The Russian trade embargo on importing food from European countries has complicated Iceland’s preparations for the World Cup.
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Captain of the Iceland Men’s National Football Team Aron Gunnarsson will undergo surgery today for an injury sustained on Saturday.
The Icelandic government has postponed all bilateral meetings with Russian officials and will not send any Icelandic officials to the World Cup in Russia this June.
The Icelandic government is considering boycotting the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia to show support for the UK, RÚV reports.
Icelandic footballer Gylfi Sigurðsson is expected to recover from his knee injury in time for Iceland’s first FIFA World Cup.
Icelandic footballer Gylfi Sigurðsson has suffered a knee injury and will be out of play for weeks or months.
Icelandair will offer at least one direct flight from Keflavík to each of Iceland’s matches in the group stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
FIFA has announced the seeding pots for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, placing Iceland in Pot 3.
Klara Bjartmarz, CEO of the Football Association of Iceland (KSÍ), says preparations are well underway for Iceland’s participation in the FIFA World Cup.
The Icelandic men's national football team beat Ukraine 2-0 at Laugardalsvöllur arena last night in a qualifying game for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Nearly 3,000 Icelanders are expected to attend Iceland’s World Cup qualifying match against Finland next Saturday.
Croatia beat Iceland 2-0 in Zagreb, Croatia, Saturday in a qualifying game for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
The Icelandic men’s national football team meets Croatia tomorrow in a qualifying game for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
The Icelandic men’s national football team beat Turkey 2-0 at Laugardalsvöllur arena, Reykjavík, tonight.
The Icelandic men’s national football team meets the Ukrainian team in Kiev, Ukraine, tonight at 6:45 pm Icelandic time.