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Some Of The Shortest Footballers In The Game

Footballers come in various shapes and sizes, so the Fan Park Crew thought they would do some digging to find some of the shortest players from around the globe.

Benedict Vilakazi

Height: 1.57m

The former Orlando Pirates, Mamelodi Sundowns and Aalborg player comes in fifth on our list.

Marcin Garuch

Height: 1.55m

Garuch plays for a club called Miedz Legnica in the Polish league and is only 24 years of age.

Jafal Al-Kuwari

Height: 1.55m

Jafal played for Qatari side Al-Sadd, and retired in 2009 following a farewell match against AC Milan.

Élton José Gomes

Height: 1.54m

The 28-year-old Brazilian played for a number of clubs, such as Steaua Bucuresti, Al Nasr, Dubai Club, Sport, Al Fateh.

Daniel Villalva Barrios

Height: 1.54m

Hailing from Argentina, Villalva is a striker for River Plate and is one of the shortest players on the planet.

Can you think of any other short footballers? 


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