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Kolbeinn Sigthórsson

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

Kolbeinn Sigthórsson

Iceland

Clubs: Víkingur Reykjavík, HK Kópavogur, AZ Alkmaar

Under-21 debut: 0-1 v Cyprus (22/08/2007)

Senior international debut: 2-0 v Faroe Islands (21/03/2010)

• On target in both qualifiers against 2009 U21 champions Germany.

• Top scored for AZ with 15 Eredivisie goals in his debut season in the Dutch club's first team − struck five times in a 6-1 home win against VVV Venlo in January 2011.

• Took to senior international football with aplomb with three goals in his first five outings, including a debut effort against the Faroe Islands.

Last updated: 08/06/11 18.21CET

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