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Heimir Hallgrimsson has stood down as manager of Iceland. Photograph: Matthias Hangst/Getty

Heimir Hallgrimsson has stepped down from his role as Iceland coach in the wake of their historic World Cup finals appearance last month. The FA of I(...)

Iceland’s head coach Heimir Hallgrimsson smiles as he speaks to the media after a training session at Olimp Stadium in Kabardinka. Photograph: Getty Images

Less than a week after Iceland had finally packed up and left Annecy, Heimir Hallgrímsson went back. The Alpine town had been a blissful setting from (...)

Iceland’s national team football players and coaching staff celebrate with fans at Ingolfstorg square in the centre of Reykjavik. Photograph: Halldor Kolbein/AFP /Getty Images

Amid the flurry of bodies there was, fleetingly, a moment when Gylfi Sigurdsson just wanted to take it all in. Three hours had passed since full-time(...)

Michael O’Neill: has overseen a transformation in Northern Ireland’s fortunes since he took over at the helm. Photograph:  Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

Group C: Northern Ireland v Norway, Windsor Park, Sunday, 7.45pm (Live Sky Sports 2 from 7.30pm) On the weekend of January 21st and 22nd Liverpool, (...)

Portugal were beaten 2-0 by Switzerland in their opening World Cup qualifier. Photograph: Afp

Switzerland 2 Portugal 0 Switzerland struck twice in quick succession to stun Euro 2016 champions Portugal 2-0 in a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday a(...)

Wales manager Chris Coleman laughs while chatting to a UEFA delegate during the walk around at the Stade de Lyon, Lyon ahead of his side’s Euro 2016 semi-final encounter with Portugal. Photo: Mike Egerton/PA

Chris Coleman has told Portugal to expect a “streetwise” Wales in their Euro 2016 semi-final. Portugal have been accused of gamesmanship in the past,(...)

Wales’ players celebrate at the end of their Euro 2016 quarter-final defeat of Belgium at the Pierre-Mauroy Stadium in Lille on Friday. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty.

Having clearly spent their money well in their country’s good times, the Icelandic FA will now get another chance to invest in the future of football (...)

France’s Olivier Giroud scores the fifth goal against Iceland in their Euro 2016 quarter-final clash. Photo: Charles Platiau /Reuters

France 5 Iceland 2 The dreams of Icelanders and neutrals everywhere finally died in a somewhat brutal fashion in this quarter-final with the hosts (...)

Iceland’s players celebrate their team’s win with supporters after the victory over England. Photograph: Getty Images

An hour after Robbie Brady’s goal against Italy, I bumped into an English journalist in the stadium media centre in Lille. “I don’t think I’ve ever h(...)

Iceland’s joint manager  Heimir Hallgrimsson: “To be at this stage with Iceland, with the chance to get to a quarter-final, is incredible. We’re full of excitement”

The lives of Iceland’s players will “change forever” if they force their way into the quarter-finals of the European Championship at England’s expense(...)

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