Khassa Camara began his youth career in France with Ligue 2 side ES Troyes AC's B team. After spending half of the 2014-15 season on loan with French third-tier side US Boulogne, he moved to Greece to join GS Ergotelis in the second division of Greek football. Half a season later, Camara moved to AO Xanthi, a top tier Greek side at the time, and became integral to the team's midfield, making 76 league appearances for them and bagging two assists. He represents Mauritania, made his international debut in 2013 and now has 40 caps for the national team. Camara played for them in the 2019 African Cup of Nations, making two appearances for his side in the tournament. After a successful season with the Highlanders last year, Camara extended his stay for the 2021-22 season.