Mohammed Zakyi

Mohammed Zakyi

Mohammed Zakyi is a Right to Dream graduate currently studying at Canterbury School in Connecticut on a student-athlete scholarship.

Born in Tamale in the North of Ghana, Mohammed joined the Academy in 2009. A prolific striker with a great goalscoring touch, he helped the Academy win the Gothia Cup – a world-renowned elite football tournament – in consecutive years (2014-15) and was an integral part of the unbeaten RtD U18s squad from their Tours of Europe in 2015.

He also shone in the classroom, becoming the first RtD student to AS-Levels in Maths, Economics and PE.

Mohammed is now focused on securing a place at University.