Iceland take a squad of 15 to the first game


12 January 2017

The Icelandic national team unveiled yesterday their list of 15 players for the first game of 2017 IHF Men’s Handball World Championship against Spain in Metz (tonight, 20:45 CET). They now hold onto the right to add a 16th player at their on discretion at a later date.

Iceland’s official roster for France 2017:

Goalkeepers : Bjorgvin Gustavsson (Bergischer), Aron Edvardsson (Bietigheim)

Players : Kari Kristjansson (IBV), Runar Karason (Hannover-Burgdorf), Asgeir Halgrimsson (Nimes), Arnor Atlason (Aalborg), Gudjon Valur Sigurdsson (Rhein-Neckar Löwen), Olafur Gudmundsson (Kristianstad), Bjarki Mar Elisson (Füchse Berlin), Arnor Gunnarsson (Bergischer), Arnar Arnarsson (Kristianstad), Gunnar Jonsson (Kristianstad), Gudmundur Helgason (Cesson-Rennes), Omar Magnusson (Aarhus), Janus Smarason (Haukar)