Royal Highness Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein
Established in 1949
Headquarters in Amman, Jordan
Member of FIFA since 1958
Member of AFC since
Member of the UAFA
(Union Arabe de Football Association) since 1974
Jordan was among the first Arab and Asian countries to
introduce official football tournaments. With the first league championship
held in early as 1944, under the supervision of the General Atheltic
Association. In 1949, the Jordan Football Association was established, and soon
joined FIFA in 1958, and in 1974 became a founding member of the UAFA, and a
member of AFC in 1975.
The JFA oversees all football tournaments and activities in Jordan, starting
from grassroots, center, official local tournaments, Women’s Football and the
men’s Football championships. Currently the tournaments include:
Jordan Professional League “Al-Manaseer”.
Jordan FA Cup.
Jordan Super Cup.
1st Division League.
2nd Division League.
3rd Division League.
Women A League.
Women B League.
Youth tournaments for age groups: U-20, U-18,
U-16 and U-14.