SMS Łódź and Ghana Attacking Midfielder, Ernestina Abambila, has confirmed sports agents preference for men’s football than women’s football transfer.
Abambila, on Radio Gold with Gifty Gyepong, expressed her concerns and stress involved in securing agents for professional contracts with clubs, as a player and how she landed her first professional contract.
“Mostly is players who look for agents when it comes to women’s football because they are more into men’s football or an agents can look for you when they only need”.
“I met one Nigerian guy on Facebook and he said he can help me so I sent him my football CV and that initiated my first professional transfer to a team in Minsk in the women’s professional league in Belarus.
The ball is developing a lot and when you’re black, they expects a lot from you”.
Abambila won the 2021/2022 Polish Women’s league with Łódź as well Player of the season in her team. Hence, qualification for the UEFA Women’s Champions league for 2022/2023 season.