The Swede Erik Hamren, coach of Iceland, has 25 players selected for the match against Belgium in the UEFA Nations League from next Thursday in Brussels. On Monday, november 19, to play the Icelanders still a friendly international match against Qatar. Hamren took Lokeren-defender Ari Skulason in his selection.
After the defeat against Switzerland (6-0 and 1-2) and Belgium (0-3) may be Iceland is the last place in group 2 of the A division in the Nations League will not escape. The Icelanders degrade already be sure to go to the B-division.
Iceland must already eleven matches in a row without a victory set (8 defeats and 3 draws). After the first world CHAMPIONSHIP ever for the Icelanders, where they are in the group stage stranded with 1 to 9, followed three defeats in the Nations League and a 2-2 draw in a friendly against world champion France.
Goalies: Hannes Halldorsson (Qarabag Agdam/Aze), Runar Alex Runarsson (FCO Dijon/Fra), Ögmundur Kristinsson (AE Larissa/Gre)
Defenders: Gudmundur Thórarinsson (IFK Norrkoping/Swe), Ari Skulason (Lokeren/BEL), Hördur Björgvin Magnusson (CSKA Moscow/Rus), Jon Gudni Fjoluson (FK Krasnodar/Russia), Eggert Jonsson (SönderjyskE/Den), Kari Arnason (Gençlerbirligi/Tur), Sverrir Ingi Ingason (Rostov/Rus), Hjörtur Hermannsson (Bröndby IF/S), Birkir Már Saevarsson (Valur Reykjavik)
Midfielders: Arnor Traustason (Malmö/Swe), Birkir Bjarnason (Aston Villa/Eng), Aron Einar Gunnarsson (Cardiff City/Eng), Victor Palsson (FC Zurich/Sui), Samuel Fridjonsson (Valerenga Oslo/Nor), Arnor Sigurdsson (CSKA Moscow/Rus), Johann Berg Gudmundsson (Burnley/Eng), Rurik Gislason (Sandhausen/Germany)
Attackers: Jon Dagur Thorsteinsson (Vendsyssel FF/Den), Albert Gudmundsson (AZ/Ned), Kolbeinn Sigthorsson (FC Nantes/Fra), Alfred Finnbogason (FC Augsburg/Germany), Gylfi Sigurdsson (Everton/Eng)