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# iceland - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

'It's been the perfect response from England' — Steve McClaren tempts fate as Iceland net winner
# Shteve
From The42
# Shteve

'It's been the perfect response from England' — Steve McClaren tempts fate as Iceland net winner

Jun 28th 2016, 10:20 AM 15,179 Views 18 Comments

McClaren froze on air as Kolbeinn Sigthorsson squeezed what turned out to be the winning goal past Joe Hart.

They've had a tough few months - so it's no surprise Icelanders are losing their minds a little
# Iceland Smites
# Iceland Smites

They've had a tough few months - so it's no surprise Icelanders are losing their minds a little

Jun 28th 2016, 8:50 AM 30,893 Views 22 Comments

Their adult population is just a little larger than that of Kildare. So, yes, they’ve been partying.

'The future is bright' - Rooney denies international retirement after England debacle
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

'The future is bright' - Rooney denies international retirement after England debacle

Jun 28th 2016, 8:43 AM 4,739 Views 14 Comments

The captain says he is determined to fight on under a new manager.

# iceland - Monday 27 June, 2016

Iceland hero Sigurdsson: 'England thought it would be a walk in the park'
# Cold As Ice
From The42
# Cold As Ice

Iceland hero Sigurdsson: 'England thought it would be a walk in the park'

Jun 27th 2016, 11:26 PM 10,860 Views 12 Comments

Ragnar Sigurdsson feels England underestimated Iceland and expected an easy evening in Nice.

Roy Hodgson resigns as England manager following shock defeat to Iceland
# The End
From The42
# The End

Roy Hodgson resigns as England manager following shock defeat to Iceland

Jun 27th 2016, 10:33 PM 11,911 Views 34 Comments

Hodgson won’t be seeking to renew a contract which was due to expire at the end of the tournament.

The dream continues for Iceland as they stun England to book quarter-final spot
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

The dream continues for Iceland as they stun England to book quarter-final spot

Jun 27th 2016, 10:15 PM 41,860 Views 145 Comments

Huge shock in France sets up a quarter-final against the hosts.

The Joe Hart howler that gave Iceland a shock lead against England
# Ice Ice Baby
From The42
# Ice Ice Baby

The Joe Hart howler that gave Iceland a shock lead against England

Jun 27th 2016, 8:46 PM 21,484 Views 58 Comments

The England goalkeeper should have done much better for Iceland’s second goal.

As it happened: England v Iceland, Euro 2016 From The42
Live Jun 27th 2016, 7:00 PM

As it happened: England v Iceland, Euro 2016

Sterling starts as England make 6 changes for Iceland clash
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

Sterling starts as England make 6 changes for Iceland clash

Jun 27th 2016, 6:37 PM 7,611 Views 9 Comments

The Manchester City winger returns despite struggling in England’s games against Russia and Wales.

My Best Road Trip: taking in volcanic views, glaciers and geo-thermal pools in Iceland
# Reader Routes
# Reader Routes

My Best Road Trip: taking in volcanic views, glaciers and geo-thermal pools in Iceland

Jun 27th 2016, 4:09 PM 2,167 Views 8 Comments

Taking in all the breath-taking scenery Iceland has to offer with my mates in a Land Rover Defender.

# iceland - Saturday 25 June, 2016

A lot of Icelanders are too busy watching Euro 2016 to vote for their new President
# Priorities In Order
# Priorities In Order

A lot of Icelanders are too busy watching Euro 2016 to vote for their new President

Jun 25th 2016, 5:16 PM 14,861 Views 11 Comments

Around 10% of the country’s population are in France as voters go to the polls.

# iceland - Friday 24 June, 2016

Icelandic chihuahua prepares to chase the England rhino
# Ice Ice Baby
From The42
# Ice Ice Baby

Icelandic chihuahua prepares to chase the England rhino

Jun 24th 2016, 2:41 PM 3,490 Views 2 Comments

Elmar Bjarnason has revealed Iceland’s unusual source of motivation ahead of their clash with England.

# iceland - Thursday 23 June, 2016

'It shows what you can do when you're not playing for yourself' - Iceland midfielder's dig at Ronaldo
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

'It shows what you can do when you're not playing for yourself' - Iceland midfielder's dig at Ronaldo

Jun 23rd 2016, 12:37 PM 6,616 Views 8 Comments

The minnows finished ahead of Portugal in Group F.

# iceland - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Iceland 2-1 Austria: Win keeps fairytale going for islanders
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

Iceland 2-1 Austria: Win keeps fairytale going for islanders

Jun 22nd 2016, 7:16 PM 4,979 Views 6 Comments

England now lie in wait for Lars Lagerback’s underdogs, who made the knockout stages in breathtaking fashion thanks to Arnor Traustason’s last-minute winner

# iceland - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

After 'hammering' Portugal, Icelanders are training their ire on Ronaldo
# Monsters Of Men
# Monsters Of Men

After 'hammering' Portugal, Icelanders are training their ire on Ronaldo

Jun 15th 2016, 1:36 PM 36,009 Views 53 Comments

That “small mentality” jibe isn’t going down at ALL well.

# iceland - Friday 10 June, 2016

Greater depth of feeling will be the fruit of Platini's expanded tournament
# Column
From The42
# Column

Greater depth of feeling will be the fruit of Platini's expanded tournament

Jun 10th 2016, 8:13 AM 11,896 Views 22 Comments

The former Uefa president is begging for an invite to the party he organised.

# iceland - Saturday 4 June, 2016

The footballing revolution that helped the smallest-ever country qualify for the Euros
# Out From The Cold
From The42
# Out From The Cold

The footballing revolution that helped the smallest-ever country qualify for the Euros

Jun 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 23,819 Views 13 Comments

With a population of less than 330,000, Iceland is finally ready for the big stage.

# iceland - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Icelanders are still feeling angry, hurt and disappointed after a bizarre few weeks
# Panama Fallout
# Panama Fallout

Icelanders are still feeling angry, hurt and disappointed after a bizarre few weeks

May 28th 2016, 9:00 AM 23,193 Views 21 Comments

In the wake of the Panama Papers controversy, what’s the national mood in Iceland? TheJournal.ie visited, to find out.

# iceland - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Iceland's prime minister is gone and now protesters want the whole government to resign
# Panama Papers
# Panama Papers

Iceland's prime minister is gone and now protesters want the whole government to resign

Apr 6th 2016, 9:17 PM 13,007 Views 19 Comments

Hundreds of demonstrators massed on the square outside parliament in Reykjavik, urging the entire centre-right government to quit.

# iceland - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Iceland's prime minister resigns in wake of Panama Papers controversy
# Leaked Documents
# Leaked Documents

Iceland's prime minister resigns in wake of Panama Papers controversy

Apr 5th 2016, 10:48 PM 49,375 Views 135 Comments

He is facing allegations he and his wife used an offshore firm to hide investments.

Father Ted's famous protest sign has caused some confusion in Iceland
# Ecumenical Matter
From The Daily Edge
# Ecumenical Matter

Father Ted's famous protest sign has caused some confusion in Iceland

Apr 5th 2016, 5:44 PM 11,359 Views 0 Comments

Careful now!

# iceland - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Pictures: this amazing Irish cancer survivor has conquered a huge Icelandic glacier... on crutches
# Fighting Fit
# Fighting Fit

Pictures: this amazing Irish cancer survivor has conquered a huge Icelandic glacier... on crutches

Mar 3rd 2016, 6:10 AM 19,813 Views 20 Comments

Nikki Bradley is a woman with a level of determination that might make an average person feel very small indeed.

# iceland - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Low-fare carrier offers one-way flights to LA and San Francisco for €199
# Via Reykjavik
# Via Reykjavik

Low-fare carrier offers one-way flights to LA and San Francisco for €199

Jan 12th 2016, 2:45 PM 29,828 Views 51 Comments

The route involves a two-hour stopover in Iceland.

# iceland - Friday 6 November, 2015

A low-fare airline is about to start flying from Ireland to Los Angeles and San Francisco
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

A low-fare airline is about to start flying from Ireland to Los Angeles and San Francisco

Nov 6th 2015, 12:30 PM 41,770 Views 48 Comments

Are you watching, Michael O’Leary?

# iceland - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Iceland have become the smallest country ever to qualify for the Euros
# Mighty Minnows
From The42
# Mighty Minnows

Iceland have become the smallest country ever to qualify for the Euros

Sep 6th 2015, 11:55 PM 7,688 Views 8 Comments

Czech Republic also secured their place at next summer’s tournament in France.

# iceland - Monday 22 June, 2015

Celtic's Champions League opponents are famous for their genius goal celebrations
# Originality
From The42
# Originality

Celtic's Champions League opponents are famous for their genius goal celebrations

Jun 22nd 2015, 2:20 PM 5,330 Views 2 Comments

They’re the guys who brought us ‘The Toilet, ‘The Bicycle’ and ‘The Fish’.

# iceland - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Here's every single 'Game of Thrones' location in real life
# Norn Iron
# Norn Iron

Here's every single 'Game of Thrones' location in real life

Jun 6th 2015, 8:30 PM 41,380 Views 30 Comments

This comes as part of a promotional drive by a Moroccan travel agency.

# iceland - Monday 25 May, 2015

Here's what happens when you try to drink some water in Icelandic winds
# Mirage
From The Daily Edge
# Mirage

Here's what happens when you try to drink some water in Icelandic winds

May 25th 2015, 10:00 PM 5,827 Views 4 Comments

Oh the pain of it all.

# iceland - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Meet the "accidental airline owner" planning to fly us to America for next to nothing*
# Straight Outta Reykjavik
# Straight Outta Reykjavik

Meet the "accidental airline owner" planning to fly us to America for next to nothing*

Feb 7th 2015, 5:00 PM 22,842 Views 25 Comments

*Relatively speaking. And via Reykjavik, it should be added.

# iceland - Thursday 15 January, 2015

You can now get direct flights from Ireland to Iceland
# Holiday
# Holiday

You can now get direct flights from Ireland to Iceland

Jan 15th 2015, 2:35 PM 30,083 Views 88 Comments

Nice one.

# iceland - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Iceland's Christmas 'minge pies' are going viral... but they're fake
# Minge Pies
From The Daily Edge
# Minge Pies

Iceland's Christmas 'minge pies' are going viral... but they're fake

Oct 28th 2014, 1:45 PM 5,700 Views 1 Comment

Tragically.

Ireland makes the top 10 in global study on gender gap
# Mind The Gap
# Mind The Gap

Ireland makes the top 10 in global study on gender gap

Oct 28th 2014, 8:41 AM 10,404 Views 16 Comments

Iceland came out on top while Yemen was listed last.

# iceland - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Angry driver tries to fight car park barrier, loses
# Fight Fight Fight
From The Daily Edge
# Fight Fight Fight

Angry driver tries to fight car park barrier, loses

Oct 23rd 2014, 2:30 PM 2,571 Views 0 Comments

Nobody beats the barrier.

# iceland - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Journalist wins case against Iceland over report on addiction centre sex abuse
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Journalist wins case against Iceland over report on addiction centre sex abuse

Oct 21st 2014, 5:16 PM 10,491 Views 5 Comments

It is the second case against Iceland Erla Hlynsdóttir has won.

# iceland - Saturday 18 October, 2014

11 once-in-a-lifetime winter holiday experiences to make your friends jealous
# Wanderlust
From The Daily Edge
# Wanderlust

11 once-in-a-lifetime winter holiday experiences to make your friends jealous

Oct 18th 2014, 1:00 PM 32,845 Views 14 Comments

Weather getting you down? Here are some dreams.

# iceland - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Iceland's 'master plan' for Ireland continues with two new shops
# Munster
# Munster

Iceland's 'master plan' for Ireland continues with two new shops

Oct 15th 2014, 4:42 PM 21,269 Views 34 Comments

The supermarket chain is opening two new stores, one in Cork and one in Waterford, which will create at least 44 new jobs.

# iceland - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Icelandic police's adorable Instagram will restore your faith in humanity
# Arresting
From The Daily Edge
# Arresting

Icelandic police's adorable Instagram will restore your faith in humanity

Oct 2nd 2014, 9:54 PM 8,615 Views 5 Comments

Everybody be cool this is a robbery. A robbery of your HEART!

# iceland - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

What's that smell? Fumes from Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano reach Ireland
# Cough Cough Cough
# Cough Cough Cough

What's that smell? Fumes from Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano reach Ireland

Sep 9th 2014, 10:20 AM 18,872 Views 10 Comments

Higher-than-normal levels of sulphur dioxide reached Ireland over the weekend.

# iceland - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Iceland issues red alert after new eruption near volcano
# Watch Out
# Watch Out

Iceland issues red alert after new eruption near volcano

Aug 31st 2014, 11:30 AM 14,723 Views 5 Comments

Earlier this week, airspace was closed near the volcano after an eruption on the glacier.

# iceland - Friday 29 August, 2014

Airspace reopened after eruption next to Icelandic volcano
# Iceland
# Iceland

Airspace reopened after eruption next to Icelandic volcano

Aug 29th 2014, 12:18 PM 19,990 Views 16 Comments

There was a “fissure eruption” on the glacier surrounding Bardarbunga