Iceland
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) Icelandic Falcons
Association Ice Hockey Iceland
Head coach Flag of Finland Richard Tahtinen
Assistants Flag of Sweden Johan Bjornfot
Most games Jonas Breki Magnusson (52)
Most points Emil Alengaard (73)
IIHF code ISL
IIHF ranking 38
Highest IIHF ranking 37 (2007)
Lowest IIHF ranking 39 (2004)
Team colours               
First international
Flag of Israel.gif Israel 11–0 Iceland Flag of Iceland.gif
(Krugersdorp, South Africa; April 14, 1999)
Biggest win
Flag of Iceland.gif Iceland 30–0 Armenia Flag of Armenia.gif
(Reykjavik, Iceland; March 18, 2004)
Biggest defeat
Flag of Lithuania.png Lithuania 20–0 Iceland Flag of Iceland.gif
(Novi Sad, Yugoslavia; March 28, 2002)
IIHF World Championships
Appearances 12 (first in 1999)
International record (W-L-T)
20–34–1

The Icelandic men's national ice hockey team is a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation. Iceland is ranked 38th in the world by the IIHF World Rankings as of 2008.

History[edit | edit source]

Iceland played its first game in 1999 during the 1999 World Championships, losing to Israel 11–0.[1] Since then they have participated in every World Championship and are currently division II after finishing third in the group B tournament.[1][2]

Roster[edit | edit source]

From the 2010 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships[2]

# Name Pos Date of Birth Club
6 Aedel, DanielDaniel Aedel D September 9, 1986 Gripen Hockey
21 Alengaard, EmilEmil Alengaard F November 19, 1987 New England College
4 Arnason, BirkirBirkir Arnason D July 20, 1987 Gladsaxe Bears
14 Bjarnason, ArnthorArnthor Bjarnason F December 26, 1986 Skautafelag Reykjavikur
1 Björnsson, ÆvarÆvar Björnsson G March 27, 1991 Skautafelag Reykjavikur
11 Bjornsson, ThorsteinnThorsteinn Bjornsson D January 29, 1989 Skautafelag Reykjavikur
17 Gíslason, JónJón Gíslason F July 31, 1983 Skautafelag Akureyrar
2 Guðjónsson, KópurKópur Guðjónsson D August 10, 1987 Skautafelagid Bjorninn
19 Guðmundsson, GunnarGunnar Guðmundsson F May 19, 1988 Skautafelagid Bjorninn
20 Hedström, DennisDennis Hedström G July 24, 1987 Ormsta HC
18 Hedström, RobinRobin Hedström F March 16, 1989 Alvesta SK
24 Jakobsson, BjörnBjörn Jakobsson D December 20, 1981 Skautafelag Akureyrar
25 Jónsson, IngvarIngvar Jónsson D February 11, 1981 Skautafelag Akureyrar
7 Magnusson, JonasJonas Magnusson F June 16, 1980 Amar Jets Amager
5 Mikaelsson, AndriAndri Mikaelsson F December 5, 1990 Morrum Gois
23 Omarsson, TomasTomas Omarsson F May 13, 1992 Morrum Gois
8 Pálsson, RóbertRóbert Pálsson D July 19, 1991 Skautafelagid Bjorninn
16 Maack, PéturPétur Maack F October 23, 1990 Morrum Gois
3 Sigurbjornsson, SnorriSnorri Sigurbjornsson D January 1, 1991 Frisk Asker
9 Sigurdarson, MatthiasMatthias Sigurdarson F August 31, 1991 Stjernen Fredrikstad
13 Sigurðarson, SigurðurSigurður Sigurðarson F February 24, 1976 Skautafelag Akureyrar
10 Þormóðsson, EgillEgill Þormóðsson F August 26, 1991 Skautafelag Reykjavikur

All-time record against other nations[edit | edit source]

As of June 11, 2010[1]

Team GP W T L GF GA
Flag of Armenia.gif Armenia 2 2 0 0 35 4
Flag of Australia.jpg Australia 3 0 0 3 5 14
Flag of Belgium.gif Belgium 3 0 0 3 5 28
Flag of Bulgaria.png Bulgaria 2 0 0 2 4 11
Flag of China.gif China 4 1 0 3 9 13
Flag of Estonia.png Estonia 2 0 0 2 2 22
Flag of Greece.png Greece 1 0 0 1 6 8
Flag of Ireland.gif Ireland 2 2 0 0 15 1
Flag of Israel.gif Israel 7 2 0 5 17 35
Flag of Lithuania.png Lithuania 1 0 0 1 0 20
Flag of Luxembourg.gif Luxembourg 2 2 0 0 13 2
Flag of Mexico.gif Mexico 3 1 1 1 9 10
Flag of New Zealand.gif New Zealand 4 4 0 0 20 9
Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea 3 2 0 1 6 11
Flag of Romania.gif Romania 1 0 0 1 3 8
Flag of Serbia.gif Serbia 1 0 0 1 1 6
Flag of Serbia and Montenegro.png Serbia and Montenegro 1 0 0 1 2 11
Flag of South Africa.gif South Africa 2 0 0 2 6 14
Flag of Korea.gif South Korea 2 0 0 2 2 24
Flag of Spain.gif Spain 4 0 0 4 7 34
Flag of Turkey.gif Turkey 4 4 0 0 29 7
Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.png Yugoslavia 1 0 0 1 1 8

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Iceland All Time Results. National Teams of Ice Hockey. Retrieved on 2010-06-10.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2010 IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Div. II Group B. International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved on 2010-06-10.

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