Lars Lagerbäck

Nice Result; Nice Monday

Coach Lars Lagerbäck is optimistic about the Icelandic men’s national football team’s game against England in Nice on Monday, saying he never lost a game against England when he coached the Swedish national team.

Gummi Ben

Icelandic Announcer's Voice of Victory

Listen to the voice of Iceland's announcer, Guðmundur Benediktsson, a.k.a. Gummi Ben, and watch his reaction as Iceland unexpectedly beats Austria at the EURO2016 this afternoon.

Football fans at Ingólfstorg.

Icelandic Celebration in Pictures

Thousands of people watched Iceland vs. Portugal outside on a big screen at Ingólfstorg square in downtown Reykjavík yesterday. Iceland Review editor and photographer Páll Stefánsson was also there to take some snapshots, catching the atmosphere.

Icelandic women's national football team 2015.

Iceland’s Football Women Half-Way to Euro Cup

After beating Macedonia 8-0 at Laugardalsvöllur stadium in Reykjavík on Tuesday and not having lost any of their six games in the qualifying round—boasting a score of 29-0— the Icelandic national team in women’s football sits on top of group 1 and is likely to qualify for the UEFA Women’s Euro...


Iceland Climbs on List of World’s Best Teams

Iceland has risen three places in the latest FIFA world rankings for men’s football. Iceland is now the highest ranking of all the Nordic countries. Belgium loses the top spot to Argentina in the latest list.

Crumb Rubber Causes Concern

Recent discussion about the dangers of crumb rubber artificial turf found on the country’s football fields has caused some municipalities to take action.