Latest Iceland National Soccer Team News

England World Cup glee punctured by homecoming loss to Spain

Sep. 8, 2018 8:26 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Gareth Southgate's trademark garment has gone. England's World Cup feel-good factor also has faded. The football fervor that swept through the country during June and July was punctured by a 2-1 loss to Spain as England's homecoming that turned into a letdown at Wembley Stadium on Saturday....

Former Sweden coach Hamren set to take over at Iceland

Aug. 7, 2018 7:19 AM EDT

STOCKHOLM (AP) — South African soccer club Mamelodi Sundowns says former Sweden coach Erik Hamren has been released from his contract to take over Iceland's national team. Swedish Radio says Hamren, who coached Sweden's national team from 2009-16 and worked as technical director for the Sundowns, will be...