Elfar Freyr Helgason

  • Date of birth : 27/07/1989
  • Position : Defender
  • Country : Iceland Iceland
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Elfar Freyr Helgason

Elfar Freyr Helgason

Clubs: Breidablik

Under-21 debut: 6-2 v Northern Ireland (08/09/2009)

• Made his first-team breakthrough with Breidablik in 2009 and is now established as one of the most solid centre-backs in Iceland.

• A late bloomer, in relative terms, he did not represent Iceland at U17 or U19 level.

• Has been linked with a host of Scandinavian clubs since the turn of the year.

Last updated: 07/06/11 21.06CET


Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 06/09/2016 15:06 CET
30.06.2016UEFA Europa LeagueFirst qualifying roundBreidablikBreidablik2-3JelgavaJelgava9000
07.07.2016UEFA Europa LeagueFirst qualifying roundJelgavaJelgava2-2BreidablikBreidablik9000

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Elfar Freyr Helgason
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 27/07/1989 (26)
  • Country: Iceland

  • Height: 190cm
  • Weight: 82kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Europa League 2016/17

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Europa League (Second qualifying round)
    15/07/10: Motherwell 1-0 Breidablik
  • National team: UEFA European Under-21 Championship (Qualifying round)
    08/09/09: Northern Ireland 2-6 Iceland

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Iceland U-2140

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 08/07/2016 01:16 CET