ÍBV men's football

The ÍBV men's football team is the men's football department of the Íþróttabandalag Vestmannaeyja (English: Vestmannaeyjar Athletics Association) multi-sport club. It is based in Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland, and currently plays in the Úrvalsdeild karla, the top-tier men's football league in Iceland. The team plays it home games at the Hásteinsvöllur. It has won the Icelandic championship three times, in 1979, 1997 and 1998.[1]

ÍBV
Íþróttabandalag Vestmannaeyja.png
Full nameÍþróttabandalag Vestmannaeyja
Short nameÍBV
Founded1903; 117 years ago (1903) as KV
GroundHásteinsvöllur
Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland
Capacity2,300 (534 seated)
ManagerHelgi Sigurðsson
LeagueÚrvalsdeild
2019 Pepsi Deildin, 12th of 12th

AchievementsEdit

1979, 1997, 1998
1968, 1972, 1981, 1998, 2017
1997

Source: [2]

Current squadEdit

As of 28 April 2018[citation needed]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
7   DF Priestley Griffiths
11   MF Sindri Snær Magnússon
13   MF Ásgeir Elíasson
15   DF Devon Már Griffin
17   FW Sigurður Grétar Benónýsson
20   DF Hafsteinn Gísli Valdimarsson
21   GK Halldór Páll Geirsson
24   MF Óskar Elías Zoega Óskarsson
26   DF Felix Örn Friðriksson
28   MF Erik Ragnar Gíslason Ruiz
29   MF Hallgrímur Þórðarson
32   MF Andri Ólafsson
33   DF Breki Ómarsson
35   MF Nœmi Durousson
No. Position Player
77   MF Jonathan Franks
  GK Rafael Veloso
  MF Telmo Castanheira
  DF Gilson Correia
  DF Matt Garner
  DF Jón Ingason
  DF Oran Jackson
  DF Guðmundur Magnússon
  MF Alfreð Már Hjaltalín
  MF Evariste Ngolok
  MF Benjam­in Prah
  FW Ágúst Sló Björnsson
  FW Jonathan Glenn

Out on loanEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
  Henry Rollinson (at Þróttur Reykjavík)

European recordEdit

As of 25 July 2013.
Competition Pld W D L
European Cup / UEFA Champions League 8 2 1 5
European Cup Winners' Cup / UEFA Cup Winners' Cup 12 2 0 10
UEFA Cup / UEFA Europa League 24 3 8 13
Total 44 7 9 28

Notable playersEdit

Players who have played for ÍBV and have more than one international cap for their country.

ManagersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kristinn með ÍBV". Dagblaðið Vísir (in Icelandic). 16 September 1999. Retrieved 15 September 2018.
  2. ^ Sigurðsson, Víðir (2012). Íslensk knattspyrna 2012 [Icelandic football 2012] (in Icelandic) (1st ed.).
  3. ^ Bland, Archie (20 September 2013). "David James interview: Former England keeper happy to keep gloves on in Iceland". The Independent. Retrieved 27 September 2013.

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