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EURO 2016, Paris.

Football Fans Plan Hero’s Welcome

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.

Iceland vs France

Dozens Deprived of Tickets

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.

Football fans.

Football Team Returns Home Tonight

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.

France Beats Iceland 5-2

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.

Dorrit dances.

First Lady Jumps into Icelandic Goalkeeper’s Lap

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.

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.

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