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Premier League
Gylfi Sigurdsson leads Everton by example
08:00 Sunday 21st October 2018

Gylfi Sigurdsson netted his 50th Premier League goal with aplomb two weeks ago during Everton's 2-1 win over Leicester City. It was a fantastic finish, one which epitomised the Iceland international's return to form after a forgettable…

Football
Has the Iceland national team been found out?
15:00 Thursday 13th September 2018

Positive growth and development are admired and desired by even the most repugnant of minds. Who then wouldn’t marvel at the immense development of Icelandic football over the past decade?  Iceland, as the name implies, is among…

World Cup
Concussions at the World Cup: Where is FIFA's head at?
12:00 Thursday 28th June 2018

Here’s an embarrassing story about me.  When I was 11, I tried to emulate David Beckham by cutting stylish slits into my eyebrows. My effort was unsuccessful. The end result of my ill-fated attempt to mimic Mr Spice was, in…

World Cup
World Cup Group D: Will Iceland be frozen out by Croatia?
15:30 Tuesday 26th June 2018

Group D. It’s been everything, yet not what we expected. Argentine antics, mediocre performances, and Croatian delight. You always expect excitement from a group involving Lionel Messi, yet you would presume he’d hinging on to the…

World Cup
World Cup Group D: Can Iceland keep the Super Eagles of Nigeria trapped in phone booth?
09:30 Friday 22nd June 2018

Every group at the World Cup has that one team that no one expects to go through. In Group A it’s Saudi Arabia. For Group B Iran. Australia would surprise themselves if they make it past Group C. For Group D, however, Nigeria and Iceland…

World Cup
Is the World Cup dream already over for Nigeria?
15:30 Wednesday 20th June 2018

Saturday night witnessed Nigeria succumb to a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Croatia. The result leaves the Super Eagles propping up Group D. With two games to go, can they recover?  The 2018 World Cup has had everything thus far. Drama, standout…

World Cup
World Cup Group D: Can Iceland chill Messi, Argentina?
09:30 Saturday 16th June 2018

I defy you to try and find any history between Argentina and Iceland, to locate even the smallest, most insignificant nugget of information that could link these two countries. It seems that these two nations are simply too far apart and too…

World Cup
Which is Russia 2018's Group of Death?
12:30 Thursday 14th June 2018

We never know when or where our deaths will occur. We do everything to avoid it. Seeking the best healthcare, abstaining from cigarettes, alcohol and fatty foods are all ways to prolong the inevitable.    In the World Cup,…

Championship
Four Championship players to watch out for at the World Cup
08:00 Thursday 14th June 2018

Four Championship players to watch out for at the World Cup The World Cup is nearly upon us and it will be a great opportunity for Championship players to impress a wide audience and put themselves in the shop window. There are always players…

World Cup
Russia 2018 World Cup Preview: Group D
09:30 Tuesday 12th June 2018

Thirty-two nations will take part in Russia but just half will be sticking around past the group phase. Group D, however, boast four who should at least make a run towards the last 16 – Argentina, Croatia, Iceland and Nigeria. Sadly,…

World Cup
World Cup: Ranking the 32 nations based on squad strength
08:00 Sunday 10th June 2018

The FIFA World Cup is upon us. All participating nations have revealed their contingents. Squad strength doesn't guarantee success but what if it did? Who would be the world champion. Who would be the first to bow out? Here’s…

World Cup
2018 FIFA World Cup: Analysing the draw
19:55 Friday 1st December 2017

The 2018 FIFA World Cup draw is now official and all eight groups have been confirmed. Let's take a quick look to analyse which team had better luck in the first round. Group A: Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay Russia and Uruguay clearly…

Road To The Promised Land
3 surprising countries which clinched 2018 World Cup berths
18:30 Saturday 14th October 2017

The World Cup Qualifiers have not ended yet, as places are still to be determined through the European and intercontinental playoff rounds. However, we already know 23 nations that have qualified for the tournament. And as is the case every…

Road To The Promised Land
5 UEFA World Cup Qualifiers to watch this week
21:00 Wednesday 4th October 2017

The UEFA World Cup Qualifiers enter a decisive stage this week. Here are five matches you absolutely cannot miss. 

Championship
Reading sign Jon Dadi Bodvarsson
14:30 Monday 17th July 2017

Icelandic forward, Jon Dadi Bodvarsson was a key player at the 2016 European Championships. He played a key role in the infamous game that knocked England out of the tournament. Not only for that game alone but the tournament in general, Bodvarsson…

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