HomeNEWSGENERALThe Rise of Icelandic Football November 29, 2017 GENERAL On the back of Iceland’s famous victory over England in Euros knocking the three Lions out of the competition, the small but formidable country has now qualified for the 2018 World Cup for the first time in their history. I spoke to some Icelandic internationals to get their thoughts on this historic landmark for the country. As well as to a Coventry local Jamie Brassington who is currently coaching Knattspyrnufélagið Þróttur football team in Reykjavík, Iceland about how he first got into coaching as well as the progress the country has made in the last few years and what their expectations may be for the upcoming World Cup. Matthew Reilly Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.