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Steinarsson takes Iceland honour

Published: Tuesday 21 October 2008, 14.30CET
After topping the Urvalsdeild scoring charts with 16 goals in 21 appearances, Keflavík striker Gudmundur Steinarsson has been voted Iceland's Player of the Year at the annual Football Association of Iceland awards.
by Stefán Stefánsson
Steinarsson takes Iceland honour
Keflavík's Gudmundur Steinarsson with his award ©UEFA.com
Published: Tuesday 21 October 2008, 14.30CET

Steinarsson takes Iceland honour

After topping the Urvalsdeild scoring charts with 16 goals in 21 appearances, Keflavík striker Gudmundur Steinarsson has been voted Iceland's Player of the Year at the annual Football Association of Iceland awards.

Keflavík striker Gudmundur Steinarsson has been voted Iceland's Player of the Year at the annual KSÍ awards.

Goalscoring exploits
Steinarsson, 29, finished as the Urvalsdeild's top goalscorer with 16 strikes from 21 games for Keflavík as they finished runners-up in the league behind FH Hafnarfjördur. Valur Reykjavik's Dóra María Lárusdóttir was voted the country's outstanding female player, after the forward scored 15 goals in 17 games as her club defended their title. Keflavík's Kristján Gudmundson won the award for best men's coach while Valur co-coaches Elísabet Gunnarsdóttir and Freyr Alexandersson picked up the women's equivalent.

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