Royn Hvalba

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Royn Hvalba
Full name Bóltfelagið Royn
Nickname(s) Royn
Founded October 23, 1923
Ground Á Skørinum
Hvalba, Faroes
Ground Capacity 2,000
Chairman Faroe Islands Ingibjørg Vestergaard
Manager Faroe Islands Ingi Mortensen
League Faroe Islands 3. deild
2012 9 2. deild
Hvalba, Á Skørinum football field and Royn Sports Hall.

Royn Hvalba or Bóltfelagið Royn or just Royn is a Faroese football and sports association from Hvalba in Suðuroy, founded 23 October 1923.[1] Chairman for Royn Hvalba is Ingibjørg Vestergaard. Manager is Ingi Mortensen. Royn had a team in the Faroese second division (2. deild) in 2011 and 2012, but they got relegated and will play in 3. deild in 2013. Royn also has teams for girls and boys, in 2012 they had a team for girls under 12, a team for boys U8 and one for boys U10. Royn and TB Tvøroyri now have a new manager for all the youth teams of the two clubs. Men over 35 have their own team. The women had their own team earlier. Royn is one of three football associations in the island Suðuroy. The other two football clubs are FC Suðuroy with base in Vágur and TB Tvøroyri from Tvøroyri. Royn Hvalba plays its home matches on the football field in Hvalba, which is a grass field (natural grass).


Current squad[edit]

As of April 25, 2011.

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

No. Position Player
1 Faroe Islands GK Jóan Hammer
2 Faroe Islands DF Thorstein Thomsen
3 Faroe Islands DF Poul Poulsen
4 Faroe Islands MF Andru V. Joensen
5 Faroe Islands MF Pætur Ellendersen
6 Faroe Islands DF Uni Holm
6 Faroe Islands DF Herálvur Thomsen
7 Faroe Islands MF Signar H. Olsen
8 Faroe Islands FW Allan Sveinbjørnsson
9 Faroe Islands MF Jónar Holm
No. Position Player
10 Faroe Islands DF Jón Thomsen
11 Faroe Islands MF William Berg
12 Faroe Islands FW Ólavur Sigurheim
13 Faroe Islands MF Teitur Midjord
13 Faroe Islands DF Njálur Niclassen
15 Faroe Islands DF Michael Bertholdsen
16 Faroe Islands GK Kim Mortensen
17 Faroe Islands GK Bjarni á Hólalagi
18 Faroe Islands FW Kristian Bertholdsen
20 Faroe Islands MF Rúni Thomsen
27 Faroe Islands GK Olgar ''Ilen'' Nielsen


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