"I knew that Id improve on the first match and what happened was fantastic." Historic scenes unfolded on Monday at the Al Hassan International Stadium in Irbid, in northern Jordan. Just a few minutes after kick-off, Sarah Abu-Sabbah picked up the ball on the right, surged towards the penalty box at pace and then unleashed a strike that sent ripples

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“It was a very rewarding experience. We know where we are now and this is only the start.” This was the upbeat message Jordan goalkeeper Rand Albustanji had for FIFA.com as she reflected on her country’s very first appearance at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup.After suffering three defeats and saying their tournament goodbyes against New Zealand, the young Jordanians departed the

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