Gylfi Sigurdsson

  • Date of birth : 08/09/1989
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : Iceland Iceland
 
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Gylfi Sigurdsson

Gylfi Sigurdsson

Clubs: Reading FC, Shrewsbury Town FC (loan), Crewe Alexandra FC (loan), TSG 1899 Hoffenheim

Under-21 debut: 0-3 v Germany (16/11/2007)

Senior international debut: 4-0 v Andorra (29/05/2010)

• Following a couple of loan spells away from the club, Sigurdsson shot to prominence with 16 league goals in 38 second-tier matches from midfield for Reading in 2009/10.

• Started this season with the English club but joined Hoffenheim in late August for around €7m − ended the campaign with nine goals in 29 Bundesliga outings.

• A set-piece specialist, he scored two long-range efforts in the play-off second leg against Scotland.

Last updated: 08/06/11 17.45CET

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General info

  • Name: Gylfi Sigurdsson
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 08/09/1989 (25)
  • Country: Iceland
  • Squad number: 23
  • Club: Swansea ( ENG)

  • Height: 186cm
  • Weight: 77kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA European Football Championship 2014/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Europa League (Group stage)
    20/09/12: Tottenham 0-0 Lazio
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (Qualifying round)
    23/09/05: Iceland 6-0 Andorra

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Iceland62
Iceland U-21126
Iceland U-19105
Iceland U-1732
Total3115

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Tottenham193
Total193
Last updated: 10/09/2014 01:28 CET
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