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. It was founded on 26 March 1947, joined FIFA the same year, and UEFA in 1954.[1][2] It organises the football league, Úrvalsdeild, and the Iceland national football team and Iceland women's national football team.[3][4][5] It is based in Reykjavík.

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  1. ^ "Iceland coming in from the cold". UEFA.org. UEFA. Retrieved 26 December 2015. 
  2. ^ "Knattspyrnusamband Íslands (KSÍ)". KSI.is. Knattspyrnusamband Íslands. Retrieved 26 December 2015. 
  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. 

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