Jordan’s first football team for people with dwarfism

challenges the stigma of dwarfism in the Arab world

Location: Amman

(SOUNDBITE) (Arabic) TEAM GOALKEEPER, EYAD AL ADAWI, SAYS:

“Jordanians and Arabs in general look at us and say, ‘Who are these people? “They don’t see us. There are dwarfs who spend their lives at home and don’t want to be seen. But we want to go out and prove that we can go anywhere and go around the world. Don’t hide inside, go outside and express yourself to the world. Don’t be embarrassed. “

The team was founded in 2019

and consists of players between the ages of 25 and 35

You are now training for international tournaments