News Tagged with “Football”

President Guðni Th. Jóhannsson (middle) during the presentation of the new shirt, which will be used during the FIFA World Cup Championships this summer.

New National Football team shirt faces criticism

19 Mar A new version of the official national Icelandic football team shirt has faced criticism in Iceland, mostly because it's not designed by Icelandic designers.

Íslendingar fagna sigrinum gegn Tyrkjum á dögunum.

VIDEO: Icelandic National Football Team celebrates after beating Turkey

27 Oct Captain of the Icelandic Men’s National Football team, Aron Einar Gunnarsson, posted a video on Facebook showing the team celebrate the 0:3 win over Turkey.

The Icelandic women's national football team.

Historic win for Iceland's national women's football team against Germany

20 Oct It's not just the men's national football team in Iceland that's making headlines. The Icelandic women's national football team has been doing amazingly well and today they beat Germany 3:2 in Weisbaden.

Víðir Reynisson, here in the middle, is expecting a busy time with the national team in Russia next summer.

Expects Icelandic national team to draw lots of attention

12 Oct Chief of security of the Icelandic national men's football team is already preparing for the team's participation in the FIFA World Cup in Russia next summer.

A lot of Icelanders want to support "our boys" at the FIFA World Cup in Russia 2018.

Icelanders already looking to book flights for FIFA World Cup in Russia

11 Oct Travel agencies in Iceland are already receiving requests from Icelanders looking for flights to Russia for the FIFA World Cup next summer.

Aron Einar shouting with joy.

Iceland becomes smallest nation to qualify for the World Cup

10 Oct Iceland rejoices as the Icelandic national men's team in football beat Kosovo 2:0 last night thus qualifying for the FIFA cup finals in Russia 2018.

The Icelandic team heating up today at Laugardalsvöllur stadium.

Watch tonight's match in the Fan Zone on a giant screen

9 Oct A fan zone for supporters of the Iceland team in the parking lot outside Laugardalur stadium.

If the team wins tonight, it's a historic one.

Icelandic national football team meets Kosovo tonight in Laugardalur

9 Oct If Iceland's national men's football team wins the match tonight against Kosovo they will have secured a place in the 2018 FIFA world cup. If they win, they will become the nation with the smallest population ever to qualify for the finals.

Iceland beat Ukraine 2:0 last night.

Ukranian football fans arrested at Iceland- Ukraine match last night

6 Sep The Reykjavik Metropolitan Police arrested two supporters of the Ukranian national team last night at Laugardalur shortly after the Iceland- Ukraine match began. The men were carrying rocks in their backpacks.

Birkir Már Sævarsson tackles Perparim Hetemaj in Tampere today.

All eyes on Finland - Iceland match

2 Sep The National Icelandic football team is playing against Finland in Tampere. The much anticipated match began at 4 pm and the current score is 1:0 for Finland.

Spectators getting frustrated at last nights match.

Iceland's "dóttirs" lose to Austria 3:0

27 Jul A great crowd of people gathered at Ingólfstorg square last night to watch the Iceland - Austria match at the UEFA Women's Euro 2017.

There are many fans of the Icelandic team gathered in Tilburg

The new Icelandic EURO football adventure starts now!

18 Jul The Icelandic people are on the edges of their seats as the Icelandic Women’s National Team’s first match in EURO 2017 starts. The first game is against France, a team many believe likely to win the tournament.

Aron Einar Gunnarsson was made famous for both his skills in football, and his beard.

Footballer‘s Viking beard turned into a fishing fly

28 Jun Captain of the Icelandic Men’s National Football team, Aron Einar Gunnarsson was made famous in the EURO 2016 for his skills in football and his beard. He shaved it off a few months ago, but decided to make use of a part of it rather than throwing it away.

Margrét Lára Viðarsdóttir is one of Iceland's most famous football players.

I'll be back!

14 Jun “This sucks, as simple as that. I thought I’d had my share of injuries,” says Margrét Lára Viðarsdóttir, one of Iceland's most famous footballers. She suffered a ruptured cruciate ligament and will not be participating in the EURO 2017.

The Icelandic Women's Football Team competes in the EURO 2017 next July.

Football: “One of the best first halves we’ve ever played”

14 Jun “We were full of energy in the first half but relinquished too much in the second half,” says captain Sara Björk Gunnarsdóttir after the team’s loss against Brazil last night.


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USD USD 99.19 EUR EUR 122.30
GBP GBP 139.80 DKK DKK 16.42
NOK NOK 12.76 SEK SEK 11.98
CHF CHF 104.70 JPY JPY 0.95