Icelanders have trouble concentrating on their work today.
After yesterday’s game when Iceland tied Portugal 1-1 in the 2016 Euro Cup in France, Portugal’s captain Christiano Ronaldo criticized Iceland for over-celebrating and has since taken heat from football fans on social media.
Icelandic midfielder Birkir Bjarnason, who scored Iceland’s equalizer against Portugal in their first game at the 2016 Euro Cup in Saint-Étienne, France, yesterday evening, said Iceland is thrilled about the draw.
Thousands of people watched Iceland vs. Portugal outside on a big screen at Ingólfstorg square in downtown Reykjavík yesterday. Iceland Review editor and photographer Páll Stefánsson was also there to take some snapshots, catching the atmosphere.
The Icelandic national team in men's football made a 1-1 draw against Portugal in their first game at the 2016 Euro Cup in France this evening.
A song has been released in honor of the Icelandic men’s national football team, to be sung by supporters.
After beating Macedonia 8-0 at Laugardalsvöllur stadium in Reykjavík on Tuesday and not having lost any of their six games in the qualifying round—boasting a score of 29-0— the Icelandic national team in women’s football sits on top of group 1 and is likely to qualify for the UEFA Women’s Euro...
The Icelandic men’s national football team landed in Chambéry, in the southeastern part of France, yesterday afternoon.
The Icelandic men’s national football team confidently beat Liechtenstein 4-0 at Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík, last night.
Icelandic swimmer Hrafnhildur Lúthersdóttir won her third medal at the LEN European Aquatics Championships in London yesterday.
Hrafnhildur Lúthersdóttir is beside herself with joy after winning the silver medal in the 100-meter breaststroke at the European championships being held in London.
Stjarnan from Garðabær and Víkingur from Ólafsvík, Snæfellsnes peninsula, top the Pepsideildin, the top league in Icelandic football.
Football coaches Heimir Hallgrímsson and Lars Lagerbäck introduced the UEFA EURO 2016 Icelandic national football team at a press conference today.
Six Icelandic athletes have earned the right to participate in the Olympic Games to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 5-21.
A large old tree was last week felled in the garden of a house on Laugarásvegur in Reykjavík—without the permission of the homeowners.
Iceland has risen three places in the latest FIFA world rankings for men’s football. Iceland is now the highest ranking of all the Nordic countries. Belgium loses the top spot to Argentina in the latest list.
There are 36 days until Icelandic UFC star Gunnar Nelson steps into the cage for his next fight against Russian fighter Albert Tumenov in Rotterdam.
Five thousand football fans came to the Karaiskakis stadium in Piraeus yesterday and witnessed Iceland beat Greece 3-2.
Icelandic swimmer Jón Margeir Sverrisson set two world records last weekend at the Parasport Games in Malmö, Sweden.
Icelandic coach Dagur Sigurðsson led his German men’s national handball team to victory yesterday at the EHF EURO 2016 in Poland when the team beat Spain 24-17, making Germans European champions.
Although the Icelandic men’s national handball team has dropped out of the Men’s EHF EURO 2016 in Poland, two Icelanders remain in the championship.