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Icelandic Footballer Best in Britain in March

Icelandic footballer Gylfi Þór Sigurðsson, who plays for Swansea City in the UK Premiere League, was named the league’s best player in March. It’s a great honor for Gylfi, who is the first Icelander to receive the recognition.

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A football game in Iceland. Archive photo by Páll Stefánsson.

Gylfi scored four goals in two away games last month and contributed to Swansea beating Wigan 2-0 and Fulham 3-0, visir.is reports.

A special committee selects the players of the month on behalf of the Premier League. Among other players who have been named this season are David Silva at Manchester City, Robert van Persie at Arsenal, Gareth Bale at Tottenham, and Scott Parker also at Tottenham.

Click here to read more about Gylfi’s achievements.

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