Steinþór Freyr Þorsteinsson

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Steinþór Freyr Þorsteinsson
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Personal information
Full name Steinþór Freyr Þorsteinsson
Date of birth (1985-07-29) 29 July 1985 (age 31)
Place of birth Iceland
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
KA
Number 8
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2008 Breiðablik 91 (3)
2009–2010 Stjarnan 28 (7)
2010–2011 Örgryte IS 9 (2)
2011–2013 Sandnes Ulf 82 (13)
2014–2016 Viking 49 (5)
2016 Sandnes Ulf (loan) 22 (1)
2017– KA 0 (0)
National team
2001–2002 Iceland U-17 8 (2)
2003 Iceland U-19 5 (0)
2009– Iceland 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 July 2015.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21 January 2014

Steinþór Freyr Þorsteinsson (born 29 July 1985) is an Icelandic footballer who currently plays for KA in the Úrvalsdeild. He is known for his outstanding athleticism and long throw-ins. He was voted the best player of the first seven rounds of the Icelandic deild in both 2009 and 2010.[1]

On 31 July 2010 he signed a 2 12-year contract with Örgryte IS, but was released when the club went bankrupt in early February 2011. In March 2011 he signed a one-year contract with Norwegian club Sandnes Ulf. At Sandnes Ulf, Steinþór has shown an amazing skill to win penalties and free kicks. In his first 9 games for the team, he had already won 6 penalties for the team.[2]

International career[edit]

Steinþór played his first senior national team game for Iceland in November 2009 against Iran.

Career statistics[edit]

As of 26 October 2016[3][4]
Season Club Division League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2010 Örgryte IS Superettan 9 2 0 0 9 2
2011 Sandnes Ulf Adeccoligaen 25 2 2 1 27 3
2012 Tippeligaen 29 6 1 0 30 6
2013 28 5 2 1 30 6
2014 Viking 29 4 4 2 33 6
2015 20 1 2 0 22 1
2016 Sandnes Ulf OBOS-ligaen 22 1 2 0 24 1
2017 KA Úrvalsdeild 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Total 162 21 13 4 175 25

References[edit]

  1. ^ Steinþór: Er í skemmtilegasta hlutverkinu, mbl.is, 16 June 2009
  2. ^ Skjølsvik: – Deilig!, 22 May 2011
  3. ^ "Steinthór Thorsteinsson" (in Swedish). svenskfotboll.se. Retrieved 20 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "Steinthór Thorsteinsson" (in Norwegian). altomfotball.no. Retrieved 20 October 2012. 

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