Iceland v Hungary

Iceland 1 - 1 Hungary
18 Jun 2016 - 20:00tade Vélodrome - Marseille

Iceland v Hungary Line-ups


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Official squad list

Iceland

Goalkeepers

# NAME AGE CLUB
1 Hannes Halldórsson 32 Bodø/Glimt
12 Ögmundur Kristinsson 26 Hammarby
13 Ingvar Jónsson 26 Sandefjord

Defenders

# NAME AGE CLUB
2 Birkir Sævarsson 31 Hammarby
3 Haukur Heidar Hauksson 24 AIK
4 Hjörtur Hermannsson 21 Goteborg
5 Sverrir Ingason 22 Lokeren
6 Ragnar Sigurdsson 29 Krasnodar
18 Elmar Bjarnason 29 AGF
19 Hordur Magnússon 23 Cesena
21 Arnor Ingvi Traustason 23 Norrkoping
23 Ari Skúlason 29 OB

Midfielders

# NAME AGE CLUB
8 Birkir Bjarnason 28 Basel
10 Gylfi Sigurdsson 26 Swansea
14 Kári Árnason 33 Malmo
16 Rúnar Már Sigurjónsson 25 Sundsvall
17 Aron Gunnarsson 27 Cardiff
20 Emil Hallfredsson 31 Udinese

Forwards

# NAME AGE CLUB
7 Johann Gudmundsson 25 Charlton
9 Kolbeinn Sigthórsson 26 Nantes
11 Alfred Finnbogason 27 Augsburg
15 Jón Dadi Bödvarsson 24 Kaiserslautern
22 Eidur Gudjohnsen 37 Molde

Hungary

Goalkeepers

# NAME AGE CLUB
1  Gabor Kiraly 40 Haladas
12  Denes Dibusz 25 Ferencvaros
22  Peter Gulacsi 26 Leipzig

Defenders

# NAME AGE CLUB
2 Adam Lang 23 Videoton
3 Mhaly Korhut 27 Debrecen
4 Tamas Kadar 26 Lech
5 Attila Fiola 26 Puskas Akademia
16 Adam Pinter 27 Ferencvaros
20 Richard Guzmics 29 Wisła
21 Barnabas Bese 22 MTK
23 Roland Juhasz 32 Videoton

Midfielders

# NAME AGE CLUB
6 Akos Elek 27 Diosgyor
8 Adam Nagy 20 Ferencvaros
14 Gergo Lovrencsics 27 Lech
15 Laszlo Kleinheisler 22 Bremen
18 Zoltan Stieber 27 Nurnberg

Forwards

# NAME AGE CLUB
7 Balazs Dzsudzsak 29 Bursaspor
9 Adam Szalai 28 Hannover
10 Zoltan Gera 37 Ferencvaros
11 Krisztian Nemeth 27 Al-Gharafa
13 Daniel Bode 29 Ferencvaros
17 Nemanja Nikolic 28 Legia
19 Tamas Priskin 29 Slovan Bratislava

Hungary are on a five-game winning streak against Iceland, whose coach Lars Lagerbäck has a positive record against his side’s UEFA EURO 2016 Group F opponents.

Previous meetings
• Iceland’s record in ten matches against Hungary is W3 D0 L7.

• The nations have met six times in qualifying tournaments, Iceland winning the first three games and Hungary the last three.

• The only meeting during the past decade, a Budapest friendly in August 2011, resulted in a resounding 4-0 victory for Hungary. Current skipper Balázs Dzsudzsák was among the scorers.

 

Iceland: Top five qualifying goals

EURO facts – Iceland
• This is Iceland’s first game at a major final tournament. They are one of two sides making their major finals debut at UEFA EURO 2016, along with Albania.

• With a population of 330,000, Iceland is the smallest nation to have appeared at any major final tournament; with around 10 million citizens, Hungary’s population is around 30 times that of Iceland.

• Icelandic clubs have played five games in France in UEFA competition, losing all five of them by an aggregate score of 17-2.

EURO facts – Hungary
• This is Hungary’s first EURO finals since 1972 and their first major final tournament since 1986. Only four countries competed at the two EURO final tournaments they reached – in 1964 and 1972.

 

Watch: See how Hungary qualified

• Hungary reached the final of the 1938 and 1954 World Cups, losing to Italy (in France) and West Germany respectively.

• Hungary made it to the finals after winning both legs of their play-off against Norway.

• In their only previous fixture in Marseille, Hungary lost 4-1 to Czechoslovakia in a December 1969 World Cup play-off.

Coach and player links
• Iceland midfielder Rúnar Már Sigurjónsson turns 26 on the day of the match.

• The game is taking place the day after Hungary midfielder Ádám Nagy’s 21st birthday.

• Iceland goalkeeper Ögmundur Kristinsson (27) and defender Ragnar Sigurdsson (30) celebrate birthdays the day after this encounter.

• In 2010 World Cup qualifying, Lagerbäck’s Sweden prevailed 2-1 against Hungary home and away.