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John Snorri Sigurjónsson.

First Icelander to Conquer K2

John Snorri Sigurjónsson, who on Friday became the first Icelander to conquer K2, the world’s second highest mountain, is now getting ready for his return to Iceland.

Icelandic women's football team.

United under Uniquely Icelandic ‘Dóttir’ Name

In a nation where people are listed in the phone directory according to first name, the fact that the members of the Icelandic national women’s football team bear their ‘surnames’ on the back of their football shirts for UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 has attracted some attention.

France beats Iceland 1-0 Netherlands 2017

France Beats Iceland 1-0

The Icelandic women’s national football team lost to France last night 1-0 in its first match at the UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 in the Netherlands.

Gylfi Sigurðsson

Everton Keen to Buy Gylfi

Icelandic footballer Gylfi Þór Sigurðsson, currently a midfielder for the Welsh Premier League club Swansea City, could be signed by Liverpool-based Everton as early as today.

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.

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