Sixty percent of Iceland watch the Iceland-Argentina match last Saturday.
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.
Race rules mandate that competitors must finish the race within 150 hours, or just over six straight days. Only fifty runners were invited to participate.
Hannes Þór Halldórsson, the goalkeeper of the Icelandic national football team, directed an ad right before the World Cup, which kicks off on the 14th of June.
The Russian trade embargo on importing food from European countries has complicated Iceland’s preparations for the World Cup.
Over 600 people broke the Belgian record of most people doing a handstand together, in honour of the 50th anniversary of the Icelandic Gymnastic Federation.
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.
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.
The kit that the men’s football team will wear for the World Cup in Russia this summer has been revealed.
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.
The Icelandic Dog Sledding Club’s National Championships got off to a running start on Friday, with 60 dogs and their owners competing on a clear but icy day around Lake Mývatn in North Iceland.