The Icelandic men’s national football team took a big leap this morning, giving the nation a reason to jump for joy.
Every day brings news of the travels of the Viking chant, made famous by the supporters of the Icelandic men’s national football team at the EURO 2016 in France.
In its coverage of the EURO 2016 in France, the Guardian’s Sportblog today highly praises Icelandic national football team member Ragnar Sigurðsson for his performance at the championship.
We received an email from the employees of Deutsche See, a fish and seafood company in Bremerhaven, Germany, which will no doubt delight football fans:
When France beat Germany 2-0 last night at the EURO 2016 in Marseille, the French team celebrated the Icelandic way.
The Icelandic Football Association has condemned the unauthorized use of a picture of Icelandic football players by a Danish political party as hateful propaganda.
The Icelandic national football team received a hero’s welcome last night when returning from the EURO 2016 in France.
Our journalist Zoë Robert filmed the famous ‘Viking chant’ at Stade de France last night, when Iceland and France played in the quarter-finals of the EURO 2016.
The residents of towns in the vicinity of Keflavík International Airport plan to receive our football heroes when they arrive from France today by lining up along the road from the airport.
Dozens of Icelanders who had purchased tickets to last night’s football game between Iceland and France at the EURO 2016 were unable to attend.
The Icelandic men’s national football team will receive a warm welcome home in downtown Reykjavík tonight when the athletes return from the EURO 2016 in France.
The fairy tale of the Icelandic men’s national football team finally ended at Stade de France in Paris tonight where a fabulous French team beat Iceland 5-2.
Regardless of tonight’s result at the EURO 2016 at Stade de France tonight, where Iceland meets France, one couple is happy.
The Pigalle District in Paris, often dubbed the Red Light District, is blue this afternoon, packed with thousands of Icelanders, wearing their blue jerseys.
Fourteen flights are scheduled between Iceland and Paris tomorrow, between the hours of 6:20 am and 11 pm.
The Reykjavík District Prosecutor has charged two men in connection with the fire at an auto body shop near downtown Reykjavík early in March.
Supporters of the Icelandic men’s national football team who want to fly to Paris for Sunday’s game against France may have to pay a high price for their flight ticket.
Dorrit Mousaieff, wife of President of Iceland Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, jumped into the lap of Icelandic goalkeeper Hannes Halldórsson’s after Iceland’s win over England at Euro 2016 in Nice last night. Dorrit also danced a victory dance with Eggert Ólafsson, former chair of KSÍ.