News | Iceland Monitor | Wed 8 Jun 2016 | 12.00 GMT
VIDEO: The Euro 2016 journey of Iceland’s “golden generation”
This is Iceland's "golden generation" of footballers, says BBC Sportsworld. Photo: Iceland Monitor/Golli
As Iceland’s men’s football team begin their Euro 2016 adventure in France, BBC Sportsworld takes a look at how a combination of facilities, coaching and team spirit has changed football in Iceland from a cult pastime to national sport.
See the story behind the “golden generation” of footballers in Europe’s “nation with the best scenery” on BBC Sportsworld here.