The atmosphere was lively at Ingólfstorg square in Reykjavík yesterday, where an international crowd gathered to watch the World Cup final.
An interactive app available online helps users understand Team Iceland’s possibilities for advancing to the Round of 16.
Iceland’s second World Cup match against Nigeria will take place at 15:00 local time on Friday, prompting many businesses and organizations to close early to watch the game.
The average height of players on Iceland’s World Cup team is 1.85 meters (over 6 feet), making them the tallest team participating in this year’s World Cup.
Iceland’s 23-man football team for the 2018 World Cup was announced yesterday, but wasn’t the squad that many observers had been expecting.
Captain of the Iceland Men’s National Football Team Aron Gunnarsson will undergo surgery today for an injury sustained on Saturday.
Knockoff Icelandic football jerseys are being sold online for a fraction of the price of the real thing.
Gunnar Þór Andrésson, a man who trademarked the word ‘HÚH! says that he regrets how his recent and increasingly public debate with well-known comic Hugleikur Dagsson about a copyright infringement issue has played out; he won't be pursuing the matter further.
Dmitry Peskov, a spokesman for the Kremlin, told journalists that “the World Cup what is important...not the arrival of delegates or official representatives, the important thing is the team matches.”
Icelandic cartoonist, writer, and comedian Hugleikur Dagsson has been told he is not allowed to sell t-shirts he designed in honor of the Iceland’s World Cup-qualifying football team because the caption on the shirt is a copyright violation.
Two men were acquitted in a curious court case involving a flipped car and a group of football fans.
The Icelandic government is considering boycotting the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia to show support for the UK, RÚV reports.
Icelandic footballer Gylfi Sigurðsson is expected to recover from his knee injury in time for Iceland’s first FIFA World Cup.
Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is spending a mid-season break in Iceland with his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez.
Icelandic footballer Gylfi Sigurðsson has suffered a knee injury and will be out of play for weeks or months.
Sara Björk Gunnarsdóttir, captain of the Icelandic Women’s football team, has made the FIFPro World XI shortlist.
The Icelandic Men’s National Football team will be unveiling their new team uniforms at their upcoming friendly match against Mexico.