Coach Kim Grant is delighted Kofi Kordzi have proved the critics wrong after opening his account for new Qatari side Muaither SC.
The former Hearts of Oak coach signed the Muaither SC striker from a lower-tier club in 2019 when he was appointed as head coach for the Phobians.
Although many questioned the signing, Coach Kim Grant kept faith in Kofi Kordzi and worked on the striker to polish his game.
Following outstanding displays for the Phobians, Kordzi has now been signed by Muaither SC and is now playing his football in Qatar.On Thursday, the strong attacker scored on his debut when his club drew 2-2 against Al-Shahania.
Reacting to the goal, a delighted coach Kim Grant says he is proud of Kofi Kordzi.
“Kofi Kordzi, Proud of you Bro, I remember when I signed you from an amateur 3rd Division club, people were critical saying you can’t run, you’re overweight, after 7 months at the club, you’ve got transferred and moved to another level. You’ve proved doubters wrong”, Kim Grant posted on his Twitter page after the game.
Kordzi, 25, is being tipped to help Muaither SC enjoy a successful campaign in the 2020/2021 Qatar Second Division season. He was Hearts of Oak’s top scorer in the cancelled 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Kofi Kordzi bagged six goals in 14 outings for Hearts of Oak.