Agent of Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil, Dr Erkut Sogut has arrived in Ghana for a two day official visit at the behest of Daniel Larbi Akowuah the Director International relations of Tudu Mighty Jets Fc.
Whilst in Ghana he will be scouting for the next big thing in the country with his host Daniel Larbi Akowuah of Tudu Mighty Jets FC.
He will also be the guest speaker at events that will be held in the nation’s premier University, University of Ghana- Legon and the Ghana Institute of Journalism.
Among the topics to be discussed at both schools will be his long journey to becoming a Sports lawyer and also a football agent.
Also Sports law, how to become a football agent, and the skill of negotiation will also be key topics that will be on the menu for the day.
Dr. Erkut Sogut is credited as being the brain behind Mesut Ozil’s outrageous contract of 350,000 pounds a week at Arsenals despite entering the twilight of his career.
The lectures is to whip up the student’s enthusiasm in venturing into the murky waters of how to become a football agent, player negotiations and wages among other things.
Sogut, 39, started as a lawyer for sports agents before taking on his first major client in the form of Ozil in 2013. He has a small clientele to work with them on a day-to-day basis