Birkir Bjarnason

  • Date of birth : 27/05/1988
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : Iceland Iceland
 
  • ISL
  • ISL
The official website for European football

Birkir Bjarnason

Birkir Bjarnason

Clubs: Viking FK, FK Bodø/Glimt (loan)

Under-21 debut: 0-4 v Scotland (28/02/2006)

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

• Has represented Iceland at U17, U19, U21 and senior level.

• Moved to Norway as a youngster − now approaching 90 league matches for Viking.

• His father, Bjarni Sveinbjörnsson, was a prolific goalscorer in the Icelandic league in the 1980s and 1990s for Thór Akureyri and ÍBV Vestmannaeyjar.

Last updated: 07/06/11 21.50CET

http://www.uefa.com/news/newsid=1638900.html#birkir+bjarnason

Match log

DateCompetitionPhaseMinsGSA
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 16/04/2014 02:00 CET
07.09.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundIcelandIceland2-0NorwayNorway9000
11.09.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundCyprusCyprus1-0IcelandIceland9000
12.10.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundAlbaniaAlbania1-2IcelandIceland8510
16.10.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundIcelandIceland0-2SwitzerlandSwitzerland9000
22.03.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundSloveniaSlovenia1-2IcelandIceland9000
07.06.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundIcelandIceland2-4SloveniaSlovenia9010
06.09.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundSwitzerlandSwitzerland4-4IcelandIceland9001
10.09.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundIcelandIceland2-1AlbaniaAlbania9010
15.09.2013Italian Serie ASampdoriaSampdoria0-3GenoaGenoa4500
21.09.2013Italian Serie ACagliariCagliari2-2SampdoriaSampdoria4500
25.09.2013Italian Serie ASampdoriaSampdoria0-2RomaRoma2800
11.10.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundIcelandIceland2-0CyprusCyprus9001
15.10.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundNorwayNorway1-1IcelandIceland9000
20.10.2013Italian Serie ALivornoLivorno1-2SampdoriaSampdoria9000
26.10.2013Italian Serie ASampdoriaSampdoria1-0AtalantaAtalanta9000
30.10.2013Italian Serie AVeronaVerona2-0SampdoriaSampdoria9000
15.11.2013FIFA World CupPlay-off for Final TournamentIcelandIceland0-0CroatiaCroatia9000
19.11.2013FIFA World CupPlay-off for Final TournamentCroatiaCroatia2-0IcelandIceland9000
15.12.2013Italian Serie AChievoChievo0-1SampdoriaSampdoria3900
22.12.2013Italian Serie ASampdoriaSampdoria1-1ParmaParma000
09.01.2014Italian CupFifth roundRomaRoma1-0SampdoriaSampdoria9000
13.01.2014Italian Serie ASampdoriaSampdoria3-0UdineseUdinese2400
13.01.2014Italian Serie ASampdoriaSampdoria3-0UdineseUdinese2400
18.01.2014Italian Serie AJuventusJuventus4-2SampdoriaSampdoria4500
02.03.2014Italian Serie ATorinoTorino0-2SampdoriaSampdoria900
05.03.2014Friendlies 2014-16First roundWalesWales3-1IcelandIceland4400
23.03.2014Italian Serie ASampdoriaSampdoria5-0VeronaVerona1900
26.03.2014Italian Serie ASassuoloSassuolo1-2SampdoriaSampdoria9001

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Birkir Bjarnason
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (age): 27/05/1988 (25)
  • Country: Iceland
  • Squad number: 22
  • Club: Sampdoria ( ITA)


  • Currently playing:
    • FIFA World Cup 2012/14

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (Group stage)
    30/11/05: CSKA Sofia 2-0 Viking
  • 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

TeamPGS
Iceland60
Iceland U-21193
Iceland U-1980
Iceland U-1731
Total364

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Standard Liège30
Viking10
Total40
Last updated: 20/11/2013 01:15 CET
  • © 1998-2014 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The UEFA word, the UEFA logo and all marks related to UEFA competitions, are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.