NSÍ Runavík

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NSÍ Runavík
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Full name Nes Sóknar Ítróttarfelag Runavík
Founded 1957
Ground Runavík Stadium, Við Løkin
Runavík, Faroes
Ground Capacity 2,000
Chairman Kinna F. Olsen
Manager Trygvi Mortensen
League Faroe Islands Premier League
2013 4th

NSÍ Runavík is a Faroese football club, playing in Runavík founded 24 March 1957. In 2003 NSÍ participated for the first time on a European stage.

In 2007 the club won the Faroe Islands Premier League for the first time.

The club has won the Faroe Islands Cup in 1986 and 2002. Aside from these instances, NSÍ Runavík featured in the 1980, 1985, 1988 and 2004 tournament finals.

The club plays in yellow and black. Their stadium (Við Løkin) has a capacity of 2,000. It is not approved by UEFA for international play, so Runavík play their UEFA Europa League matches at Tórsvøllur in Tórshavn or Svangaskarð in Toftir. Right now at this time, the pitch is getting a refreshment, so the new pitch will be ready at the beginning of August.


Current squad[edit]

As of 16 March 2014

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Hungary GK András Gángó
2 Faroe Islands DF Per Langgaard
3 Faroe Islands DF Monrad Jacobsen
7 Faroe Islands MF Jann Martin Mortensen
9 Faroe Islands MF Debes Danielsen
10 Faroe Islands FW Klæmint Olsen (captain)
11 Faroe Islands FW Árni Frederiksberg
12 Faroe Islands DF Einar Tróndargjógv
14 Faroe Islands MF Meinhard Olsen
No. Position Player
17 Faroe Islands DF Jónhard Frederiksberg
18 Faroe Islands MF Magnus Olsen
19 Faroe Islands MF Haraldur Højgaard
21 Faroe Islands DF Sjúrður Jacobsen
27 Faroe Islands MF Andy Ó. Olsen
29 Faroe Islands GK Karstin Hansen
Faroe Islands GK Jonhard Hansen
Faroe Islands MF Jústinus Hansen

European record[edit]

Season Competition Round Club Home Away Aggregate
2003–04 UEFA Cup QR Norway FK Lyn 1–3 0–6 1–9
2004 UEFA Intertoto Cup 1R Denmark Esbjerg fB 0–4 1–3 1–7
2005–06 UEFA Cup 1Q Latvia Liepajas Metalurgs 0–3 0–3 0–6
2008–09 UEFA Champions League 1Q Georgia (country) Dinamo Tbilisi 1–0 0–3 1–3
2009–10 UEFA Europa League 1Q Norway Rosenborg BK 0–3 1–3 1–6
2010–11 UEFA Europa League 1Q Sweden Gefle IF 0–2 1–2 1–4
2011–12 UEFA Europa League 1Q England Fulham 0–0 0–3 0–3
2012–13 UEFA Europa League 1Q Luxembourg Differdange 0–3 0–3 0–6
2015–16 UEFA Europa League 1Q
  • 1R: First round
  • QR: Qualifying round
  • 1Q: First qualifying round



External links[edit]

Media related to NSÍ Runavík at Wikimedia Commons