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Why Icelandic football has something to celebrate by Luke James

August 16, 2010


THE WILD celebrations of Stjarnan FC have gained them world-wide fame and brought some attention to the comparatively unknown Icelandic premier division. Almost 8 million people have watched Youtube sensation Halldor Orri and his teem mates reel in Johann Laxdal, who’s surname means ‘salmon valley’, after scoring an extra time winner in a league match. […]