Football joy for refugees in Syria

Football pitch funded by Qatar gives rare opportunity to Palestinians in outskirts of Damascus.

    Access to a football pitch is something many take for granted.

    But sporting facilities are a luxury for thousands of Palestinians living in Syria.

    Al Jazeera's Andy Richardson travelled to the Yarmouk refugee camp at the outskirts of Damascus, to see one project that is making a difference.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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