Jamal ‘Ato’ Ibrahim
At the age of 22 Years he left for Sweden and played in the 3rd division before quitting football to concentrate on education and work.
He later on got into Sports Management scouting for teams in Sweden and finally becoming an Agent.
Currently he manages some of the top Kenyan players abroad namely Anthony Wambani, Ovella Ochieng, Eric ‘Mapake’ Johanna, Masoud Juma and Eric ‘Marcelo’ Ouma who made a big move to the swedish top side AIK on a 5 Year deal.
Locally he manages KPL Kariobangi Sharks Sidney Lokale, Tuskers David Majak and 5 Players from the Ugandan League.
“Kenyan players need to be patient, hard working and professional to make it abroad. The football management in Kenya also need to put up youth structures to have a bright future” says Jamal.
His Agency Atoto Sports Management will have a Coaching Course from 3rd to 5th Jan 2020 at the Gems Cambridge for youth Coaches.