No team from the Middle East has ever qualified for the Women’s World Cup.
Jordan narrowly missed out on this year’s tournament although they’re perhaps the best placed for a future in the top flight.
It’s women’s football team may only be a decade old but it has become the strongest in the region.
However, Jordan is a socially and religiously conservative country and many believe football is not an appropriate sport for females.
Nisreen El-Shamayleh reports from Amman