Football Association of Iceland

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Football Association of Iceland
UEFA
Association crest
Founded 1947
FIFA affiliation 1947
UEFA affiliation 1954
President Geir Þorsteinsson

The Football Association of Iceland (Icelandic: Knattspyrnusamband Íslands, KSÍ) is the governing body of football in Iceland.[1] l[2] It was founded on 26 March 1947, joined FIFA the same year, and UEFA in 1954. It organizes the football league, Pepsi deild, and the Iceland national football team and Iceland women's national football team.[3][4][5] It is based in Reykjavík.

The association is a member of UEFA and FIFA.[6]

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  1. ^ http://www.uefa.com/news/newsid=116392.htm[dead link]
  2. ^ "KSÍ skills DVD keeps young eyes on the ball". UEFA.org. 2011-04-11. Retrieved 2013-11-15. 
  3. ^ "Iceland's success is no laughing matter | Reuters". In.reuters.com. 2013-10-21. Retrieved 2013-11-15. 
  4. ^ "Iceland stars set up academy –". Uefa.com. 2003-10-07. Retrieved 2013-11-15. 
  5. ^ "Scotland should look to Iceland as inspiration to arrest talent freeze | International | Sport | STV". Sport. 2012-03-23. Retrieved 2013-11-15. 
  6. ^ "What can Malta learn from Iceland’s football success?". timesofmalta.com. 2013-10-27. Retrieved 2013-11-15. 

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