Handknattleiksfélag Kópavogs

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Full name Handknattleiksfélag Kópavogs
Founded 26 January 1970; 47 years ago (1970-01-26)
Ground Kórinn,
Kópavogur, Iceland
Ground Capacity 5,501 (1,869 seated)
Chairman Sigurjón Sigurðsson
Manager Brynjar Björn Gunnarsson
League 1. deild karla
2017 1. deild karla, 4th

Handknattleiksfélag Kópavogs (HK) is an Icelandic sports club from the town of Kópavogur, mainly known for its football and handball teams. The club has a football team playing in the second tier of Icelandic football.


The club dates back to 1969, but was officially established on 26 January 1970. Originally only a handball team, with the football team established in 1992. The summer of 2007 saw the football team play for the first time in the Icelandic top division, the Úrvalsdeild. The club were relegated in their second season to the second tier and were again relegated to the third tier in 2011.

Current squad[edit]

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

No. Position Player
1 Iceland GK Andri Thór Grétarsson
2 Iceland DF Birkir Valur Jónsson
3 Iceland DF Hinrik Atli Smárason
4 Iceland DF Leifur Andri Leifsson
5 Iceland DF Gudmundur Thór Júlíusson
6 Iceland DF Bjarni Gunnarsson
7 Iceland MF Ingimar Elí Hlynsson
8 Iceland FW Ragnar Leósson
9 Iceland MF Kristófer Eggertsson
10 Iceland FW Hákon Ingi Jónsson
No. Position Player
11 Iceland MF Ísak Óli Helgason
15 Iceland DF Teitur Pétursson
16 Iceland MF Joey Gudjónsson
17 Iceland MF Eidur Gauti Saebjörnsson
20 Iceland FW Árni Arnarson
22 Iceland DF Aron Ýmir Pétursson
23 Iceland MF Ágúst Freyr Hallsson
27 Iceland FW Jökull Elísabetarson
30 Iceland DF Reynir Haraldsson

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