|Full name||Amer Shafi Mahmoud Sabbah|
|Date of birth||10 February 1982|
|Place of birth||Amman, Jordan|
|Height||1.82 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
|2004–2005||→ Al-Faisaly (loan)||17||(0)|
|2006–2007||→ Ismaily (loan)||9||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of April 27, 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of June 7, 2017
Shafi began his career as a midfielder and later on became goalkeeper. After playing for a couple of years in Al-Yarmouk, he was chosen to be the goalkeeper on the Jordanian national team. After his outstanding and incredible performances in the 2004, 2011 and 2015 AFC Asian Cup tournaments, he was offered to take proficiency in Europe, but was not able to leave Jordan due to family conditions and his international career. 
Shafi played his first international match with the Jordan national team against Kenya in a friendly match on 17 August 2002 which ended in a 1–1 draw. Shafi is and has always been nicknamed the "Whale of Asia" due to his outstanding and incredible acrobatic saves and performances.
International career statistics
- As of 7 June 2017
|Jordan national team|
- Jordan Premier League (6): 2007–08, 2008–09, 2010–11, 2013–14, 2014–15, 2015–16
- Jordan FA Cup (4): 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2013–14
- Jordan FA Shield (2): 2008, 2010
- Jordan Super Cup (4): 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2014
Personal life and family
Shafi is married and has two sons named Wisam and Yousef.
- Amer Shafi Sabbah Mahmoud - Century of International Appearances
- FIFA Century Club
- Amer Shafi officially signs up for Al-Wehdat SC
- The return of Jordan's top goalkeeper
- International player Amer Shafi transfers from Al-Yarmouk to Ismaily SC
- Amer Shafi's second suspension
- Shafi: "My relationship and business with Al-Wehdat Club is based on love not money"
- The suspension of the Jordanian Whale