Knattspyrnufélagið Víkingur is a sports club in Reykjavík, Iceland. It is best known for its football team. The club was founded in 1908 and has been fairly successful over the years. Its last Icelandic title came in 1991, when the team won the Icelandic championship.
The club operates several other sport divisions including
Team handball, Tennis, Table tennis, Karate & Skiing. All sports include both male and female teams.
Vikingur's coach is
Ólafur Þórðarson, formerly coach of Fylkir. Þórðarson is an ex National Team Player.
Current squad [ edit ]
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Coach: Ólafur Þórdarson
Appointed in October 2011.
Assistant Coach: Milos Milojevic
Goal Keeper Coach: Agust Bjarni Gardarson
Physio: Ísak Jónsson
Chairman: Fridrik Magnusson
Vice chairman: Heimir Gunnlaugsson
Secretary: Valdimar Sigurdsson
Boardmember: Bjarki Rafn Eiriksson
Boardmember: Gylfi Aron Gylfason
Boardmember: Sigurður Sighvatsson
Boardmember: David Rurik Olafsson
Managing director: Haraldur V. Haraldsson
Club honours [ edit ]
1920, 1924, 1981, 1982, 1991 Icelandic Cup: 1971
Icelandic Champions of Champions: 1982, 1983
Icelandic 1st Division Champions: 1969, 1971, 1973, 1987, 2010
Reykjavik Champions: 1940, 1974, 1976, 1980, 1982
Spring Champions: 1951
European Games [ edit ]
Champions Cup [ edit ]
Cup Winner's Cup [ edit ]
27.9.1972: Víkingur -
Legia (0-9) 13.9.1972: Víkingur -
Other information [ edit ]
For the first 10 years of Vikingur's history, the team only lost one match. In that period Vikingur scored 58 goals and conceded 16. The team did not win a single title in that time because they did not yet have a senior side. It wasn't until 1918 that the team first competed in the Icelandic league.
The last time Vikingur played in the Icelandic top-flight, the team was relegated by conceding a 90th minute goal in their last match of the season against
UMFG. While Vikingur's fan base is rather small,
External links [ edit ]