Skála ÍF

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Full name Skála Ítróttarfelag
Founded 1965
Ground Skála Stadium
Ground Capacity 2,000
Chairman Arni Klein Abrahamsen
Manager Eyðun Klakstein
League 2017
2017 6th
Skála has also a team in the women's best division, here they play against FC Suðuroy.

Skála Ítróttarfelag (Skála ÍF) is a Faroese football club based in Skáli, municipality of Runavík. The club was founded on 15 May 1965. They currently (2017) play in Effodeildin,[1] which is the top football league of the Faroe Islands. They were promoted to the top league after winning the 2015 season of 1. deild with 70 points. They were also promoted to the top tier after the 2013 season,[2] but were relegated after one year in Effodeildin.

The 2005 season was the best in the club's history as Skála finished second and qualified for the 2006–07 UEFA Cup.[3][4]


Current squad[edit]

As of 18 July 2017.

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 Ari Olsen
4 Faroe Islands DF Jákup Jacobsen
5 Georgia (country) DF Valeri Iobashvili
6 Faroe Islands MF Pætur Dam Jacobsen ( captain)
7 Faroe Islands MF Ólavur Mikkelsen
8 Faroe Islands MF Andras Frederiksberg
9 Georgia (country) FW Mamuka Toronjadze
10 Faroe Islands MF Jákup Johansen
11 Poland MF Michal Przybylski
12 Faroe Islands GK Steffan Gaard
15 Faroe Islands MF Jákup Joensen
16 Faroe Islands MF Pauli Hansen
No. Position Player
17 Faroe Islands DF Jónhard Frederiksberg
18 Faroe Islands MF Jan Ingason Hansen
19 Faroe Islands FW Andreas Jacobsen
20 Faroe Islands MF Edvin Jacobsen
21 Faroe Islands FW Brian Jacobsen
22 Faroe Islands DF Arnhold Berg
23 Faroe Islands MF André Olsen
24 Faroe Islands DF Aksel Jacobsen
25 Faroe Islands DF Leivur Joensen
Faroe Islands MF Álvur Christiansen
Faroe Islands MF Teitur Joensen
Faroe Islands MF Símun Peter Poulsen
Faroe Islands FW Jóhan Bergsson Johansen

UEFA club competition record[edit]

Competition Matches W D L GF GA
UEFA Cup 2 0 0 2 0 4
UEFA Intertoto Cup 2 0 0 2 0 3
Season Competition Round Opponent Results
2005 UEFA Intertoto Cup 1st Round Finland Tampere United 0–2, 0–1
2006–07 UEFA Cup 1Q Norway Start 0–1, 0–3

Home results in bold.


  • Faroe Islands John Petersen (2007–08)
  • Faroe Islands Pauli Poulsen (2014–17)
  • Faroe Islands Eyðun Klakstein[5] (2017-Present)


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  2. ^ "B68 og Skála upp og B71 niður" (in Faroese). 2 October 2013. Retrieved 13 April 2017. 
  3. ^
  4. ^, Skála get acceptable result after disastrous start.
  5. ^ "Skála fingið nýggjan venjara". Retrieved 2017-12-13. 

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