Iceland is the first time participating in the world cup tournament. The head coach Heimir Hallgrímsson select best squad for world cup tournament . He selected best defense squad for 2018 world cup in Russia. The squad has proved this will be fight any team all over the world. Iceland Football World Cup Squad player played first 2018 World Cup against Argentina.
The World Cup is, of course, about seeing the best players on the planet, and we all want to see them at their very best. Iceland’s tiring players kept them at bay, ensuring Argentina failed to win their opening match at a World Cup for the first time since 1990.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Iceland World Cup squad Players
The worlds smallest nation ever to qualify world’s biggest sports events which is playing in Russia. This is the great opportunity first-ever World Cup game.
He selects just 23 names instead of a provisional squad, despite the deadline for the final World Cup squads being 14 June. Top world cup players Birkir Bjarnason, Aron Gunnarsson, Johann Berg Gudmundsson and Gylfi Sigurðsson include this squad.
Iceland vs Argentina – 14:00, Saturday 16 June
Iceland vs Nigeria – 16:00, Friday 22 June
Iceland vs Croatia – 19:00, Tuesday 26 June
Iceland’s World Cup squad Players
- Coach: Heimir Hallgrimsson
- Star player: Gylfi Sigurdsson
- World Cup best: Debut
Goalkeepers: Hannes Halldorsson (Randers), Runar Alex Runarsson (Nordsjaelland), Frederik Schram (Roskilde).
Defenders: Ari Freyr Skulason (Lokeren), Hordur B. Magnusson (Bristol City), Ragnar Sigurdsson (Rostov), Kari Arnason (Aberdeen), Holmar Orn Eyjolfsson (Levski Sofia), Sverrir Ingi Ingason (Rostov), Birkir Mar Saevarsson (Valur), Samuel Kari Fridjonsson (Valerenga).
Midfielders: Gylfi Sigurdsson (Everton), Aron Gunnarsson (Cardiff City), Emil Hallfredsson (Udinese), Birkir Bjarnason (Aston Villa), Johann Berg Gudmundsson (Burnley), Olafur Ingi Skulason (Karabukspor), Arnor Ingvi Traustason (Malmo), Rurik Gislason (Sandhausen).
Forwards: Alfred Finnbogason (Augsburg), Bjorn Bergmann Sigurdarson (Rostov), Jon Dadi Bodvarsson (Reading), Albert Gudmundsson (PSV).