The official website for European football

Helguson restored to Iceland selection

Published: Friday 29 August 2008, 14.47CET
Heidar Helguson has returned to the Iceland squad after a two-year absence for their opening FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Norway and Scotland on 6 and 10 September. The 31-year-old Bolton Wanderers FC striker will look to add to his 40 caps for his country; by contrast, Keflavík midfielder Hólmar Örn Rúnarsson is still seeking his first after being named in Ólafur Jóhannesson's 22-man selection.
Published: Friday 29 August 2008, 14.47CET

Helguson restored to Iceland selection

Heidar Helguson has returned to the Iceland squad after a two-year absence for their opening FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Norway and Scotland on 6 and 10 September. The 31-year-old Bolton Wanderers FC striker will look to add to his 40 caps for his country; by contrast, Keflavík midfielder Hólmar Örn Rúnarsson is still seeking his first after being named in Ólafur Jóhannesson's 22-man selection.
Last updated: 29/08/08 15.58CET

http://www.uefa.com/news/newsid=743753.html#helguson+restored+iceland+selection

UEFA.com features

Dialogue with fans crucial – UEFA President
  • Dialogue with fans crucial – UEFA President
  • UEFA’s educational programme aims to look after tomorrow’s stars
  • Youth League referees taking a major step
  • Ex-England defender Ugo Ehiogu dies aged 44
  • 'Let us not be afraid' - Aleksander Čeferin
  • Assistant referees train in Malaga
  • The long and the shirt of it...
  • Facing challenges and embracing change - Aleksander Čeferin
  • Discover UEFA's competitions
  • European legends join UEFA as football advisors
1 of 10