Eggert Jónsson

  • Date of birth : 18/08/1988
  • Position : Defender
  • Country : Iceland Iceland
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Eggert Jónsson

Eggert Jónsson

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

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Eggert Jónsson
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 18/08/1988 (26)
  • Country: Iceland

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (Play-offs)
    20/08/09: Dinamo Zagreb 4-0 Hearts
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (First qualifying round)
    30/09/04: Iceland 1-1 Republic of Ireland

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Iceland U-21140
Iceland U-1960
Iceland U-1730

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 24/04/2015 10:35 CET