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UEFA Nations League: Iceland - Belgium Match press kits

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IcelandIcelandLaugardalsvöllur - ReykjavikWednesday 14 October 2020
20.45CET (18.45 local time)
Group A2 - Matchday 4
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

UEFA Nations League
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
08/09/2020GS-FTBelgium - Iceland5-1
BrusselsWitsel 13, Batshuayi 17, 69, Mertens 50, Doku 79; H. Fridjónsson 10
UEFA Nations League
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
15/11/2018GS-FTBelgium - Iceland2-0
BrusselsBatshuayi 65, 81
11/09/2018GS-FTIceland - Belgium0-3
ReykjavikE. Hazard 29 (P), R. Lukaku 31, 81
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
03/09/1977QR (GS)Belgium - Iceland4-0
BrusselsVan Binst 14, Martens 19 (P), Courant 59, Lambert 66
05/09/1976QR (GS)Iceland - Belgium0-1
ReykjavikVan Der Elst 72
1976 UEFA European Championship
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
06/09/1975PR (GS)Belgium - Iceland1-0
LiegeLambert 43
08/09/1974PR (GS)Iceland - Belgium0-2
ReykjavikVan Moer 39 (P), Teugels 87 (P)
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
22/05/1972QR (GS)Iceland - Belgium0-4
BrugesJanssens 28, Lambert 32 (P), 52 (P), Dockx 59
18/05/1972QR (GS)Belgium - Iceland4-0
LiegeVan Himst 13, Polleunis 33, 58, 90
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
04/09/1957QR (GS)Iceland - Belgium2-5
ReykjavikJonsson 1, Thordarson 85; Van Herpe 9, Willems 40, Vandenberg 65, 81, 88
05/06/1957QR (GS)Belgium - Iceland8-3
BrusselsOrlans 5, 58, Piters 10, Vandenberg 13, Mees 20, 26, Coppens 42, 43 (P); Thordarson 33, 78, Jonsson 82
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Iceland400440043003120012742
Belgium440044003300121200427

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Squad list Only this chapter

Iceland - Squad list
League phase
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Hannes Halldórsson27/04/198436Valur - 20
12Ögmundur Kristinsson19/06/198931Olympiacos - 10
13Rúnar Rúnarsson18/02/199525Arsenal - 00
Defenders
2Birkir Sævarsson11/11/198435Valur - 00
3Hólmar Eyjólfsson06/08/199030Rosenborg - 20
4Victor Pálsson30/04/199129Darmstadt - 30
5Sverrir Ingason05/08/199327PAOK - 20
6Ragnar Sigurdsson19/06/198634Copenhagen - 10
14Kári Árnason13/10/198238Víkingur Reykjavík - 10
14Hjörtur Hermannsson08/02/199525Brøndby*20
18Hördur Magnússon11/02/199327CSKA Moskva*20
23Ari Skúlason14/05/198733Oostende - 10
Midfielders
8Birkir Bjarnason27/05/198832Brescia - 30
11Jón Dagur Þorsteinsson26/11/199821AGF - 10
15Mikael Anderson01/07/199822Midtjylland - 20
16Rúnar Már Sigurjónsson18/06/199030Astana - 10
20Albert Guðmundsson15/06/199723AZ Alkmaar - 30
21Arnór Ingvi Traustason30/04/199327Malmö - 20
Forwards
9Kolbeinn Sigthórsson14/03/199030AIK - 00
19Vidar Kjartansson11/03/199030Vålerenga - 00
22Jón Dadi Bödvarsson25/05/199228Millwall*30
Coach
-Erik Hamrén27/06/195763 - 30
Belgium - Squad list
League phase
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Davy Roef06/02/199426Gent - 00
12Simon Mignolet06/03/198832Club Brugge - 30
13Thomas Kaminski23/10/199227Blackburn - 00
Defenders
2Toby Alderweireld02/03/198931Tottenham - 30
3Jason Denayer28/06/199525Lyon - 31
4Dedryck Boyata28/11/199029Hertha - 10
15Thomas Meunier12/09/199129Dortmund*20
21Timothy Castagne05/12/199524Leicester - 20
22Brandon Mechele28/01/199327Club Brugge - 00
Midfielders
5Leander Dendoncker15/04/199525Wolves - 00
6Axel Witsel12/01/198931Dortmund - 31
8Youri Tielemans07/05/199723Leicester*20
14Hans Vanaken24/08/199228Club Brugge - 10
18Yari Verschaeren12/07/200119Anderlecht - 20
19Dennis Praet14/05/199426Leicester - 10
Forwards
7Jéremy Doku27/05/200218Rennes - 31
9Leandro Trossard04/12/199425Brighton - 10
10Romelu Lukaku13/05/199327Internazionale - 21
11Yannick Carrasco04/09/199327Atlético - 20
16Dodi Lukebakio24/09/199723Hertha - 00
17Divock Origi18/04/199525Liverpool - 00
20Christian Benteke03/12/199029Crystal Palace - 00
23Michy Batshuayi02/10/199327Crystal Palace - 12
Coach
-Roberto Martínez13/07/197347 - 30

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Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeAndris Treimanis (LVA)
  • Assistant refereesHaralds Gudermanis (LVA) , Aleksejs Spasjonnikovs (LVA)
  • Fourth officialKevin Clancy (SCO)
  • UEFA DelegatePeadar Ryan (IRL)
  • UEFA Referee observerItchko Lozev (BUL)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Andris Treimanis16/03/1985269

UEFA Nations League matches between the two teams

No such matches refereed

Other matches involving teams from either of the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
28/05/2014U19ELITERepublic of IrelandIceland2-1Dublin
22/07/2014UCL2QRCeltic FCKR Reykjavík4-0Edinburgh
31/03/2015FRIE.GS-FTEstoniaIceland1-1Tallinn
06/08/2015UEL3QRFC Zorya LuhanskR. Charleroi SC3-0Kyiv
30/09/2015UYLR1IF ElfsborgStjarnan2-0Boras
23/02/2016UYLR16RSC AnderlechtGNK Dinamo Zagreb3-0Brussels
26/07/2017UCL3QRNK MariborFH Hafnarfjördur1-0Maribor
23/08/2018UELPOKRC GenkBrøndby IF5-2Genk
14/02/2019UELR32SK Slavia PrahaKRC Genk0-0Prague
19/06/2019U21GS-FTSpainBelgium2-1Reggio Emilia

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Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Iceland

  • UEFA Nations League - Group stage – final tournament
    Group A2 - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    England3210317
    Belgium3201836
    Denmark3111324
    Iceland3003190
    Matchday 1 (05/09/2020)
    Iceland 0-1 England
    0-1 Sterling 90+1 (P)
    Halldórsson, Hermannsson, Pálsson, Ingason, B. Bjarnason, Guðmundsson, Árnason, Þorsteinsson (66 Sigurdsson), H. Magnússon, Traustason (76 Hallfredsson), Bödvarsson (91 H. Fridjónsson)
  • Matchday 2 (08/09/2020)
    Belgium 5-1 Iceland
    0-1 H. Fridjónsson 10, 1-1 Witsel 13, 2-1 Batshuayi 17, 3-1 Mertens 50, 4-1 Batshuayi 69, 5-1 Doku 79
    Kristinsson, Hermannsson, Fjóluson, Pálsson, Eyjólfsson , B. Bjarnason, Sigurdsson (72 Anderson), Guðmundsson, H. Fridjónsson (70 Bödvarsson), Baldursson (54 Hallfredsson), A. Skúlason
  • Matchday 3 (11/10/2020)
    Iceland 0-3 Denmark
    0-1 Sigurjónsson 45 (og) , 0-2 Eriksen 46, 0-3 Skov 61
    Halldórsson, Pálsson, Ingason, R. Sigurdsson (73 Eyjólfsson ), B. Bjarnason, G. Sigurdsson, Finnbogason (12 Bödvarsson), Sigurjónsson, A. Gunnarsson (46 Anderson), H. Magnússon, Traustason (68 Guðmundsson)
  • Matchday 4 (14/10/2020)
    Iceland-Belgium
  • Matchday 5 (15/11/2020)
    Denmark-Iceland
  • Matchday 6 (18/11/2020)
    England-Iceland

Belgium

  • UEFA Nations League - Group stage – final tournament
    Matchday 1 (05/09/2020)
    Denmark 0-2 Belgium
    0-1 Denayer 9, 0-2 Mertens 76
    Mignolet, Alderweireld, Denayer, Vertonghen, Witsel, Tielemans (87 Doku), R. Lukaku, Carrasco (57 Praet), Mertens (80 Trossard), T. Hazard, Castagne
  • Matchday 2 (08/09/2020)
    Belgium 5-1 Iceland
    0-1 H. Fridjónsson 10, 1-1 Witsel 13, 2-1 Batshuayi 17, 3-1 Mertens 50, 4-1 Batshuayi 69, 5-1 Doku 79
    Casteels (56 Mignolet), Alderweireld, Denayer, Vertonghen, Witsel, De Bruyne (80 Vanaken), Doku, Mertens, Meunier, T. Hazard (65 Verschaeren), Batshuayi
  • Matchday 3 (11/10/2020)
    England 2-1 Belgium
    0-1 R. Lukaku 16 (P) , 1-1 Rashford 39 (P) , 2-1 Mount 65
    Mignolet, Alderweireld, Denayer, Boyata, Witsel, De Bruyne (73 Verschaeren), Tielemans, R. Lukaku, Carrasco (83 Doku), Meunier, Castagne
  • Matchday 4 (14/10/2020)
    Iceland-Belgium
  • Matchday 5 (15/11/2020)
    Belgium-England
  • Matchday 6 (18/11/2020)
    Belgium-Denmark

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Legend

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