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Eggert Jónsson

Published: Tuesday 3 May 2011, 17.22CET
Iceland
Published: Tuesday 3 May 2011, 17.22CET

Eggert Jónsson

Iceland

Clubs: KF Fjardabyggdar, Heart of Midlothian FC

Under-21 debut: 2-2 v Slovakia (07/09/2007)

Senior international debut: 0-3 v Denmark (21/11/2007)

• Has featured in 118 Scottish Premier League games for Hearts since his move to the Edinburgh club in July 2005 from Fjardabyggdar.

• Though an established senior international, he started both legs of the play-off victory against Scotland, the country where he plays his club football.

• Able to play in defence or midfield, Jónsson has appeared in three of Iceland's UEFA EURO 2012 qualifiers.

Last updated: 07/06/11 20.57CET

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