Success stories of Palestinian achievers from all over the world

Omar Jaroun

Sector : Sports, Athletes

Personal Info

  • Country of residence: Palestine
  • Gender: Male
  • Born in: 1983
  • Age: 41
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Omar Jaroun, born on December 10, 1983, in Kuwait City, is a Palestinian football player originally from the city of Tulkarm. He excels as a center back, representing both the Palestine National Team and the Ottawa Fury Club in the North American Soccer League.

Born to Palestinian parents from Tulkarm, Omar experienced displacement due to the Second Gulf War in 1990, leading his family to immigrate to the United States. Despite this upheaval, he remained dedicated to football. In 2007, he made his debut for Palestine during the 2010 World Cup qualifiers, marking the beginning of his international career. Jaroun's journey reflects resilience and determination, embodying the spirit of Palestinian football amidst challenges and adversity.


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