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Iceland National Football Team 2018

Iceland National Football Team 2018
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Iceland National Football Team 2018 review: 17 facts and highlights

Team info

Head coach: Heimir Hallgrímsson

Captain: Aron Gunnarsson

Appearances in the World Cup: 1 (first in 2018)

Best result: Group stage, 2018

Squad

No Position Player
1 GK Hannes Þór Halldórsson
(Randers)
12 GK Frederik Schram
(Roskilde)
13 GK Rúnar Alex Rúnarsson
(Nordsjælland)
     
2 DF Birkir Már Sævarsson
(Valur)
5 DF Sverrir Ingi Ingason
(Rostov)
6 DF Ragnar Sigurðsson
(Rostov)
14 DF Kári Árnason
(Aberdeen)
15 DF Hólmar Örn Eyjólfsson
(Levski Sofia)
18 DF Hörður Björgvin Magnússon
(Bristol City)
23 DF Ari Freyr Skúlason
(Lokeren)
     
3 MF Samúel Friðjónsson
(Vålerenga)
4 MF Albert Guðmundsson
(PSV Eindhoven)
7 MF Jóhann Berg Guðmundsson
(Burnley)
8 MF Birkir Bjarnason
(Aston Villa)
10 MF Gylfi Sigurðsson
(Everton)
16 MF Ólafur Ingi Skúlason
(Kardemir Karabükspor)
17 MF Aron Gunnarsson
(Cardiff City)
19 MF Rúrik Gíslason
(SV Sandhausen)
20 MF Emil Hallfreðsson
(Udinese)
21 MF Arnór Ingvi Traustason
(Malmö)
     
9 FW Björn Bergmann Sigurðarson
(Rostov)
11 FW Alfreð Finnbogason
(FC Augsburg)
22 FW Jón Daði Böðvarsson
(Reading)

Iceland is part of Group D, together with:

  • Croatia
  • Argentina
  • Nigeria
Iceland National Football Team 2018

Why is Iceland National Football Team 2018 better than the average?

  • World Cup: goals received
    ?

    5vs5.28
  • World Cup: offside offences
    ?

    1vs5.17
  • World Cup: average number of fouls per match
    ?

    11.33vs13.42
  • World Cup: average number of shots per match
    ?

    9vs8.48
  • World Cup: fouls committed
    ?

    34vs53.34
  • World Cup: average number of shots on target per match
    ?

    3.67vs3.62
  • World Cup: average number of corner kicks per match
    ?

    5.67vs4.6

Team

The FIFA World Ranking is an internationally recognized system that awards points to the best performing team playing in FIFA competitions. The leader of the ranking is the team with the most points.
The average age of football players in the UEFA league is 25.8. The average duration of a footballer's playing career is eight years.
The total number of team players, including substitutes.

Results

The total number of matches the team lost in the World Cup.
The total number of matches the team finished in a draw in the World Cup.

Overall performance

The total number of goals the team scored in the World Cup.
The total number of goals the team received in the World Cup.
The total number of shots on target (directly at the goal) for all the matches played in the World Cup.
The total number of offside offences committed by the players of the team during the World Cup matches played.
The total number of corner kicks the team was awarded during the matches played in the World Cup.
The total number of fouls the players of the team committed during the matches played in the World Cup.
The total number of direct free kicks the team was awarded during the matches played in the World Cup.
The total number of shots the players made in an attempt to score a goal, summing up all matches played in the World Cup.

Performance per game

The average number of fouls per match committed by the players of the team during the World Cup competition.
The average number of shots per match in the World Cup competition.
The average number of shots on target (directly at the goal) per match in the World Cup competition.
The average number of corner kicks per match the team was awarded in the World Cup competition.

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