ÍBV men's football

The ÍBV men's football team is the men's football department of the ÍBV-íþróttafélag (English: ÍBV sports club) 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
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Full nameÍBV-íþróttafélag
Short nameÍBV
Founded1903; 118 years ago (1903) as KV
GroundHásteinsvöllur
Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland
Capacity2,300 (534 seated)
ManagerHelgi Sigurðsson
League1. deild
2019Pepsi Deildin, 12th of 12th

AchievementsEdit

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

Source: [2]

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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