Iceland to Go for Victory in Oslo

football_iceland_vs_albania_september_10_03_psIceland coach Lars Lagerbäck told the BBC, before the crucial game against Norway later today, that Iceland is going for victory. “We have to go for victory but we can also benefit from other results. We will of course hear what is going on between Switzerland and Slovenia, and if it’s good news we will try to be more careful.”

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170 Brazilians of Icelandic Origin Attend Gala Dinner

curitiba_brazil_wikiOne hundred and seventy people, most of Icelandic origin, gathered for a gala dinner in Curitiba, South Brazil, last Saturday to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the first settlement of Icelanders in the country. At the event, many of the attendees met, for the first time, other people of Icelandic origin.

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