Top 10 shortest football players in the world

By Raghu
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Top 10 shortest football players in the world

Here are the top 10 shortest football players in the world

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Being short may look shameful to a player but they have their own advantages. For instance, short player have better dribbling skills than tall players.

Lionel Messi is the greatest example of this. He is the best dribbler in the football history. Another example you see is Paulo Dybala.

Top 10 shortest football player in the world:

Élton José Xavier Gomes (5 feet 0.63 inches) – Xavier Gomes is an attacking midfielder for Saudi club Al-Qadsiah FC and is the one who was signed by the Romanian side Bucuresti in 2007.

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Daniel Alberto Villalva Barrios (5 feet 0.63 inches) – Despite his small body he has been able to come up as a competent footballer the team could ever have. He is definitely the youngest and the.

Marcin Garuch (5 feet 1 inch) – Garuch with his small stature plays great football and his technical skill at the game is solid proof of his abilities. He is undoubtedly one of the most talented and shortest football players in the world right now.

Jafal Rashed Al-Kuwari (5 feet 1 inch) – He has remained the captain of the Qatari national team and, also, played beach football for it. Despite his small height, he has proved himself as one of the greatest soccer players the world has ever produced.

Rui Gil Soares de Barros (5 feet 2 inches) – With his small height, he has made a name in the world of soccer. His skilled techniques at the game, his exceedingly well-playing style, and his ability to keep the ball away from the opponents were proof of him having a successful career in football.

Maximiliano Moralez (5 feet 2 inches) – Moralez is an attacking midfielder for Major League Soccer club New York City FC has a height of 1.6 m. He is definitely shorter than most footballers, but ‘Frasquito’ is loved by everyone.

Levi Porter (5 feet 3 inches) – Levi earned acknowledgments while playing for the Foxes as the shortest soccer player in Premier League. Being a product of the Leicester City youth system, he had a lot to offer.

Madson Formagini Caridade (5 feet 3 inches) – If there’s a list of the short Height footballers who have made their names with their prodigious skill, Madson Formagini will be a sure shot to make it to the list.

Joe Allen (5 feet 6 inches) – Despite being among the shortest football players, he is an amazing midfielder for Premier League club Stoke City.

Alexis Sanchez (5 feet 6-1/2 inches) – Born in 1988, Sanchez who plays for Inter Milan is amazing at what he does and is a successful footballer as of now. He joined the Spanish giants Barcelona in 2011 and became the shortest soccer player in La Liga.

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