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Iceland beats Croatia.

Iceland Beats Croatia, 1-0

The Icelandic men’s national football team beat top-seeded team Croatia in last night’s World Cup qualifying match, thanks to an exciting 89th minute goal by defender Hörður Björgvin Magnússon.

Gylfi Sigurðsson

Doing What He Loves for a Living

One of the stars of the Icelandic men’s national football team, Gylfi Þór Sigurðsson, reflected on his career in an interview with RÚV earlier this week.

Gylfi Sigurðsson

Gylfi Sigurðsson Not for Sale

Following rumors of a transfer from Premier League football club Swansea City to Everton, Swansea City majority shareholder Steve Kaplan told Wales Online the team plans to keep Icelandic midfielder Gylfi Sigurðsson.

Icelandic women's national football team.

Iceland Beat Slovakia in Football

The Icelandic women’s football (soccer) team yesterday bested Slovakia in a convincing 2-0 victory away from home. In a tight schedule, the team go straight from this friendly match to a game against the Netherlands on Monday.

Arnór Borg Guðjohnsen and his parents.

Swansea Signs Guðjohnsen

The English Premier League club Swansea, of which Icelandic midfielder Gylfi Þór Sigurðsson is the main star, has signed the 16-year-old Icelander Arnór Borg Guðjohnsen,

Ólafía Þórunn Kristinsdóttir.

Good Start for Ólafía at LPGA

Icelandic professional golfer Ólafía Þórunn Kristinsdóttir had a good start yesterday at the Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic, on Paradise Island.

Iceland vs Germany in Reykjavik, January 5, 2015

One Loss, One Draw for Iceland in Handball

The Icelandic national team in men’s handball played two games at the World Men’s Handball Championship in Metz, France, last weekend. Both games were even and exciting throughout. Iceland lost the first, against Slovenia on Saturday, by one goal, and tied Tunisia yesterday.

The Icelandic national team in men's handball.

Iceland Loses against Spain in Handball

Iceland lost its first game in the World Men’s Handball Championship in France yesterday, 27-21 against Spain in Group B. Iceland performed well in the first half, leading by two goals at half time, 12-10. However, Spain struck back in the second half, defeating Iceland.

Gylfi Sigurðsson

Southampton Hot for Icelandic Footballer Gylfi?

Icelandic football commentator Guðmundur Benediktsson (Gummi Ben) tweeted on Sunday that Premium League club Southampton had made a GBP 34 million (ISK 4.8 billion, USD 42 million, EUR 39 million) offer to Premium League club Swansea, for its star, Icelandic player Gylfi Þór Sigurðsson, in the...

Football fans.

Iceland’s Supporters Score High in FIFA’s Fan Award

Tólfan, the fan club for the Icelandic national teams in football, came second to the supporters of Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund at The Best FIFA Football Awards in Zürich, Switzerland, on Monday. For the Fan Award, Tólfan received 31 percent of votes and Liverpool and Dortmund jointly 46...

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